Archived Event Presentations

2021 Annual General Membership Meeting (AGM) Speaker Panel Presentations (Day 1)

2021 Annual General Membership Meeting (AGM) Presentations (Day 2)

2020 Annual General Membership Meeting (AGM) Presentations

2019 Annual General Membership Meeting (AGM) Presentations

2018 AGM Presentations

2017 AGM Presentations

2016 AGM Presentations

2015 AGM Presentations

2014 AGM Presentations

2013 AGM Presentations

2012 AGM Presentations

2011 AGM Presentations

2010 AGM Presentations

2009 AGM Presentations

2008 AGM Presentations

2007 AGM Presentations

2006 AGM Presentations

Rating Cool Roofs and Walls, Too
CoatingsPro Magazine, January 2021

Is it Cool?
Professional Roofing Magazine, May 2020

Cool Roof Policy Updates Trend in US Cities
PaintSquare, March 2020

CRRC Rated Products Directory: The Premier Resource for Identifying Roofing Materials for Your Project
Florida Roofing Magazine, July 2019

CRRC Talks Ins, Outs of Rated Products Directory
D&D News, Durability + Design, June 2018

Cool Roofs 101
Florida Roofing Magazine, April 2016

From 3 Years of Aging to 3 Days: Generating Interim Roof Ratings with Laboratory Aging
D+D In Depth, Durability + Design, March 2016

Cool Down with Cool Roofs:  Choosing the Right Roof for your Building
Florida Facilities Today, February 2013

Useful Links

Advocacy and Research

European Cool Roofs Council

Global Cool Cities Alliance (GCCA)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory's Heat Island Group

Oakridge National Laboratory (ORNL)


ORNL Cool Roof Calculator

  • Online tool for low-slope (e.g., commercial) roofs
  • Intended for small and medium-sized facilities that purchase electricity without a demand charge based on peak monthly load
  • A version of the calculator is available for large facilities that purchase electricity with a demand charge based on peak monthly load here

DOE Steep Slope Calculator

  • Online tool for steep-slope (e.g., residential) roofs

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory's Cool Surface Savings Explorer

  • Excel tool that reports energy, energy cost, emission, and peak power demand savings estimates drawn from simulation database
  • Limited to certain building catagories, locations, and vintages

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory's Solar Reflectance Index Calculator
SRI Calculator (Excel document)

Codes, Policy and Programs

Building Codes Assistance Project (BCAP)
depicts helpful interactive maps of the U.S. providing state energy code adoption information for residential and commercial codes.

Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency
source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Department of Energy (DOE)
Information on US codes

California Building Energy Efficiency Program
Title 24 Energy Code program updates

LEED v4.1 Heat Island Credit

Rebates and Codes


U.S. Department of Energy
Secretary of Energy Steven Chu shares his perspective about the benefits of cool roofing.

California Cool Roofs Information

California Energy Commission
Cool roof training videos.

Industry Links

Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA)

Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau (CSSB)

Chemical Fabrics and Film Association: Vinyl Roofing Division (CFFA)

International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC)

Metal Building Manufacturer’s Association (MBMA)

Metal Construction Association (MCA)

National Roofing Contractors Association

Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA)

Roofing Industry Committee On Weather Issues (RICOWI)

Single Ply Roofing Industry (SPRI)

Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance

Tile Roofing Institute

Union Roofing Contractors Association