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Subject:  Re: Lost jobs, looking at wrong thing? Date:  10/6/2012  1:14 PM
Author:  PucksFool Number:  410493 of 439285

Unfortunately, the mass effect of white roofs is not as effective as with an individual building because the reflected sunlight still warms the urban area, creating a larger, warmer urban heat island.

Well that certainly explains the balmy temperatures during antarctic summers.

http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/green-science...

PF
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