Built in the footprint of the old Osaka baseball stadium, Namba Parks is a shopping mall with an eight level rooftop garden that spans several city blocks and features tree groves, rock clusters, cliffs and canyons, lawns, streams, waterfalls, ponds and even space to grow veggies!
On 16 December 2014, the Municipal Council of Recife, Brazil, approved the Green Roof Law. This law requires buildings with more than four floors to have their roofs covered with native vegetation. The law also applies to any commercial building with more than 400 square meters.
The PACIA National Conference 2014 was a dynamic event that brought together over 100 stakeholders including industry, supply chain partners, government, research and academia, for challenging and inspiring discussions, along with networking across three days. - See more at: http://www.pacia.org.au/events/conference-presentations-2014#sthash.W9Po...
Sydney embraces the roof top garden culture with more then 50 green roof and 25 green walls providing communial greenspace.
The main keynote speaker videos are available along with power point presentations from all speakers. If you missed the World Congress recently you can catch up on all the latest information on green infrastructure.
10:30 - 12:00pm 08 November 2014
GRA Board Meeting (Directors Only) TIME: 1700 - 1830 GRA Members Forum (Members Only) TIME: 1830 - 1900 DATE: 07/10/2014 VENUE: Room 5A Board Room; Australian Technology Park, Everleigh, Sydney
Green roofs and green walls are the hottest urban property trend spreading throughout Australia's capital cities.