Atlanta, Ga  


Research Sources

Energy Balance Modeling Applied to A Comparison of White and Green Roof Cooling Efficiency

Evaluating Rooftop and Vertical Gardens as an Adaptation Strategy for Urban Areas

Information on US inflation rates over the past ten years

USGBC LEED Version 2.2 Credit System

Atlanta, GA Weather Data

Heat Island facts provided by the Environmental Protection Agency


*A full list of sources can be found on the last page of the final report.

Chris Renshaw

Building Statistics

Thesis Abstract

Technical Assignments

Thesis Research

Thesis Proposal


Final Report




User Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in‐progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Chris Renshaw. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.







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