Article on NationSwell: The Rooftop Decoration That Could Cut Your Energy Cost

The White Roof Project has been turning the tops of buildings white since 2010.

The White Roof Project does one, simple thing: It coats buildings’ roofs with a paint-like, white, reflective coating. Traditional roofing materials (like black tar), convert sunlight to heat — dramatically raising the interior temperatures and increasing cooling costs. Coating a roof white reflects the sunlight, drastically reducing its temperature and that of the building’s interior and surrounding environment.

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