Bill Would Require 'Green' and 'Blue' Roofs on State-Developed Buildings (TRENTON) - The General Assembly recently approved legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo to boost the development of environmentally-friendly buildings 76-2.
The bill (A-2303) would require, to the extent feasible, that any new state government building, facility, or structure with at least 15,000 square feet in total floor area be designed, constructed, and managed to include a functioni
(TRENTON) - A two-bill legislative package sponsored by Assembly Democrats Wayne DeAngelo, Nancy Pinkin and Tim Eustace designed to encourage the creation of environmentally friendly buildings cleared the Senate Environment Panel on Monday.
Both bills aim to promote the incorporation of blue and green roofs into the design of new and existing buildings. Blue and green roofs use vegetation or mechanical devices to prevent roof water from draining too quickly, not only to im