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Durham County Library

Durham, NC

Renovations of the Main Library advance sustainability goals and energy efficiency


Location: Durham, NC

Date of Completion:  Ongoing

Green Roof System:  Pre-vegetated Mat

Size:  3,000 sqft

Plant Material:  Southeastern Sedum and Succulent Blend

Services Provided:  Installation

Architect: Vines Architecture

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Durham County Library

Renovations to the main library will meet LEED certification and accommodate the needs of a growing community. The green roof advances Durham County's sustainability goals, as well as cooling the building and surrounding area, reducing stormwater runoff, and demonstrating how green roofs can be an economic, visual, and environmental amenity for the community. 

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