Green Roof Directory

Green Roof Directory

A clear, concise directory of green roof, green infrastructure and related businesses and resources.

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Green Infrastructure Consultancy

Green Infrastructure Consultancy

The Green Infrastructure Consultancy provides the following Services:

  • Green roof, living wall and rain garden planning, design, specification and supervision
  • Advice on biosolar roofs (combined green roof / PV arrays)
  • Training for professionals
  • Drafting of policy and guidance for authorities
  • Green infrastructure audits and surveys with full GIS support Green Infrastructure strategies, action plans, project briefs
  • Advice on taking action for biodiversity for companies Advice on integration, coordination and trans-disciplinary working
  • Expert review and troubleshooting
  • Creation of design and build teams for projects where a comprehensive approach is required
Dusty Gedge

Dusty Gedge

The Urban Ecologist

Dusty is the co-founder and driving force behind livingroofs.org. The Dusty Gedge website is his personal site and provides more information on the man and his passions.

Green Roof Training

Green Roof Training

An Online Guide to Constructing Your Own Green Roof

The intention of the Small Scale DIY Green Roof Guide is take some of the mystery out of how to build a green roof. Many sites that sell green roof products can confuse people.

The authors were both getting numerous emails from people wanting to do a green roof. However, it was evident that the main stumbling block was a lack of confidence and confusion on what layer went precisely where and why?

So the online guide at Green Roof Training has been created to:

  • Give confidence to prospective DIY green roofers
  • Provide the principles behind why certain things are needed (or not) so choices can be made
  • Simple step by step instructions
  • Detailed construction illustrations

Featured Video

Retrofitted green infrastructure – where many thought it not possible

Retrofitted  green infrastructure – where many thought it not possible

Retrofitted green infrastructure in the Urban realm Green features retrofitted  into housing estates can have a real impact. It is essentially to work closely with the communities in question. This weeks featured video not only shows the benefits to the environment but also to the people living in the neighbourhoods. Retrofitted rain gardens and small green…

Green Infrastructure Roundup

Farming on rooftops – from Brussels to Frisco Bay via Paris

Farming on rooftops  – from Brussels to Frisco Bay via Paris

Rooftop farming has featured widely this last month when it comes to news. From Brussels to San Francisco via Paris a number of projects highlight the growing interest in urban farming on roofs. Staff are using green roofs to grow food all over the world. In London we are aware of several such roofs on corporate headquarters in the City.