Your Air Conditioning is Making the Heat Wave Worse

Your Air Conditioning is Making the Heat Wave Worse

July 27, 2016

While air conditioning temporarily cools, it’s making our world hotter. According to Berkeley Lab researchers, a crash program to maintain or establish three shade trees per building and make all roofs and pavement in U.S. cities reflective could decrease national cooling demand by 20 percent by driving temperatures lower.

For more, read The Washington Post article from July 22, 2016.

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