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Shedding Some Light on Energy Codes

Why Roofing, Why NOW, Why So Many Different Requirements?

Conserving Energy Isn’t News… For over 30 years the need to conserve energy has impacted the way we live.

  • The gas crisis in the 70’s changed the way we made cars.
  • Brownouts and blackouts forced change in the way air conditioners, refrigerators, dishwashers and light bulbs are made.
  • Why Roofing… It’s our turn. Driven by local power authorities, the need to stretch capacity, to reduce urban heat islands (why cities are usually hotter than rural areas) and the growing acceptance of innately reflective single ply technologies, we have the ability to begin to really participate in energy conservation.

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