The Observer

The view from the green roof

In addition to its green plant covering, there are also solar pabels adjacent to the TVUC roof which help supply the building with energy.

Srivatsan Uchani, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2016

While the Tinkham Veale University Center’s (TVUC) green roof is often referred to as a “grass roof,” it is actually covered with plants from the cactus family, of the genus Sedum. The plants serve to efficiently regulate the amount of sunlight that TVUC receives (adjusting for changes in season),...

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