About the Author
For over ten years, 2004 EPA Environmental Achiever award winner Earth Pledge has been leading efforts to find sustainable solutions to environmental challenges. Since 2001, Earth Pledges Green Roofs Initiative has worked with the many sectors necessary to achieve widespread green roof infrastructure. The organization has educated hundreds of design and building professionals, conducted scientific inquiry into green roof performance, worked with government to create support structures, and created a central online resource for green roof development GreeningGotham.org.
Earth Pledge identifies and promotes innovative techniques and technologies that restore the balance between human and natural systems. Through education, research, and implementation, Earth Pledge initiatives deliver viable models to government, industry and communities.