Become More Air Aware
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and
the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National
Weather Service urge Americans to "Be Air Aware" during Air Quality
Awareness Week, April 28 - May 2, 2008. The Air Quality Awareness Week homepage has
an entire week’s worth of links, including forecasting maps and
important heart and lung health information. There’s even an air
Cold Cash for Cool Roofs
A cool roof can mean cold cash, thanks to a cool roof rebate program.
The Louisville Metro Office of Sustainability announced a rebate program designed to combat urban warming as identified in the Urban Heat Management Study released last year. The Office of Sustainability is offering a rebate at a rate of $1 per square foot of cool roof, in an effort to incentivize at least 100,000 square feet of new cool roof installations.
There's a direct link between our air quality and children with asthma. Be a part of helping our community's asthmatic kids breathe easier by joining the KAIRE Network today.