The problem statement for the dissertation is ‘how can green roofs influence the
urban environment’. The theory is based on analyses related to the green roof technology
and how could green roofs make the urban life a more sustainable, a more habitable and a
more pleasant environment to live in. The analyses focus on several points that bring out the
impacts urban life is combating with at the moment and the aim is to find out how the
problems can be remediated.
There are many analyses that argument about green roofs having a positive impact upon the
urban environment. And even though the technology is rather new, green roofs projects are
increasingly implemented nowadays. In order to find more about those impacts and their
solutions you are invited to read about them in the following pages.