1/11/2013<< Back to Facilities Management Press Releases Home
Onset Publishes Best Practices Guide On Monitoring Green Roof Performance
BOURNE, MA — As green roofs become more popular for environmentally-sensitive, sustainable buildings, monitoring and documenting their performance has become important.
A new 12-page best practices guide from Onset, Monitoring Green Roof Performance with Weather Stations, discusses the importance of monitoring and documenting green roof performance, and explains how data logging weather stations can help measure stormwater runoff, improve irrigation scheduling, and help maintain healthy rooftop vegetation. It also includes tips and guidance on selecting and deploying weather stations for green roof monitoring projects.
A free copy of the guide can be downloaded at http://www.onsetcomp.com/greenwp.
Onset is the world’s leading supplier of data loggers. The company’s HOBO data logger and weather station products are used around the world in a broad range of applications, including building energy performance monitoring, water resources management, and ecological and agricultural research. Based on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Onset has sold more than 2 million data loggers since the company’s founding in 1981. Visit Onset on the web at http://www.onsetcomp.com.