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Publikācija: Green Roof Water Retention Modeling by SWMM

Publication Type Conference paper
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Publication language English (en)
Title in original language Green Roof Water Retention Modeling by SWMM
Field of research 2. Engineering and technology
Sub-field of research 2.7 Environmental engineering and energetics
Authors Rihards Rušenieks
Agris Kamenders
Keywords extensive green roof, rainwater retention, green urban building, urban planning, energy efficiency
Abstract Green roof capability of rainwater runoff retention by accumulating it in storage layers and conduction back in atmosphere by evapotranspiration is studied and modeled in this paper. Modeling is done in Stormwater Management Model 5.0 (SWMM) software. Model is based on existing warehouse type building located in Riga and hourly Riga climatic data of 2012. Evaluation of model is carried and future study fields of green roof ecological benefits are discussed.
Hyperlink: http://alephfiles.rtu.lv/TUA01/000041673_e.pdf#page=36 
Reference Rušenieks, R., Kamenders, A. Green Roof Water Retention Modeling by SWMM. In: International Scientific Conference "Environmental and Climate Tehnologies": Abstract Book, Latvia, Rīga, 14-16 October, 2013. Riga: RTU Press, 2013, pp.36-36. ISBN 978-9934-8302-9-7.
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