The Boston Globe: Solutions to Extreme Heat Can be Found in Our Streets

Cool pavements can fight heatwaves and climate change in cities
August 3, 2021

To keep cool, cities have relied on air conditioning and planting vegetation. In this opinion piece in The Boston Globe, CSHub's Randolph Kirchain and Hessam AzariJafari argue that they should also consider cool pavements, which could reduce summer peak air temperatures by 3 °F and lower emissions by 1.5 million tons over 50 years.