French Law Mandates Green Roofs, Solar Panels.
by Gina-Marie Cheeseman
Last week, the governing body passed a law that requires new buildings in commercial zones to be partially covered in either plants or solar panels,Agence France-Presse reported.
French environmental activists urged the government to pass a law requiring new buildings to cover their entire roofs with plants. However, the government managed to work with the activists, who support the new law.