The National Centre of Excellence for Green Roofs
The Green Roof Centre, Sheffield University

Green Roofs at the University

The University of Sheffield is the leading research establishment in this field in the UK, with an unrivalled range of expertise in the green roof arena. It has developed an international reputation for excellence in green roof studies.


The Green Roof Centre 

To enhance and focus the interdisciplinary research undertaken within Sheffield the Green Roof Centre was founded by the University of Sheffield, Groundwork Sheffield and the 4 surrounding local authorities (Barnsley, Doncaster, Sheffield and Rotherham). The Green Roof Centre operates with partners nationally to demonstrate the potential of green roof uptake in the UK.

More Information can be found here.