Solar Reflective Paints Can Make Your Car Cooler, Cleaner

October 22, 2011 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Solar Reflective Paints Can Make Your Car Cooler, Cleaner

Courtesy of the Heat Island Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory /via We’ve all heard that wearing white on a hot day will keep you cooler than if you’re wearing black. So it makes sense that the same would hold true for your car. But that doesn’t mean that you have to be stuck with a white vehicle, or something equally light. A new government study finds that even darker colors can be cool, as in reducing air conditioning use and auto-related emissions along the way…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

See the original post here:
Solar Reflective Paints Can Make Your Car Cooler, Cleaner

Bad Behavior has blocked 1322 access attempts in the last 7 days.