Impacts

 Short-term

Reaching out with first class information to other organisations that promote the use of solar panels and expanded/improved habitats for  pollinators, especially solitary bees.

More qualified contractors and professionals in the fields of biodiversity green roofs and solar power installation.

Increase the uptake of biodiversity green roofs and solar panels in Europe

A conference to provide the results and promote the unique solar and biodiversity roof approach. Currently this is planned for October 2015

Create a niche market for biodiversity green roofs combined with solar panels in Europe.

Provide a mechanism for biodiversity and energy production at roof to interface with the EU Green Infrastructure and Ecosystems services policy and Climate change and low carbon economy policies that are part of the current aims of the EU commission.

Increase the use of roofs, especially in Urban areas, for pollinators particularly rare solitary bees and bumblebees.

 Chives on a green roofs

Chives on a green roofs

 

Medium Term

A conference to provide the results and promote the unique solar and biodiversity roof approach. Currently this is planned for October 2015

Swiss green roof

Swiss green roof

Long-term

Create a niche market for biodiversity green roofs combined with solar panels in Europe.

Provide a mechanism for biodiversity and energy production at roof to interface with the EU Green Infrastructure and Ecosystems services policy and Climate change and low carbon economy policies that are part of the current aims of the EU commission.

Increase the use of roofs, especially in Urban areas, for pollinators particularly rare solitary bees and bumblebees.

Green roof meadow and Solar Panels London

Green roof meadow and Solar Panels, London