Heat Filtering Glass – Let the Sunshine In Again
Buildings that are made almost entirely of glass are a beautiful thing to behold and it allows for the maximum amount of light to come in, allowing you to use as little electrical light as possible. But a very unfortunate side-effect was noticed by all who have to work in such a building. Air-conditioning was needed almost immediately and the money you saved on electrical lighting went straight into avoiding a tropical rain-forest from sprouting out of the plant pots.
There are people who work tirelessly on ways to improve our lifestyles while simultaneously reducing our carbon footprints. A team of people like these developed a film that covers glass, blocking out the infrared.