Could we cool large cities by painting them white?

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Snow-covered areas deflect solar radiation.
Could we cool large cities by painting all the roads, pavements, buildings, vehicles etc white?

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Could we cool large cities by painting them white?
« Reply #1 on: 04/06/2009 14:59:28 »
Don't let my Mrs see this, I have enough bloody decorating to do as it is!!!!
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