Green Values Stormwater Calculator!

The National Green Values™ Calculator (GVC) is an online tool that helps professionals compare the performance, costs, and benefits of Green Infrastructure (GI) to conventional stormwater practices. (click here for Green Values Website) The calculator is very easy to use, and step-by-step it helps you determine the average precipitation that falls on a particular locations and then helps you choose a stormwater runoff volume reduction goals.  It basically helps designers and engineers choose the right Green Infrastructure Best Management Practices that best meet the necessary runoff volume reduction goals in the most cost-effective way. According to Green Values: “results are not, in this version, meant to substitute for detailed, formal design and engineering assessments”, but we think that they help make the best design decisions early in the process…

TRY OUT THE CALCULATOR HERE

Green Values and its National Green Values™ Calculator are © Copyright 2003-10 Center for Neighborhood Technology

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