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Edith deGuzman in Noticias Ulitmas: In the face of the heat wave, Los Angeles is testing innovative solutions to cool its streets

California has been experiencing an unprecedented heat wave since mid-August that affects the health of millions of inhabitants and promotes hundreds of fires.¬†In Los Angeles, the city is relying on reflective pavements and revegetation to lower temperatures.¬† “By combining revegetation and solar reflection, we can have a real impact on temperatures and save lives,”¬†believes Edith de Guzman, director in charge of research within the Tree People environmental association.