30 Nov '13, 10am

NYC’s Largest Solar Power Plant Planned To Cover World’s Largest Landfill #cleantech

NYC’s Largest Solar Power Plant Planned To Cover World’s Largest Landfill #cleantech

On Monday, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that Freshkills Park on Staten Island, once the world’s largest landfill, will soon be converted into the city’s largest solar energy facility. Once completed, the plant will produce up to 10 megawatts of power — five times more than any solar energy system in the city and enough to power approximately 2,000 homes.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/11/30/nycs-largest-solar-po...

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