Big Apple to turn dumping ground into solar park

A new 10MW solar array is set to be built in New York City, boosting the city’s solar energy capacity by 50%. Located on 45 acres of land at Freshkills Park, a former landfill site on Staten Island (artist’s impression, pictured), it will generate enough clean electricity to power around 2,000 homes. It is part of the PlaNYC […]