COVID-19 is a Wake-Up Call for Humanity

By Patrick Metzger Life is pretty strange for all of us right now. Hopefully, you’re practicing social distancing, remaining at home whenever possible until we hear otherwise. This has many of us feeling isolated in our own bubbles. And yet, at this moment our entire species is actually coming together all across the planet to rapidly adapt our way of life, and the environment is … Continue reading COVID-19 is a Wake-Up Call for Humanity

Solar Panels on a Landfill: New York’s Newest Solar Farm Goes Live

By Patrick Metzger Last Thursday, the city of Beacon, NY got a big boost to their renewable energy generation. That’s because a local landfill has been converted from a stagnant stretch of grass into a 2 megawatt solar farm—one of the largest in its territory. Residents and visitors who frequent the Dennings Point Trail along the Hudson River will notice the new solar panels stretching … Continue reading Solar Panels on a Landfill: New York’s Newest Solar Farm Goes Live