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IMAGES: Giant Solar Energy Installation Coming To NYC Park

| Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

By Nicholas Rizzi TRAVIS — The world's largest landfill site will soon become the city's biggest solar energy farm. The huge solar installati...

NYC Plans To Build Wind Farm, Solar Power Plant

AP | Posted 03.21.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- A New York City site once known for the size of its garbage heaps would be home to alternative energy sources that could generate 20 megaw...

Birds Love Trash? Turning Staten Island Landfill Into Park Cripples Bird Population

Mother Nature Network | Jeffrey Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Unfortunately, Freshkills Park isn't what Fresh Kills landfill once was to bird-watchers. "There used to be more birds when it was a dump," said Susan...