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Solar-Powered Trash Compactors In Queens Enhancing Local Communities As Part Of Queens Clean Air Project Funded By N.Y. Power Authority


BEFORE and AFTER photos of a site in Flushing, Queens where the “BigBelly” solar-powered trash-compactor replaced the conventional garbage can.  Some 44 “BigBelly” units were placed in several Queens Business Improvement Districts as part of the Queens Clean Air Project, a program supported by a $2 million grant from the New York Power Authority.

Photo Credit:  Seahorse Power Company

For more information, please contact:  Joseph Leary, 914-390-8187 or 718-626-8239