Gotham Greens: A commercial-scale rooftop hydroponic greenhouse in New York City

Gotham Greens
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Experiments in urban sustainable agriculture

We've been writing about Gotham Greens for years, so I won't repeat the whole backstory of this very cool commercial-scale rooftop hydroponic greenhouse located in New York City (for more info, see the links on the left or this page here). I just wanted to share this cool short-film produced by Dark Rye:

City rooftops are definitely an underused resource, and I'm not just talking about growing food. Putting solar panels on them is another great option. Or at the very least, they should be painted white...

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Via Vimeo, Gotham Greens

See also: It started with coffee... Beautiful interactive map shows global land temperatures since 1900

Tags: Agriculture | New York City

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