School Rooftops Become Solar Farms Under Company’s Plan
December 13, 2013
A clear, cold day on a South Kensington rooftop. Some 444 solar panels covered in snow.
“Our job today is take the snow off of every—no, I’m just kidding,” Micah Gold-Markel said to the four high school students standing on the football field-sized roof. He’s the founder of the local benefit corporation Solar States; they’re from YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School.