Projects and Workshops Completed

Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) Biodigesters

Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) Biodigesters

February 22, 2017 At the Tampa Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) across the road from my office at the Patel College of Global Sustainability, T.H. Culhane personally donated, and our students constructed, both a Solar CITIES floating IBC biodigester and my...

Community Garden Biodigester

Community Garden Biodigester

December 10, 2016 As part of our Green Faith Initiative, we built a couple of biodigesters with the students of USF's Patel College. We worked with Reverend Russel Meyer at the Faith Lutheran Evangelical Church Community Garden to supply liquid compost to the raised...

Basement Biogas at Lake Traverse Indian Reservation

Basement Biogas at Lake Traverse Indian Reservation

November 28, 2016 Solar CITIES Inc. and HomeBiogas stand with our First Nations brothers and sisters at Standing Rock and with all indigenous and other oppressed, marginalized, or hegemon-impacted people around the world who want to reclaim sovereignty and self...

Solar CITIES’ First HomeBiogas System

Solar CITIES’ First HomeBiogas System

October 17, 2016 Dr. Thomas H. Culhane, Professor of Sustainability at the Patel College at USF is now running this Israel HimeBiogas unit for student demonstrations. It is connected to a backyard barbecue. It was inoculated with four boxes of RidX and other...

One Thousand Gallon Plastic Water Tank Digester in Haiti

One Thousand Gallon Plastic Water Tank Digester in Haiti

  October 17, 2016 Immediately after Hurricane Matthew had passed, Solar CITIES co-founder and director Dr. T.H. Culhane, who teaches Environmental Sustainability and Justice and Sustainable Tourism at the Patel College of Global Solutions at USF Tampa, hopped...

Pickle Barrel Biodigester at Arava Institute

Pickle Barrel Biodigester at Arava Institute

May 21, 2016 The Solar CITIES Pickle Barrel biodigester was built at Beit Jala at the Talitha Kumi Evangelic Guest House during the Arava Institute Alumni Conference.  It was disassembled and brought by bus to the Arava Institute at Kibbutz Keturah near Eilat and...

Whole Earth Festival IBC Biodigester

Whole Earth Festival IBC Biodigester

April 25, 2016 Working with Peggy and Pat Rebol and Janessa Gans Wilder, we built this digester in the parking lot of city hall in Redding. This digester was built as part of the Whole Earth Festival. The digester was then set up at the Garden of Hope. See more...

IBC Biodigester and Ecotourism

IBC Biodigester and Ecotourism

March 19, 2016 Solar CITIES' board members T.H. Culhane and Christopher Lindstrom introduced the Solar CITIES' IBC biodigester system to the Puerta de la Vida Ecolodge and Retreat Center in San Isidro, Costa Rica. This build demonstrates that biogas can be used in...

Basement Biodigester in West Virginia

Basement Biodigester in West Virginia

February 20, 2016 Solar CITIES ventures deeper into the sustainable tourism industry with this signature biodigester at the Lone Oak Lodge in West Virginia, and ecotourism destination run by and built with Brock Smith. Brock writes that this sustainable tourism...

Hakoritna Farm Biogas Gas Build

Hakoritna Farm Biogas Gas Build

January 14, 2016 Solar CITIES, Envisaj Mercy, and Palestinian Polytechnic students worked together on January 13 and 14 to  build our "refugee camp" IBC based biodigester in a greenhouse at Hakoritna Farm.  The previous day we had built an identical system...

Solar CITIES Urban IBC Biodigester in Tulkarm

Solar CITIES Urban IBC Biodigester in Tulkarm

January 13, 2016 Mercy College Envisaj students build a kitchen waste demonstration digester across from the home of Ecovillage leader and organic farmer Fayez Odey Taneeb in the city of Tulkarm. The Taneeb family uses the digester and monitors it as part of our...

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