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In May, the City installed a clean energy air conditioning solution with Verde Energy called Ice Bear as part of a pilot program. This technology makes ice at night, when the electric grid is generally unstressed and uses the ice to provide cold air for the air conditioner during the day, reducing electrical use at peak demand times when electric prices may be higher. Watch the video on the Green St. Charles page of our website to learn more. Read more »
Students from Haines Middle School learned about the value of natural areas and got a firsthand look at what it takes to care for our local parks on a recent day in May. The students pulled weeds, cleared pathways, removed fallen branches and brush, replanted displaced specimens and spread mulch at Langum Woods. The effort was coordinated by the St. Charles Tree Commission, St. Charles Park District and the City of St. Charles. Read more »