Posts Tagged: sustainability

Events

The Island Energy Conference Visits Star Island

This weekend we hosted the Island Institute’s annual Island Enery Conference for a field trip out to Star Island. The group toured Star to look at our innovative sustainable energy initiatives including our solar array and water filtration systems. Thank you to the Island Institute for including this trip – we hope everyone enjoyed it… Read more >

Green Gosport Initiative

Sustainability Digits: Green Beans, kiloWatts and Solar

We’ve been busy on Star Island measuring our resources. Here’s a look at some sustainability digits from 8/15-8/21. Green Beans Harvested: 7 lbs The gardens on Star Island are providing loads of produce for guests and staff. Beyond the 7 lbs of green beans harvested between August 15 – 21, we’ve also brought in 5.5… Read more >

Green Gosport Initiative

Sustainability Digits: Cardboard, Water, Chickens

We’ve been busy on Star Island measuring our resources. Here are some digits from the week of August 8 – 14: Compost to Chickens: 611 lbs Certain leftover foods can be sent to our flock of chickens on island. So instead of throwing out 611 lbs of food, we were able to feed our growing… Read more >