food waste on land Anaerobic Digester October 21, 2020 4 minute read

Reducing Food Waste Key to Environmental Sustainability

Food waste has become a global emergency requiring a collaborative solution to effectively reinforce food security and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Anaerobic Digester October 05, 2020 3 minute read

American Organic Energy CEO Charles Vigliotti Featured on 'Waste on Wednesdays'

American Organic Energy President and CEO Charles Vigliotti recently sat down to discuss the latest developments in the company's plan to break ground on a cutting-edge anaerobic digester by year's end.

woman planting flowers in garden Organic Soil September 23, 2020 3 minute read

Climate Change & Custom Soil

On the heels of the warmest summer on record, New York City is now classified as a subtropical climate zone, leading many gardeners to rethink the types of plants and soil best suited for the region.

green plants and shrubs on roof against city skyline Green Roofs September 09, 2020 1 minute read

Impact of COVID-19 on Green Roof Projects

Green roof projects have begun to get back underway, following a pause in new construction and development during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, as urban development continues to look to natural solutions for the future.

Solar energy panels and windmills against blue sky on summer day Anaerobic Digester August 26, 2020 2 minute read

Going Green With Anaerobic Digestion

Anaerobic digestion may be a key weapon in the battle against climate change, as the world seeks green recovery protocols amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Green Roofs Integral to Green Recovery

Green roofs are major components of the nation's mission to achieve a sustainable future, as attention turns toward modeling urban landscapes to be more energy-efficient.

Anaerobic Digester June 30, 2020 1 minute read

Charles Vigliotti Appears on 'Grow for Good™' Podcast

AOE CEO Charles Vigliotti recently sat down with Jed Morey on the latest installment of Morey Creative Studios' Grow for Good™ podcast to discuss American Organic Energy's mission to transform organic waste disposal in the New York metropolitan region through its cutting edge anaerobic digester project.

bee pollinating lavender flowers Green Roofs June 24, 2020 2 minute read

Pollinator Problems: Murder Hornets' Effect on Bees

Recent sightings of Asian giant hornets, aka ‘murder hornets,’ in the Pacific Northwest have led to renewed concerns about the decline of the honey bee population and viable pollinators for flowering plants and crops in the United States.

trees, grass, and bushes on top of a roof building Green Roofs June 10, 2020 2 minute read

Maintaining Green Roof Projects During the Pandemic

Green roofs must be maintained year round, even during such a trying time as a worldwide pandemic, when special care should be taken to ensure irrigation systems are in working order.

Woman throwing fruits and vegetables into trash bin Anaerobic Digester May 27, 2020 3 minute read

Cut Down on Food Waste During COVID-19

Reducing organic food waste has become even more vital during the novel coronavirus pandemic, as disruptions in food supply has resulted in excess produce overrunning local landfills.

basket filled with organic vegetables Organic Soil May 13, 2020 2 minute read

Organic Gardening in the Time of COVID-19

Organic gardening is undergoing something of a renaissance due to recent upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, encouraging many to turn to growing their own fruits and vegetables.

organic soil with planted flowers Long Island Compost Organic Soil April 22, 2020 2 minute read

Cost Comparison: Organic vs. Inorganic Soil

Though organic soil is generally a bit more pricey than its inorganic counterpart, the benefits derived from such an investment are worthwhile in cultivating a healthy environment for plants and produce to flourish.

organic soil with plants growing slightly Long Island Compost Organic Soil April 08, 2020 1 minute read

Best Uses for Organic Soil

Organic soil has been proven a viable option for nurturing plants ranging from flowers to vegetables, and everything in between, providing needed nutrients to ensure these seedlings flourish.