"Harvesting the Sun: Solar Power in New York City"

"The power of the sun in the palm of my hand" is how the hubristic Doc Ock characterized his plans for the future of NYC's energy in Spider-Man 2. Of course, he had something a bit more sinister in mind than solar panels, which, if these folks are right, have the greatest potential for powering our metropolis in the coming years. Innovators—including members of City College's solar decathlon team—discuss the bright possibilities.