For Milwaukee Muslims, solar is an act of faith and service

October 30, 2017
By Kari Lydersen and Yana Kunichoff
Midwest Energy News

Burhan Clark points out the young fruit trees planted just above the steep, bramble-covered creek bed next to the Dawah Islamic Center on the North Side of Milwaukee. Planting trees is a form of sadaqah jariyah, or ongoing charity, he explains as his young sons scramble down to the creek and then help each other climb up a stone wall, exploring their slice of nature in the middle of the city.