How a Germany Vacation Sparked a Solar-Energy Plan for Northland Self-Storage

November 4, 2020

When entrepreneurs go on vacation, they view things a bit differently than typical tourists. Germany offers myriad attractions for travelers, but when self-storage owner David McBride visited, he was particularly taken with the prevalence of solar- and wind-powered systems in the country. He also noted a similarity in climate to Northern Michigan, where he operates Northland Self-Storage. Fascinated by solar power since childhood, he decided to take the plunge and install a panel system at his facility in Petoskey, Mich. Watch this time-lapse footage of the project plus an inspirational dedication ceremony in which McBride expresses his company’s commitment to environmentally conscious practices.

Subscribe to Our Weekly Newsletter
ISS is the most comprehensive source for self-storage news, feature stories, videos and more.

You May Also Like