The mayor of Newark, Ohio has unveiled plans to install a solar field at the site of a former manufacturing facility on the city's east side, according to an article in The Columbus Dispatch. The solar field is one component of a citywide initiative promoted by Mayor Bob Diebold to encourage "healthier lifestyles for Newark residents while also attracting businesses and promoting renewable energy." Milford, Ohio-based Melink Corp. is helping the city with its plans for the solar field.