Pope’s Global Call for Solar Catholic Schools is Laudato Si’ in Action

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Pope Francis tirelessly addresses climate change and global warming at international forums in Rome and around the globe. With this new initiative, the Vatican is enthusiastic, recognizing a global movement and effective means of implementing Pope Francis’ renowned encyclical, Laudato Si’, or Praised Be: On Care for Our Common Home . . . Confirming the untapped potential for solar schools in the US, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) reports, “While thousands of schools have already realized the cost savings and other benefits of installed solar energy capacity, this opportunity is generally underutilized.” Click to read more.

Image:  31 solarized catholic schools in Townsville, AU, are now saving $250,000 a year. Credit: catholicleader.com.au