As Several Cities Contemplate Community Solar Systems, NM Tries To Create Equity For Low Income Households

By JOHN FLESHER AP Environmental Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Strolling his church’s rooftop among 630 solar panels, Bishop Richard Howell Jr. acknowledged climate change isn’t the most pressing concern for his predominantly Black congregation — even though it disproportionately harms people of color and the poor. “The violence we’re having, shootings, killings, COVID-19,” Howell said […]