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'Clean Energy Is a Fundamental Civil Right': Major Campaign to Expand Access to Solar

By Lorraine Chow, EcoWatch. Reposted with permission from EcoWatch. The  NAACP  is launching a major environmental justice campaign on January 13 to mark the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. The “Solar Equity Initiative” aims to provide solar job skills training to 100 individuals, install solar panels on more than 30 homes and community centers in low-income neighborhoods and communities of color, and strengthen equity in solar access policies in at least five states.
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