Fun fact, schools spend more than $8 billion each year on energy, more than they spend on computers and textbooks combined. Take a second for that to sink in. Schools are major consumers of energy. They represent about 8% of energy use in the US. We know that burning fossil fuels accelerates global warming and pollutes our air and water. And if you’ve ever been … Continue reading Schools Go Green and Save Money
Last Friday, over 4 million people worldwide joined the Global Climate Strikes. Yesterday, at least 2 million more marched! 500,000 people marched in Montreal—the largest climate rally of all time. Young leaders are truly showing us the way. Greta Thunberg’s speech at the UN on Monday spoke truth to power. Her passion, grief, and rage are palpable. This is a global wake-up call. There are more amazing videos below, and you … Continue reading Millions Marched for Climate. Here’s What’s Next.