May 13, 2022 | News Story

OpEd: NYC Students Deserve Carbon-Free and Healthy Schools

“The Carbon Free and Healthy Schools plan would be transformational: it would institute energy audits and retrofits of each school, repair and replace HVAC systems, invest in climate resiliency upgrades, and electrify our fleet of school buses," write NYC Councilmembers Carmen De La Rosa and Rita Joseph, Chairs of the City Council Committee on Civil Service and Labor and Committee on Education, respectively, in a CityLimits OpEd published this week. "It would make use of schools’ large rooftops to generate solar power and increase school buildings’ overall energy efficiency.” Read more in CityLimits!