Use graduation money for solar panels instead

Your lives are going to be dominated by dangerous events caused by climate change

Use graduation money for solar panels instead

I have a suggestion for high school kids dismayed at a lack of any ceremony for their graduation. Why not focus the considerable money and effort that goes into graduation into meaningful action — like starting a fund to buy solar panels for your schools.

Your lives are going to be dominated by dangerous events caused by climate change for sure, and those solar panels would be a lasting legacy worthy of remembrance — unlike buying fancy clothes or car rides. And every time you rode by your old school, you could actually see what you had accomplished.

Peter Nix

Cowichan Carbon Buster

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