This artist rendering shows Broadmoor Community Church in New Orleans. As global warming produces more extreme weather a grassroots network is launching "Community Lighthouses" to meet the challenge of extended power outages. (Together New Orleans via AP)

'Community Lighthouses' powered by the sun and volunteers

This artist rendering shows Broadmoor Community Church in New Orleans. As global warming produces more extreme weather a grassroots network is launching "Community Lighthouses" to meet the challenge of extended power outages. (Together New Orleans via AP)

'Community Lighthouses' powered by the sun and volunteers

Solar panels are seen in Deport, Texas, July 15, 2021. (CNS photo/Drone Base, Reuters)

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