Norwalk Church is the First to Install Solar Panels in Diocese of Des Moines
NORWALK, Iowa -- St. John the Apostle Catholic Church recently had 206 solar panels installed by Red Lion Renewables on the roof of the church as a part of Pope Francis' call to care for the earth. "It is a positive response on a practical level to address the deleterious effects of climate change. Such a positive action is in accord with the leadership of Pope Francis,” Bishop Richard Pates said in a news release.