Solar panels may be added to future educational buildings

Solar panels should be added to all future educational buildings.

That was the call of Sinn Fein councillor Colm Carthy at a recent meeting of Cavan-Monaghan Education and Training Board.

The board unanimously agreed that it’s something worth considering at the design stage of any future educational builds.

Councillor Carthy says that solar panels would go a long way towards decreasing the large cost of heating and electricity bills in schools: