Caring for creation’s health is integral
to spiritual life and social justice.
Hoosier Interfaith Power and Light brings Indiana faith communities together to promote renewable energy and energy and efficiency, as a faith response to climate change.
H-IPL is an affiliate of Interfaith Power and Light, a national network of over 40 state chapters working to protect the earth’s ecosystems, safeguard the health of all creation, and ensure sufficient, sustainable energy for all.
#Save The Planet
By becoming energy efficient, individuals and congregations can save thousands of dollars and save the planet. H-IPL helps places of worship and people of faith reduce their utility costs through workshops on energy conservation and through our Task of the Month program.
#Pope Francis's Encyclical
Pope Francis released Laudato Si': On the Care of Our Common Home this past June. This encyclical is a strong statement for creation care and demands that we all take deliberate steps to protect the environment and climate. Read more about it and what people of faith are doing with this powerful doctrine.
So far, H-IPL has helped 25 congregations in 10 cities obtain solar panels. Numerous H-IPL members and supporters have installed solar panels on their homes. Learn how you and your congregation can do the same.
# Pray and Act
#Clean Power Plan
On the day that Pope Francis spoke to Congress. People of faith in Indiana gathered in downtown Indianapolis to pray, and to visit the offices of Senator Joe Donnelly and Governor Mike Pence to ask them to support the Clean Power Plan, which will help clean up Indiana's air and health.