Friday, March 22, 2019

Where to focus your household climate efforts

Climate change feels overwhelming to many. But this chart, though it’s a few years old, can help you visualize what are your largest sources of greenhouse gases.

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The easiest thing you can do to eliminate one of those segments is to buy green power from your electric utility or Arcadia Power. It will cost you around one latte a month.

If you want to know what else you can do to be more sustainable at home, check out our Tip Sheet that organizes actions into Easy and Advanced.

Check out events all April in the Verde Valley at www.VVEarthDay.com, including an OLLI class offered by the Sustainability Alliance called Home Sweet Home (how to make your household healthier and more sustainable.)

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