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Category Archives: Reduce Co2 Emissions

How many Trees to Offset a Flight?

A great way to offset your CO2 footprint by flying is to plant trees. We have made a calculator to that helps you determine how many trees you need to plant to offset your latest or future travels. All you need to do is to input you travel details, departing airport, number of travelers, destination […]

Two Ways to Go Carbon Neutral

Two Ways to Go Carbon Neutral! The most effective way for each of us to reduce climate change is to become carbon neutral in our own lives. Fortunately, there are two quick, but very essential actions we can take to attain this: Switch to 100% Renewable Electricity: in the U.S. and Canada, head over to […]

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint From Food

Eat locally-produced and organic food It has been evaluated that 13% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions result from the manufacturing and transport of food. Transporting food requires petroleum-based fuels, and many fertilizers are also fossil fuel-based. These smart choices can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint. Avoid Robert Mugabe’s Birthday Party This year attendees will be feasting on two […]

Reduce Your Home Energy Carbon Footprint

Insulate and seal your Home Reduce drafts and air leaks with caulk, insulation, and weather stripping. Many states offer programs and incentives to facilitate this, and a great example is Energy Upgrade California. Using these steps you can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint. Appliances Make energy efficiency a primary consideration when choosing a new furnace, air […]

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint From Driving

Alternatives to driving When possible, walk or ride your bike in order to avoid carbon emissions entirely. Carpooling and public transportation drastically reduce CO2 emissions by spreading them out over many riders. By using bike rides you can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint. Drive a low carbon vehicle High mileage doesn’t always mean low CO2 emissions. […]