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Megha Baid

Sushil's Team

"Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world"

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Participant Impact

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    400
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Megha's Actions

Transportation

Roll windows down instead of A/C

I will use the natural cooling of putting my windows down when in the car instead of the air conditioning.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Materials

avoid plastic bags

I will not use plastic bags as far as possible. I will carry my own cloth/jute/paper bag to the supermarket.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Materials

Save Water

I will try to save water whenever possible every drop counts.

COMPLETED 8
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Home

Conserve hot water

I will conserve hot water when cleaning, bathing, and doing the laundry.

COMPLETED 8
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Quick Fixes

Reuse, repurpose or donate what you can

I will reuse materials instead of buying new ones and donate materials that I no longer use.

COMPLETED 2
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Quick Fixes

Reduce unnecessary purchases, buy long lasting products

I will reduce unnecessary purchases by only buying what I truly need.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Quick Fixes

Reduce food waste

The average American wastes over $400 and tons of energy on uneaten food per year, I will save that money and reduce the amount of food I waste by effectively meal planning, not overordering, and composting or donating leftover food.

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One-Time Action

Quick Fixes

Go paperless

I will avoid unnecessary printing and "go digital" whenever possible.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Highest-Impact Solutions

Explore travel methods other than flying

Instead of flying, I will compare alternative travel methods for my next long-distance trip.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Flying

Learn about the impact of flying

I will read about the energy impact of flying.

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One-Time Action

Quick Fixes

Take the stairs

I will take the stairs instead of the elevator for the benefit of my health and to save energy.

COMPLETED 9
DAILY ACTIONS

Quick Fixes

Turn off the lights

I will make it a habit to always turn off the lights when I leave a room.

COMPLETED 18
DAILY ACTIONS

Spread the Word

Introduce friends and family to Generation 180

I will introduce a friend or family member to Generation 180 to add more people to the clean energy transition.

COMPLETED 5
DAILY ACTIONS

Spread the Word

Read our blog

I will read Generation 180's blog to remain informed about the transition to clean energy and the role I can play in it.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Megha Baid's avatar
    Megha Baid 12/29/2020 11:02 PM
    160,000 plastic bags a second are produced!

    So, don't buy a plastic bag every time carry your own bag (cloth/jute/paper) 


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    Megha Baid 12/27/2020 11:05 PM

    • Sushil Baid's avatar
      Sushil Baid 12/28/2020 1:02 AM
      some excellent suggestions in the article. need to research to understand dish washer claim to be more efficient than hand washing.

  • Megha Baid's avatar
    Megha Baid 12/26/2020 11:40 PM

    15,342-ton plastic waste generated in India everyday which is 15588000 kg.


    So, carry your own bags when you go shopping.

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    Megha Baid 12/23/2020 11:11 PM
    Welcome @Aarya Rajput to our team, and be the agent of change

    • Sushil Baid's avatar
      Sushil Baid 12/24/2020 1:02 AM
      Welcome @Aarya! Few simple actions daily is all it takes and checkin.

      we together generate huge impact to conserve energy n environment. Also get to compete in a fun way. Megha is now overtaken Prashant!

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    Megha Baid 12/22/2020 5:01 AM
    Save the Earth, be the agent of change.

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    Megha Baid 12/19/2020 8:34 PM
    We saved up to $800 which is Rs. 58,856.00!

    • Sushil Baid's avatar
      Sushil Baid 12/20/2020 4:01 AM
      impact to environment through simple actions - is invaluable. great going!