Wendy Philleo

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Points Total

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  • 348 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    820
    dollars
    saved
  • up to
    16,000
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

Challenges

Create Your Own

Reducing plastics

Get plastic out of my life!

Uncompleted
Create Your Own Challenge

Quick Fixes

Only run a full dishwasher

I will make it a habit to only run a full dishwasher to save water and energy.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Turn off the lights

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

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Adjust the thermostat

To avoid excessive heating and cooling, I will turn the thermostat down a few degrees in the winter and up in the summer.

COMPLETED 0 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Highest-Impact Solutions

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.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Highest-Impact Solutions

Eat a plant-rich diet

I will substitute half of my meat consumption with plant-based foods to save an average of $420 on groceries and over 7 tons of carbon emissions per year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Highest-Impact Solutions

Commit to an electric vehicle (EV)

I will switch to an electric vehicle and save at least $800 in fuel costs alone and prevent about 3 tons of carbon emissions compared to a typical gasoline-powered car every year.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Highest-Impact Solutions

Participate in a green power program

If clean energy on my home is not an option, I will enroll in a legitimate green power program to encourage sourcing of electricity from renewable energy sources.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Flying

Avoid or carbon offset your flight

If I have to fly, I will choose to offset the CO2 emissions of my flight by purchasing a carbon offset.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

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  • Wendy Philleo 4/30/2019 1:17 PM
    I started a new challenge which others can join me in -- Getting plastic out of my life!  I find this is one I need to think about ahead of time - bring my water bottle, bring produce bags to the grocery store, etc.   Still creeps in.