Marcy Reyes

Community Team

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 292 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1,380
    dollars
    saved
  • up to
    12,050
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

Challenges

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

Quick Fixes

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.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Quick Fixes

Keep your RPMs low

I will keep my car engine's RPMs low by avoiding abrupt accelerations and coasting into stops, improving my fuel economy by 15% –30% .

COMPLETED 0 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Drive speed limit

I will drive the speed limit to increase my fuel economy by 7% –14% .

COMPLETED 3 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Combine errands

I will combine errands and avoid multiple trips to increase my own time efficiency and to minimize my vehicle emissions.

COMPLETED 4 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

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 6 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Share resources with neighbors

I will set up a sharing initiative in my community to enable effective sharing of stuff, time, skills, and space.

COMPLETED 1 OF 438
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Turn off the lights

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

COMPLETED 7 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Minimize idling in your car

I will minimize the amount of time spent idling in my car to avoid wasting fuel.

COMPLETED 8 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Remove excess weight in the car

I will avoid keeping or transporting heavy objects in the car because this practice more quickly depletes fuel, improving my fuel economy by 1% for every 100 pounds of excess weight removed.

COMPLETED 2 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Quick Fixes

Reduce unnecessary purchases, buy long lasting products

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

COMPLETED 1 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

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 3 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Home

Conserve hot water

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

COMPLETED 2 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Flying

Learn about the impact of flying

I will read about the energy impact of flying.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Flying

Explore travel methods other than flying

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

COMPLETED 1 OF 438
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 7 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

Home

Reduce idle load

I will reduce the idle electricity load used by "vampire devices," especially when I'm not using my devices, saving an average of $70 and nearly a half ton of carbon emissions per year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Home

Keep A/C and furnace filters clean

I will use clean A/C and furnace filters in my home to ensure they run as efficiently as possible.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Keep tires properly inflated

I will keep my tires properly inflated to maximize my vehicle's fuel efficiency.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Materials

Recycle

I will avoid using disposable plates, cups, or utensils. Instead, I will use long-lasting and reusable materials.

COMPLETED 8 OF 438
DAILY CHALLENGE

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