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Sharon Rosevelt

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Food

Eat Local

I will source 1 meal(s) per day from local producers. This could include signing up for a local CSA, buying from a farmer's market, visiting a food co-op, foraging with a local group, or growing my own ingredients.

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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.

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Explore travel methods other than flying

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

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Learn about the impact of flying

I will read about the energy impact of flying.

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Share resources with neighbors

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

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Reuse, repurpose or donate what you can

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

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Share resources with neighbors

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

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Combine errands

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

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Drive speed limit

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

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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% .

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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.

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Only run a full dishwasher

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

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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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Recycle

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

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Reduce unnecessary purchases

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

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Opt out of paper junk mail lists

I will opt out of junk mail lists to reduce wasted material and energy.

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    Sharon Rosevelt 12/21/2020 5:44 AM
    Keeping air at 78 and heat at 65.  Turning off lights in rooms as I leave. Using timer on water heater.