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The climate is changing, but how should we?

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While we wait for the “big boys” to act (or not) at their annual conferences in far flung locales, there is much we can be doing on the local level to reduce carbon emissions and address the changes wrought by a changing climate…

But, what should we do first? ClimateWorks and others have laid out the ROI on carbon reduction actions but replacing light bulbs or insulating the attic just aren’t as “sexy” as installing solar panels. In this thread, the goal is to share how you have promoted smart carbon reduction strategies in your work, including selling the mundane to citizens as well as decision-makers.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=688493819 Stefan Doering

    Changing to be “environmentally-conscious” is kind of like asking someone to be a good parent. It means different things to different people.

    What I suggest, and do with my students, is they make a commitment to “best efforts”.

    Just like new parents, they will continually look for ways to improve their carbon footprint and lesson their load.

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