31 Oct '17, 4pm

via @nrdc

via @nrdc

It’s no secret that Americans have one of the world’s highest per-person carbon emissions rates —or that much of your personal carbon load can be traced back to a little place called home. In other words, the climate change battleground is even closer than your own backyard. It’s in your bathroom, the kitchen, and the basement, too. So if you’re serious about doing your part to fight climate change, that hybrid or electric car in your driveway is a good start, but it’s not enough. Take a good look at the fixtures and appliances in your home. By making some upgrades or tweaks, or simply by changing the way you use them, you will reduce your emissions―and save on your energy bills, too.

Full article: https://www.nrdc.org/stories/energy-efficient-home-makeover

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