04 Jul '11, 6pm

Summer Travel Plans? 3 Ways To Reduce Your Emissions | Care2 Causes: It's not realistic (or healthy) to expect t...

Summer Travel Plans? 3 Ways To Reduce Your Emissions | Care2 Causes: It's not realistic (or healthy) to expect t...

Long weekends are the perfect excuse to get out of town. Escaping from the daily routine of life and work is great for the soul, but long distance travel usually requires a fossil fuel-burning vehicle, and that’s hard on the planet. If you’re planning to visit family or a much needed summer getaway, it’s important to remember the impact it travel has on your carbon footprint. The idea of waking up at home and falling asleep at the beach may sound tantalizing…until you realize how many climate change-increasing greenhouse gases it sends up into the atmosphere. It’s not realistic (or healthy) to expect that you’ll stay at home this entire summer, but when you travel, there are steps you can take to make your vacation as low-impact as possible. When You Fly Did you know that you’d could drive a regular car for about a year before it equals the carbon emissions of a single tra...

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