Action 312: Wall clad your home Scandinavian style

Date: 08 November Action: 312 Cost of taking action: HIGH   From our guest writer Jasmin Harrison in Australia Insulating our homes properly is an essential part of any plan to reduce carbon emissions and limit climate change Today’s action promises to give your home a stylish look and help (read more …)

Action 304: Use thermal curtains in the colder seasons

Date: 31 October Action: 304 Cost of taking action: LOW   Thermal lined curtains can cut your heating bills and your carbon emissions This simple action will help you to keep your household bills down as well as contributing to our target of reducing the carbon emissions that come from (read more …)

Action 298: Investigate installing solar panels

Date: 25 October Action: 298 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ VARIES   From our guest writer Lakshika in the USA Investigating installing solar panels on your rooftop Today’s topic is an action on how we can reduce our carbon footprint and save money in long term by investing in installing (read more …)

Action 288: Ask your politicians to take note of what Greenland did this summer

Date: 15 October Action: 288 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   Fossil fuels: a recent announcement from Greenland could prove to be a significant step This summer, Greenland made a very interesting announcement. The government there has decided to no longer issue licenses to permit exploration for gas and (read more …)

Action 286: Install reflective window film in warm weather

Date: 13 October Action: 286 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ LOW   Save on your electricity costs and reduce your carbon dioxide footprint Hot weather drives up the use of air conditioning units and fans, all of which pushes up our consumption of electricity and thus of fossil fuels. You (read more …)

Action 283: Cancel some of your newspapers

Date: 10 October Action: 283 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   The traditional newspaper is in decline – in more ways than one! We entirely recognise the value of reading, and that newspapers have a role to play in many countries where internet access is more limited or (read more …)