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 287: Mix up your commute

Date: 14 October Action: 287 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   From our guest writer Paul Waye in Holland You can introduce variety into your commute and save carbon emissions and more As a regular running and cycling commuter since the early 90’s I have had to solve (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 285: Take your child to an aquarium

Date: 12 October Action: 285 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ MED   From our guest author Jasmin Harrison in Australia Childhood experiences shape our thinking and attitude – including about the environment When was the last time you visited an aquarium? Today’s action is simple and fun – take your (read more …)

Action 284: Plan Diwali with the environment in mind

Date: 11 October Action: 284 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   The Festival of Lights is approaching! Around the world, Hindus are preparing to celebrate Diwali from 04 November (this date varies as it is based on the Hindu calendar). Diwali means “Festival of Lights” and for many people (read more …)