What YOU Can Do

Find out your carbon footprint. A carbon footprint is the measure of the amount of greenhouse gases, measured in units of carbon dioxide, produced by human activities like energy generation, heating, transportation, and waste generation.Calculate your carbon footprint now!

Save energy through efficiency and conservation. CCI’s “Get Energy Smarter” website is a great place to start.

Consider purchasing renewable energy for your home or organization. View your options at www.papowerswitch.com.

Spend less time driving alone. The Pittsburgh region has excellent resources for learning more about public transit, commuting options, and biking.

Recycle more and create less waste. A great, local source of information is Zero Waste Pennsylvania.

Get your business involved, by signing up for Green Workplace Challenge and compete to save energy, increase profitability, and create a more healthy work environment.

 

Don’t see what you’re looking for? You can always contact us at info@pittsburghclimate.org and we would be happy to help you find the information you’re looking for to live more sustainably and fight climate change, right here in southwestern PA.