Carbon Footprint Reduction tips: for your day to day life activities.

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your vehicle

  • Accelerate your vehicle slowly and smoothly.
  • Drive within speed limits.
  • Always maintain steady speed of your vehicle.
  • Keep your vehicle tuned up.
  • Do maintenance of your vehicle according to schedule.
  • Keep your vehicle tires properly inflated.

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your travel

  • Combine your trips with one another.
  • Do carpooling at least once a week.
  • Walk a mile. Short distances.
  • Work from home occasionally.
  • Trains may be good choice for you to travel in some cases.
  • Use non-stop flights to travel from one distance to another.
  • Optimize your trips.
  • Ask about environmental commitments from the hotel management in which you stay.

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your home

  • Use programmable thermostat.
  • Use Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) for lighting.
  • Keep your heating and cooling system properly tuned up.
  • Always look for Energy star rated appliances.
  • Conserve water. Turn the tap off while shaving or brushing.
  • Use electricity generated from renewable source.
  • Use solar water heaters.
  • Open the windows during daytime to save energy.

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your office

  • Shutdown your computer/system while leaving your desk.
  • Use PC energy saving technology to minimize energy usage of your computer and printer.
  • Avoid printing irrelevant files.
  • Save paper. Go for double-side printing.
  • Do carpooling while going to your office.
  • Open the windows during daytime to save energy.
  • Turn off the lights when not required.
  • Install occupancy sensors.

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your life

  • Pay attention to your energy consumption and waste habits.
  • Buy local products. Shipping of products burns lot of fuel.
  • Don’t waste food.
  • Recycle/Sell your old electronic devices.
  • Walk a mile.
  • Conserve water.
  • Follow the mantra

Recycle…Reduce…Reuse

Reduce Carbon Footprint of your Marriage

  • Use recycled paper for making your marriage invitation.
  • Go digital to make your marriage invitation.
  • Use local, organic and seasonal food items.
  • Use locally available flowers for decoration.
  • Give eco-friendly gifts products.
  • Transportation always the biggest contributor of carbon footprint. Avoid holding your marriage to distant places.
  • Use eco-friendly, natural and organic items for decorating your marriage location.