Tips to Reduce Your Daily Footprint

See our tips below to learn how each and every one of us can make a change to our daily lives.

ADVOCATE

  • Look out for companies that have set a science-based target
  • Vocally support clean energy with friends, family, and colleagues
  • Tell your local representative how you value renewable and climate-friendly policies
  • Vote with your wallet! Support businesses that take #DirectAction

ENERGY

  • Switch to an electricity supplier providing renewable energy sources
  • Invest in your own sources of renewable energy
  • Support suppliers that are working to provide 100% clean energy

FOOD

  • Eat less meat (especially beef and lamb) - try to eat a vegetarian meal twice a week
  • Buy locally-sourced, seasonal foods
  • Eliminate your consumption of bottled water

HOME

  • Turn off lights
  • Turn down heating
  • Properly insulate and draught-proof homes
  • Switch to energy-efficient lightbulbs
  • Unplug devices
  • Plant a garden
  • Air-dry laundry
  • Switch to paperless billing

SHOPPING

  • Recycle and re-use wherever possible
  • Reduce waste - buy fewer, longer-lasting products
  • Buy sustainably-produced food and goods
  • Identify eco-friendly goods

TRAVEL

  • Walk or cycle to work
  • Switch to public transport
  • Car pool
  • Lease electric cars
  • Reduce airline travel
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