Here are just a few ideas to think about. They are taken from GreenNewton.org website, where you will find many more thoughtful tips and ideas on how to personally contribute to bettering this planet. You can also subscribe to their free newsletter.
- Put solar on your rooftop or opt up to 100% clean energy on your electric bill for a very easy but really big impact.
- Insulate your home, use high efficiency heating and cooling systems, and electrify if you can. Start with a home energy assessment.
- Walk, bike, and take public transportation when you can, and make your next car an electric vehicle.
- Cut down on meat and dairy consumption. And compost your organics.
- Buy less stuff (especially plastic) and reuse what you have.