February 14, 2012
100% Renewable Energy by 2050: The Steps We Need to Take (OT)
100% renewable energy is achievable by 2050. Let’s start by making every day National Sweater Day.
January 24, 2012
Posted by Katie Edmonds
I will admit, I feel a certain sense of pride and accomplishment when I participate in earth-friendly events like Sweater Day, and turn my thermostat down to conserve energy. But are actions like mine enough to help our climate get back on track?
Although individual actions, such as taking part in Sweater Day, are extremely important, according to WWF’s The Energy Report, to avoid the worst effects of climate change, we must reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% – below 1990 levels globally by 2050.