The New York City Council on Friday proposed a package of bills intended to battle climate change by slashing greenhouse emissions, shrinking the carbon footprint of city operations, and cutting the number of cars on the road.
The so-called “passive house” is so energy efficient that it doesn’t have a furnace or central air conditioning and could save the homeowner thousands of dollars a year in energy costs.
Simple changes to driving behavior can significantly reduce individual carbon footprints and increase gas mileage efficiency.
Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.
New York City already had the largest municipal electric car fleet in the country and now it’s getting even bigger.
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