Give your best to save environment by following a few simple going green tips. In return, it will give you a peaceful place to live in. Check out some tips for going green & saving the environment.
There are many schools of thoughts, movies, and documentaries today, which aim at bringing to fore the concept of global warming and the need to keep it in check. However, one that stands out from the rest is ‘The Inconvenient Truth’. The documentary captures Al Gore’s continued efforts and commitment towards preserving the global environment. In his words, the movie tries to show practically, not politically, the global climate crisis and how we need to ‘act boldly, quickly and wisely’. While various government, multinational corporations, and NGOs are relentlessly trying to mitigate the harmful effects of human actions on the environment, it is also the responsibility of individuals to do their part. For instance, in economic terms, it has become a trend to reduce the ‘carbon footprint’ and this has led to what is called trading in carbon points. I
n an attempt to reduce increasing concentration of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, national and international parties developed a rating system made of carbon credits. One ton of carbon dioxide or equivalent gases (when reduced in terms of emissions) equal to one carbon credit. Carbon trading leads to financing of carbon reduction programs between various partners worldwide. This is one example of how efforts are being made on a global scale, to save the environment. While this may be beyond the individual level of contribution, it is possible for people to contribute to the 'Save Earth' program on a day-to-day basis, to help protect and save the environment. This is where the concept of 'going green' comes in. Even a few simple going green tips can help you save the environment to quite an extent. In case you want to know more about them, read on.
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