Ac Posted August 2, 2008 Share Posted August 2, 2008 Top 13 Ways You Can Reduce Global WarmingSave Energy, Money and the EnvironmentAccording to the Natural Resources Defense Council, the two biggest offenders in the global warming problem are cars an d power plants. In particular, coal-burning power plants are the largest U.S. source of carbon dioxide pollution, producing 2.3 billion tons every year. Cars, the second largest source, are responsible for generating almost 1.1 billion tons of carbon dioxide emissions a year. Carbon dioxide and other air pollution collect in the atmosphere and trap heat from the sun causing the planet to warm up.The good news is we don't have to wait for technical solutions to reduce the impact of these big offenders. Solutions exist now to allow us to reduce our dependence on power plants and use cleaner transportation options. We just have to start using them. Here are 12 simple ways to do your part to start making a difference now. By saving energy, you Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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