As an individual, you can do a lot of different things that can reduce the negative effects your daily life contributes to the planet. Start by making some changes throughout your household. Turn your thermostat a few degrees lower during the winter and a few degrees higher during the summer. Use hot water only when it’s essential for washing laundry and dishes or taking a shower. If you can afford it, install a solar panel heating system for your water.
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