Melbourne School Strike for Climate Action 2. Photo by Julian Meehan

Melbourne School Strike for Climate Action 2. Photo by Julian Meehan

  • Demand from your elected officials that California count all emissions, commit by 2022 to rapid decarbonization, and, divest from and stop all fossil fuel production by 2030
  • Get involved locally & speak out to your elected officials
  • Buy/lease an electric car, electric bike, set up transportation share program with neighbors
  • Reduce airplane travel and enjoy staycations
  • Purchase/lease solar, wind or 100% green power through your power provider
  • Use mass transit, shared transit (eg SUV share)
  • Insulate your home, install insulating windows and doors
  • Switch to electric appliances
  • Switch to electric hot water heaters, heat pumps
  • Install battery backup/ inverters EV; microgrid
  • Replace lights with LED bulbs
  • Have a home energy use assessment
  • Use low flow water faucets, showers, toilets
  • Buy locally grown, regeneratively grown food, eat less industrially produced meat/foods
  • Compost food waste 
  • Consume less, reuse more and repair instead of replacing goods
  • Bring own mugs and food containers wherever you go
  • Plant drought-resistant, carbon-friendly gardens; cover bare soil
  • Join the Climate Strikes!
  • Start a neighborhood response group 
  • Support Rapid Decarbonization policies by 2025 in CA
  • Donate to The Climate Center to support rapid decarbonization