Global warming is ringing alarming bells and scientists and environmentalists all over the world are emphasizing on its horrendous effects. All countries in world have come together to commence committees and meetings and seminars to stop the global warming but all these wont be effective till at the grass root level we as an individual the residents of planet earth start acting in responsible manner in ways to stop global warming the demon that is eating the earth. There are various simple techniques or ways to stop global warming and as each the residents of earth we should at least take these steps or ways to stop global warming destroying the beautiful earth.
Plant a tree:
This is the by far best that you can do all in your life time as one of the ways to stop global warming. A single tree in its lifetime absorbs one ton of carbon dioxide at least. Each one sow a one tree in life!
Change a light:
Basically it means that start using fluorescent light bulb instead of regular light bulb as it saves 150 pounds of Carbon dioxide a year and also this will be a light in your electricity bills.
Just imagine you will save 2,400 pounds of carbon dioxide per year by recycling just half of your household waste.
2,000 pounds of carbon dioxide a year will be saved with simple adjustment of thermostat by moving it 2 degrees down in winter and 2 degrees up in summer.
Turn off electronic devices:
Save electricity and save earth from the load of excess carbon dioxide the main culprit of global warming. This is simple: just turn off your television, DVD player, stereo and computer when you’re not using them. Unplugging of hair dryers, phone charges, toaster ovens and power cords when not in use from the sockets can save up to 20% on home energy use of electricity.
Walk, take a bike, make a carpool with people or take mass transit more often. For every mile you don’t drive you are saving one pound of carbon dioxide from emitting in atmosphere.
Check your tires:
Keeping your tires inflated properly can not only avoid accidents but improve gas mileage by more than 3%. This is effective ways of stop global warming as with every gallon of gasoline saved; this will keep 20 pounds of carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere!
Try Meatless Mondays:
Yup skipping meat helps not only loosing weight but also save over 35,000 gallons of water and also save 5,000 lbs of carbon emissions per year.
Avoid products with a lot of packaging:
Because as you know the loads of package add on to the garbage and as dump garbage in our planet only and not in mars so lets not make more garbage, so if you cut down your garbage by 10%, you can save 1,200 pounds of carbon dioxide.
Use less hot water:
See this will save water which is also very important for our environment. Using less hot water helps as it takes a lot of energy to heat water. Also an effective way to stop global warming is by installing a low-flow showerhead (350 pounds of CO2 saved per year).
This is most important, if you read this then share it with friend’s family members and folks. Making awareness is equally important as each and every individual when starts caring about the environment this will be the most important ways to stop global warming.