Carbon Calculators – How big is your footprint?
Every congregant is encouraged to calculate your individual / family carbon footprint and then look for ways to shrink it! Get out your energy bills and here are two calculators to try:
Interfaith Power and Light’s Cool Congregations Calculator for Individuals.
The EPA’s Carbon Footprint Calculator.
Twenty-five [mostly] simple tips for decreasing your carbon footprint
Information on the 2022-23 Ann Arbor Climate Hero Stories Group’s webinars on Reducing Your Carbon Footprint: http://climateherostories.com/events/upcoming-events/
Find a Local Climate Organization
Climate Project Updates
Progress on Recommendations from the U of M Graham Report
As of December, 2022, all items from an energy audit of the UUAA building have been completed; a landscaping group has begun planning for future landscaping; new solar panels will be added to the building pending congregational approval; Zero Waste planning has started.
Climate Resources for Kids and Families
Environmental Justice Explained (Grist.org)
Our Climate, Our Future (ACE.org)