The actress and climate activist Emma Thompson got a bit of flack last week for flying from the US to join the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests. Whilst there are many arguments that could be had around this, I mention it as for me it ... Read moreCan the Government really stop climate change?
Mr GreenBeard’s Blog
There are huge savings to be made from reducing our carbon footprint. Regular readers will know that I saved in excess of £90,000 in just six years, on a pretty average salary in this way. If you have completed the cost and carbon snapshot, you will ... Read moreHow a three tonne carbon footprint can save you £16,000+ a year
We - the human race - currently pump 40 gigatonnes of greenhouse gas into the atmosphere each year. We know that this so-called 'greenhouse gas' is rapidly changing the weather patterns on our planet. This 40 gigatonnes worth of gas a year mostly ... Read moreWhy does three tonnes matter?
I've been reading a lot recently about how our rapidly growing reliance on web apps is using more resources and impacting on climate change. At the same time, the usual questions that I always have around "how much is down to me?" and "what can I do ... Read moreWhat is the carbon footprint of 1 gigabyte of Internet data?
My switch to Bulb is bedding in nicely, I'm pleased with how it is working out so far. The online Bulb dashboard tells me that I spent £48 on gas and electricity to the middle of June. My LiveLight Home Cost Tracker (which measures month end to month ... Read moreMay Update: Settling in with Bulb, and water conundrums