Which new energy-saving actions would you like to try this month?
A little planning goes a long way. Combining errands into one trip can save you time, gas money, and car maintenance in the long run.
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About the Numbers:
How much energy could you save by going car-free all month?
If everyone in Corvallis did this for a year we would save 120,00 metric tons of CO2, which is equivalent to:
* According to EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator.
Here is how we calculated that:
To estimate how much energy you could save by combining errands, let’s assume you eliminate driving 50 miles a month. We’ll also assume that your car gets 22 miles per gallon (mpg). (If you do this action for the Take Charge program and tell us how it went at the end of the month, we’ll ask you how many mpg your car actually gets to give you a better estimate of how much energy you saved.)
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