Thursday, January 20, 2011

How to fight climate change on the home front

Until governments decide what to do about global warming, we can take matters into our own hands. Here a UK writer says we can learn lessons from the wartime generation about conserving energy and rationing (but not restricting choices) of food. Growing a 'Victory Garden' and gathering scraps to feed livestock or composting to amend soil, are simple - and enjoyable - steps in reducing carbon emissions and combating rising food and fuel costs.

Mobilising the 'home front' to fight climate change | Caroline Lucas | Environment | "- Sent using Google Toolbar"

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