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Another Resilient Neighborhoods Team Reduces Carbon Footprint! Create your own team!

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Residents from Novato, San Rafael and San Anselmo came together to form the Marin Carbon-Knights team to fight climate change. On average, they reduced their household emissions by 29% and collectively wiil prevent 48,000 lbs. of annual CO2 pollution. Some of the actions they took include signing up for MCE’s Deep Green 100% renewable energy, purchasing a plug-in hybrid car, reducing miles driven by 20%, installing a high efficiency toilet and putting in a gray water system. To create community resilience, they are gettiing earthquake insurance, completing household emergency plans, connecting with their neighbors and signing up for a CERT class. 
 
You can become one of the 660 Marin households who have reduced 2.85 million carbon lbs. through the Resilient Neighborhoods Program. Go to:  http://www.resilientneighborhoods.org., learn more and sign up for a team.  The program is free, fun and rewarding.
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