Save $$$$ -- Use Renewable Energy for Your Electric Power
Obtain Your electric energy from a 100% renewable source for a less expensive rate (In Dec., 2018, CleanChoice offered a rate of $0.076 kWh vs. BGE's ~ $0.08 kWh). Check out https://cleanchoiceenergy.com
20 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
Here are top twenty ways we can reduce our carbon footprint based on research by Union of Concerned Scientists. See http://www.globalstewards.org/reduce-carbon-footprint.htm
Vote! & Contact your legislators.
Legislators consistently indicate they want to hear from their consituents. Because of their time constraints, they will tend to ignore correspondence or calls from people not in their district. Use the tools on the right sidebar to learn your representatives' contact information.
Determine what is happening in your area. Pipelines (maybe not on the same scale as the XL pipeline, and compressor stations,) are being built in neighborhoods where they are unwanted. Also, contact your federal legislators and stress the need to protect federal parks and lands.
The 439th session of General Assembly of Maryland will convene in Annapolis on January 9, 2019. The Assembly has an excellent website. An excellent User Guide explains the website and how the assembly operates.
Read an Excellent Primer on Global Warming
A Global Warming Primer
Have you ever been frustrated when trying to explain global warming? Then read this book. Laid out in a question & answer format, it uses excellent charts and concise language to rebut the typical questions raised by climate change deniers.
Understand the History of What People are Doing
The Discovery of Global Warming
This Website created by Spencer Weart supplements his much shorter book, which tells the history of climate change research as a single story. On this Website you will find a more complete history in dozens of essays on separate topics, updated annually.