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Rose Griffiths
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My Carbon Footprint – 8.5 tonnes – Before Lockdown
My Carbon Footprint – 7.8 tonnes – During Lockdown

Tips for decreasing it:
1. Eat in-season foods.
2. Eat less meat and dairy.
3. Add some more variety into what I am eating.
4. Introduce cycling.
5. Use more public transport.
6. Drive smarter to reduce fuel consumption.
7. Buy one expensive thing – that will last longer.
8. Buy second hand.
9. Switch energy providers.
10. Use energy efficient lightbulbs.
11. Embrace new technology e.g. smart energy monitors.