My Green Life

Paul Redman-Brown (Caring for the environment since 4th October 2011)

Paul Redman-Brown

Paul's footprint is currently 55,110 m² and the following action plan will reduce it by a further 18,598 m².


I understand that a sustainable footprint for my household would be 18,000.0 m².

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Paul's action plan

Pledged actions Days to complete Footprint saving (ftps)
Implement efficient air conditioning and heating 92 0
Harvest and use your rainwater 365 -49
Use non-toxic cleaners 92 277
Optimise specialist equipment for energy efficiency 0 0
Upgrade to energy efficient lighting 0 0
Purchase energy efficient appliances 0 0
Purchase energy efficient vehicles 92 0
Promote sustainable living 0 0
Mulch your patch 0 -12
Teach energy efficient driving 182 0
Join an urban regeneration group 0 634
Buy local and seasonal food 0 178
Save paper and forests 365 0
Car pool 365 2,366
Eat organic food 182 -107
Buy green office products 182 0
Use public transport 30 2,455
Embrace energy efficiency 182 911
Slow and local travel 0 346
Reduce and offset car emissions 365 2,127
Cultivate waste reduction habits 92 5,518
Water efficient gardening 30 54
Reuse your greywater 92 36
DIY environmental home checklist 0 0
No junk mail and spam 182 0
Reduce and offset air travel emissions 92 282
Configure your lighting for efficiency 92 0
Keep chickens for eggs 30 0
Ride a bike 0 3,262
Avoid bottled water 92 322
TOTAL 30 3196 18,598 m²
Completed actions Footprint saving (ftps)
Generate your own electricity image description 5,054
Adopt a vegetarian diet image description 27,272
Make your profession sustainable image description 0
Reduce dairy in your diet image description 579
Install efficient appliances and fixtures image description 487
Help protect our coast image description 0
Support our local indigenous culture image description 0
Avoid products with excessive packaging image description 17
Avoid eating endangered fish image description 29
Use plants to remove toxins image description 0
Nurture and conserve biodiversity image description 0
Cultivate water saving habits image description 9
Make your renovations green image description 652
Buy fairtrade food and products image description 0
Eco and aid travel image description 0
Immerse yourself in nature image description 0
Invest ethically image description 0
Choose green service providers image description 0
Recycle organic waste image description 0
Get rid of your second-hand goods image description 0
Join the green team image description 0
Recycle office waste image description 0
Prevent stormwater pollution image description 0
Travel together to meetings image description 0
Make your business carbon neutral image description 0
Tune your shopping radar to the environment image description 0
Purchase recycled products image description 46
Assess your home's sustainability image description 0
Recycle building waste image description 0
Use water efficiently image description 18
Buy an energy efficient car image description 2,366
Grow your own food image description 182
Install solar hot water image description 1,282
Reduce your stormwater pollution image description 0
Insulate, shade and weatherproof your house image description 317
Grow an indigenous garden image description -25
Buy renewable electricity image description 6,140
Buy second-hand products image description 1,900
Avoid genetically modified (GM) food image description 0
Join a revegetation group image description 634
Cultivate energy saving habits image description 501
Use your recycled printer paper twice image description 0
Buy paper and wood responsibly image description 253
TOTAL 43 47,714 m²

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