October 3 - October 24, 2018

Bibin Abraham

HPI India

"Be the change you want to see... "

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,586 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    38
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    6
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    22
    neighbors
    met
  • up to
    11
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    110
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill

Challenges

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

I will install alternative energy systems, such as solar electric systems or solar water heaters.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Work from Home

I will work from home 1 day(s) to avoid my commute's carbon output.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service, or organize car sharing with my neighbors, to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Learn About Local Environmental Justice Concerns

I will spend 30 minutes researching environmental justice concerns in my region, their causes, and local initiatives to address these concerns.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Advocate for More Food Options

I will advocate for local and/or organic food options at work or on campus.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Create Your Own

Eco Shift

Idea/Suggestion: LED lighting and Solar/Wind Farms Goal: 1. To reduce the Electricity consumption at Embassy Prime facility (CVR Campus). 2. Reduce/Eliminate the need for purchasing power from the Govt. Modus Operandi: 1. Replace Tube lights in the MLCP (Parking lots), work areas, Public areas etc with Power efficient LED bulbs. 2. Motion Sensor enabled smart lightning systems. 2. Derive power from Sun/ Wind by setting up Solar/wind farms inhouse.

Uncompleted
Create Your Own Challenge

Waste

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 5 disposable cup(s) to the landfill each day by using a reusable mug.

COMPLETED 22 OF 22
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Volunteer in my Community

I will volunteer 1 hour(s) in my community during the challenge.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Meet My Neighbors

I will meet 1 new neighbor(s) each day.

COMPLETED 22 OF 22
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Support A Sharing Economy

I will create or support a sharing economy with family, friends, and neighbors.

COMPLETED 22 OF 22
DAILY CHALLENGE

Energy

Turn it off

I will keep lights, electronics, and appliances turned off when not using them.

COMPLETED 22 OF 22
DAILY CHALLENGE

Energy

Power Down the Computer

I will power down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 each day that I do this.

COMPLETED 22 OF 22
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will spend at least 10 minutes finding out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Support Pollution Reduction

I will spend at least 10 minutes learning about water and air quality issues in my area, how they are impacting human and environmental health, and how I can help.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Advocate for Greener Vehicles

I will spend at least 10 minutes assessing the vehicles used by my company or college and advocate for a purchasing policy focused on fuel-efficient vehicles.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Bibin Abraham 10/25/2018 1:11 AM
    Make it a habit to be Eco friendly in daily life... 

  • Bibin Abraham 10/24/2018 1:40 AM
    Dear Folks, It’s the Final Day of our EcoChallenge . 
    Do Sign in and update your accepted challenges and also update any days you may have missed to update
    …. Let us finish as the “# 1 Eco Warriors” on the Planet.                  ...

  • Bibin Abraham 10/24/2018 1:39 AM
    Dear Folks, It’s the Final Day of our EcoChallenge . 
    Do Sign in and update your accepted challenges and also update any days you may have missed to update
    …. Let us finish as the “# 1 Eco Warriors” on the Planet.

  • Bibin Abraham 10/22/2018 3:36 AM
    Just 2 more days to go for the challenge to end, however our efforts should continue unabated for a lifetime....

  • Bibin Abraham 10/16/2018 11:44 PM
    Eco- consciousness is the need of the hour.. 
    From students in schools to Professionals in offices, from government authorities to non governmental organisations .. 
    we all need to unite for one cause ... Save our planet... 

  • Bibin Abraham 10/15/2018 4:01 AM
    If you have to step out of your room for more than 10 seconds, make it a habit to turn of the lights/fans.. You will see a difference in your monthly EBills

  • Bibin Abraham 10/15/2018 3:58 AM
    Half way mark, the impact may seem low but the habit is kicking in that will make BIG impact.

  • Bibin Abraham 10/13/2018 11:18 AM
    Climate change is a change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns when that change lasts for an extended period of time. Climate change may refer to a change in average weather conditions, or in the time variation of weather within the context of longer-term average conditions

  • Bibin Abraham 10/12/2018 1:56 AM
    • Use Energy Efficient Light bulbs. ...
    • Turn Your Computer Off Overnight. ...
    • Don't Pre-Rinse the Dishes. ...
    • Don't Pre-Heat Your Oven. ...
    • Always Recycle Glass. ...
    • Choose Your Diapers Wisely. ...
    • Use A Clothesline. ...
    • Have A Vegetarian Day. 


  • Bibin Abraham 10/12/2018 1:55 AM
    • Green Power.
    • Rainwater Harvesting.
    • Energy Conservation.
    • Recycling.
    • Pollution.
    • Soil quality.
    • Greenhouse effect.
    • Climate change.