Presentation on theme: "Climate Action Team Training Series Session #3: Transportation Julio Magalhães, PhD Global Warming Program Coordinator Loma Prieta Chapter, Sierra Club."— Presentation transcript:
Climate Action Team Training Series Session #3: Transportation Julio Magalhães, PhD Global Warming Program Coordinator Loma Prieta Chapter, Sierra Club
Overview of Todays Session 1. Observation Worksheets: Seeing your impact 2. Basic Information: Cars & driving impacts 3. Activities: Seeing your cars impact & opportunities to save 4. Personal Goal Setting 5. Conclusion / Action Items 6. Questions
The Impact of Your Driving 1. Estimate your daily gasoline consumption 2 options: # gallons purchased / # of days OR # miles / # of days / m.p.g. 2. Calculate daily CO 2 emissions: = daily gallons x 4600 balloons 3. Calculate daily cost of gasoline: = daily gallons x cost per gal.
Weekly Errands Worksheet 2. Mark on the chart when you do these errands 3. Shade in those errands you already combine into one trip 1. Review when and where you run errands by car. 4. Circle and link with line those opportunities for trip-linking
Action Items for Session 4 1. Finalize and work toward your personal transportation goal 2. Monitor & record your Observation Worksheet practices during the week 3. Compute your individual & team totals before class (balloons & dollars saved) 4. Plot your cumulative savings on My Total Savings Worksheet 5. Continue to practice your low-electricity goal!