Resident Action List

Harvard University Housing residents: Help make your space more sustainable by taking these simple actions!

  • Turn off lights, computers, electronics and small appliances when not in use and before leaving your apartment.
  • Unplug chargers and utilize power strips to
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The electricity used for home air conditioning is about 5% of all the electricity produced in the US, and AC units use a coolant 21,000 times more harmful to the environment than CO2.

10%: Average amount of personal greenhouse gas emissions resulting from material purchases.

Cut your Carbon Keep Cool

On days when you can’t escape to the beach to cool off, try these top seven energy saving tips to keep your home cool and save money for fun summer activities.

1. What are a few degrees?​

Running your air conditioning at 78°F...

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