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Jacob Grabina

Team OzOnE

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 369 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    6
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    6
    miles
    traveled by carpool
  • up to
    45
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    120
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    10
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    6
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    9
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3
    trees
    planted

Jacob's Actions

Electricity Generation

Learn More about Biomass

Biomass Power

I will spend at least 30 minutes learning more about the energy generation potential of biomass.

Completed
One-Time Action

Electricity Generation

Support Companies Leading in Green Energy

Utility-Scale Solar Photovoltaics, Distributed Solar Photovoltaics

I will use my spending power to reward companies leading in creating or purchasing green energy and incentivize others to invest more in green energy.

Completed
One-Time Action

Electricity Generation

Learn More About Geothermal Energy

Geothermal Power

I will spend at least 30 minutes learning more about the energy generation potential of geothermal energy and consider investing in this technology.

Completed
One-Time Action

Land Use

Plant Trees

Temperate Forest Restoration

I will plant 3 tree(s) in my community, public parks, or backyard.

Completed
One-Time Action

Land Use

Forest-Friendly Foods 1

Tropical Forest Restoration

I will spend at least 60 minutes researching the impact of my diet to see how it contributes to deforestation.

Completed
One-Time Action

Buildings and Cities

Replace Manual Thermostats

Smart Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with smart ones.

Completed
One-Time Action

Buildings and Cities

Choose LED Bulbs

LED Lighting

I will replace 10 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transport

Try Carpooling

Carpooling

I will commute by carpool 2 mile(s) per day and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Transport

Stay on the Ground

Telepresence, High-Speed Rail

Instead of traveling by plane, I will find an alternative way to accomplish the goals of an upcoming trip (i.e. telepresence, vacation locally).

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Practice the 5 R's

Recycling

I will Practice the "5 Rs" — refuse, reduce, reuse, repurpose, and recycle — to reduce my waste more than I can with just recycling alone.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Materials

Recycle Everything I Can

Recycling

Contamination prevents what is recyclable from being recycled. I will research and recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community, making sure to not contaminate recyclables with non-recyclables.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Materials

Reduce Single-Use Disposables

Bioplastics

I will avoid buying and using 3 single-use plastics and instead replace them with durable options.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Reduce Animal Products

Plant-Rich Diets

I will enjoy 2 meatless or vegan meal(s) each day of the challenge.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Land Use Plant Trees
    How is planting trees good for your mental, physical, and spiritual health?

    Jacob Grabina's avatar
    Jacob Grabina 2/24/2020 8:33 AM
    It makes you feel connected with nature.
  • Reflection Question
    Buildings and Cities Replace Manual Thermostats
    How do you anticipate replacing your thermostats for smart ones will positively impact your life?

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    Jacob Grabina 2/24/2020 8:31 AM
    The smart thermostat will know how to conserve energy.
  • Reflection Question
    Buildings and Cities Choose LED Bulbs
    Changing lightbulbs is an excellent first step toward energy efficiency! What's next for you?

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    Jacob Grabina 2/24/2020 8:30 AM
    I will use more natural light in my home.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/24/2020 8:29 AM
    I replaced the bulbs in my house with LED ones a couple of months ago.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/21/2020 8:31 AM
    Today, I am taking a train home instead of flying.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/21/2020 8:31 AM
    I carpooled to school with a friend.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/21/2020 8:30 AM
    I recycled and practiced my 5 R's.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/21/2020 8:30 AM
    I recycled my plastic bottles.

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    Jacob Grabina 2/21/2020 8:29 AM
    Today, I didn't eat 2 meals that include meat
  • Reflection Question
    Transport Stay on the Ground
    What was your process like for restructuring your trip? How can you avoid more air travel in the future?

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    Jacob Grabina 2/16/2020 7:15 PM
    I took a train to the destination instead, and in the future I can just travel less.