April 3 - April 24, 2019
April 3 - April 24, 2019

NYPA

New York Power Authority

The New York Power Authority is the oldest and largest state-run power utility in the US, providing low-cost, clean, and reliable power for the benefit of New York State.

Points Total

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  • 0 This Week
  • 45,857 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    119
    miles
    travelled by bike
  • up to
    814
    miles
    travelled by carpool
  • up to
    145
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    21
    people
    helped
  • up to
    160
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    264
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2,976
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    445
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    6,111
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    34
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    18
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    1,450
    miles
    travelled by bus
  • up to
    101
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    15
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    33
    donations
    made
  • up to
    107
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    2,264
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    4,787
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    5,335
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • April 25 at 1:50 PM
    Early on I learned the difference between expiration, best-by, and sell-by dates, having spent my youth growing up in restaurants. Seeing a best-by-date on salt, honey, sugar or vinegar had me shaking my head as it has more to do with marketing than any health concerns.
  • April 25 at 6:24 AM
    I thought this was a great way to encourage sustainability efforts and have a bit of a competitiveness while learning. I enjoyed the challenges and wish I could have done even more. I think this challenge sparked a few new ways for me to continue to be more sustainable after this challenge is over, including meatless meals, more virtual...
  • April 25 at 5:25 AM
    This went well - looking forward to next year!
  • April 24 at 7:38 PM
    Support qualified female candidates for office. Get them elected. Don't stand for the BS media spin that casts doubt on her character-- just look at her record and policy proposals and evaluate on true merit. 
  • April 24 at 7:29 PM
    So many things! Clothes, shoes, toys, cosmetics, food. "Life Without Plastic" is a handy resource book, and research done by environmental watchdog groups like the NRDC and the Nature Conservancy are invaluable.
  • April 24 at 7:24 PM
    Knowledge and access is everything when it comes to reproductive rights and agency. Sex is often such a taboo subject in many cultures, so comprehensive formal education on the subject is often lacking, or comes too late. Access to healthcare and services are critical for a healthy, functioning, and balanced society. Overpopulation is the...

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