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

SunCommon RBK

SunCommon

SunCommon believes that everyone has the right to a healthy environment and a brighter future, and renewable energy is where that starts. Energy from the sun can power our lives and help build vibrant communities. Our mission is to tear down barriers to clean energy and use our business as a force for good.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 5,439 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    150
    miles
    travelled by carpool
  • up to
    22
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    8
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    13
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    760
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    63
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    645
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    3
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    45
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    7
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    150
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    1,032
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    1,290
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • April 24 at 9:01 PM
    Yes, bamboo is pretty easy to find in these parts. Even if they aren't, one can order online. I have bamboo utensils and a bamboo toothbrush!
  • April 24 at 8:59 PM
    I would rather use my money to do things, go places, visit, invest, travel and explore. It's such a shame to waste food and money. 
  • April 24 at 8:58 PM
    Fresh food is where it's at! You actually save money buying only what you need and eating it soon after purchasing. I'm lucky to live near a store and a farmer's market so I can purchase my food nearly daily to cut back on waste. I am inspired by farmers and I want to support local farmers and their farms. The food is better tasting and better...
  • April 24 at 8:26 PM
    Nice work, everybody! Thanks for making this EcoChallenge so interesting!
  • April 24 at 12:03 PM
    I've been doing this since I was a kid so mostly the new science is just more information. We all do our best to the best of our abilities, and different people's bests look different on different days. I think wealth stratification is one of the greatest unaddressed exacerbating factors of climate change, and right now a lot of my hope comes...
  • April 24 at 10:15 AM
    I'm really interested in ebikes, and in changing the culture around flying. How do we address the climate impacts of transportation without also addressing the income inequality that leads to the rich contributing disproportionately to those impacts? I don't think we can. Lots to think about.

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: SunCommon Waterbury Challenger Team Members: 69 Challenger Points: 6873 Winning?: VS. Challenged: SunCommon RBK Challenged Team Members: 23 Challenged Points: 5439 Winning?: