How do you minimize your refrigerator’s carbon footprint, short of buying a new, efficient one? Keep the cooling section full, but allow air to circulate. Pack the freezer tightly. Add ice trays if it’s not quite full. Let food cool before refrigerating it. Open the door as little as possible.
The passing of one of our contributors and most ardent supporters, Alice Turnbull, is a great loss not only to the ClimateYou Alliance but to her community in Port Melbourne, Australia, where she worked tirelessly to revive community parks with eco-friendly indigenous plantings. Alice was born in Scarsdale,