Cut your footprint by 77%,
one week at a time
The Carbon Diet
The world is on on a crash diet.
Not to count carbs, but carbon.
We've joined the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit global warming to 1.5°C.
But like so many diets, this one might not stick.
Australians are the great diet cheats.
We've got one of the biggest footprints but we've pledged a tiny cut.
Bushfires, storms, drought & flood. If everyone follows our lead, the world will be in climate chaos.
I cut back by 77%.
I took simple steps anyone can take. I ran one-week experiments and did the math.
Ride a bike or drive a Leaf? Cut food waste, plastic or Ewaste? Read on to see what works.
I'd love to hear your news, views and carbon updates.