October 14 - October 28, 2016

Pooja Kashyap

Hennebery Eddy Architects

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 4,436 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

Challenges

Waste

Go Paperless

I will reduce the amount of paper mail that I receive by opting into paperless billing and/or unsubscribing from catalogs.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Food

Try a New Way to Prep

I will try a new method of food preparation, such as canning, pickling, or baking bread.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about food with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Consider Switching to an Electric Vehicle

Research or test drive an electric car or bike.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Happiness

I will write down three things every day for two weeks that I am grateful for or send one email every day thanking or praising someone.

COMPLETED 9 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Nature

Explore my Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

Uncompleted
One-Time Challenge

Health

Avoid Refined Sugar

I will adopt a diet free of refined sugars, which eliminates sweetened beverages, candy, and processed foods.

COMPLETED 6 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Energy

Power Down the Computer

I will power down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 per day that I do this.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Energy

Online Energy Audit

I will complete an online energy audit of my home, office, or dorm room and identify my next steps for saving energy.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Heat and Cool Naturally

I will naturally heat and cool my house, office, or dorm room by opening or closing my windows, curtains, and blinds, and by using fans.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Smart Seafood Choices

I will visit seafoodwatch.org or download the app and commit to making better seafood choices for a healthier ocean.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 1,600 lbs of C02 over the course of the next year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Disable Screen Savers

I will disable screen savers and will put the computer to sleep instead, saving up to 28% % more energy.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Pooja Kashyap 10/27/2016 5:44 PM
    One more day!

    • Mittale Suchak 10/28/2016 10:10 AM
      Wow! Pooja you are doing fantastic! Keep up the good work!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/26/2016 3:31 PM
    We've moved up to #5!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/25/2016 4:34 PM
    I'm enjoying all of the environmentally related conversations I've been having since the challenge started. Hooray for awareness!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/24/2016 5:43 PM
    Proud of our top scores for the day! Keep up the great work team!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/23/2016 10:12 AM
    I now have newfound guilt and awareness when getting my weekly seafood fix. 

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/21/2016 10:46 AM
    We've moved up to #7! Go team!!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/20/2016 10:58 AM
    Apparently my apartment scored better in efficiency than 90% of other Portland homes. Maybe new development isn't so bad after all? Or maybe our old homes just need some upgrades...

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/19/2016 4:22 PM
    I'd say today was a success.

    • Camilla Cok 10/20/2016 10:41 AM
      Where is your picture from? Glacier Park?

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/18/2016 7:44 PM
    Excited to be a team captain!

  • Pooja Kashyap 10/17/2016 7:14 PM
    Sometimes you realize you bit off more than you could chew.