Reduce your household's emissions (electricity, natural gas) to zero by switching to renewable energy generated by Bullfrog Power.
Currently there isn't a source of zero emissions water available.
- One option is to reduce the amount of water used (especially with baths or showers) and use a drain water heat recovery system. In some jurisdictions you can use grey water recycling systems.
- Wash clothes in cold water, and hang-dry clothes.
Retrofit your home
The City of Toronto has a Home Energy Loan Program (HELP)
- Low interest loans are available to Toronto homeowners who are interested in improving the energy and water efficiency of their home.
- Through HELP, the City will provide the funding required to complete your improvements and you'll repay the loan over time through installments on your property tax bill.
Lloyd Alter has written many excellent articles on energy efficiency: 10 overlooked low-tech ways of keeping your home cool