Transportation is a big part of our lives. When and how we get places soaks up a lot of mental bandwidth and time from each day and is one of the major sources of greenhouse gas emissions.
Ok, so let’s face it. You want to reduce your carbon footprint, but you still need to get to work and soccer practice. Growing all your own food sounds romantic, but you’re not turning your backyard (if you have one) into Old McDonald’s farm (although the kids might love it), and you’ve grown kind of fond of electricity. So, what’s a person to do?