Air conditioning contributing to climate change – Saanich News

Transient: Air conditioning contributes to weather alter

So below we are in the excellent heat – when a lot of of us complain about the loss of our temperate local climate. It’s a little disgusting. And it can only get worse because not enough is being done to stop weather change that is gradually suppressing the earth.

And we all contribute to this, who drive all-around in our air-conditioned vehicles. Granted, air conditioning is crucial for some, especially below that heat dome, but each yr when temperatures hit 19C and so lots of cars and trucks can be observed with their home windows up, a single miracles how we are contributing to the issue.

It is acknowledged that the use of air conditioning lowers the efficiency of our engines, other than at freeway speeds, makes use of additional gasoline and unnecessarily feeds carbon into our if not lovely west coastline surroundings.

Appear on, South Islanders. How can we choose delight in staying wellbeing and environmental conscious while executing so in techniques that in the end contribute to the demise of our healthier earth?

Mary Hogan