492.20 Tons of CO2
If you think your household emissions are above average – e.g., you have a bigger home or more cars,
burn more oil or eat more meat, travel more or have a higher income – please consider cutting more than
1 ton per person or donating to the Philipstown Climate Fund to help your neighbors take action, too.
Pledge to take measurable actions so we can estimate
emission reductions. You might already do some of these actions in your life – and thank you! But we can only count the actions you pledge to take moving forward.
Click on a category below to see the different actions you can take. Click on an action to pledge your carbon emissions reduction.
You can also pledge to take actions that are critical to
reaching carbon neutrality, but that do not yet have
emissions reductions tied to them (the science is still
Finished adding additional annual pledges? Click the “Next” button below.
Couldn’t quite cut all of the emissions you want to? Feel like you can do more to help your neighbors take action and Philipstown reach its goal?
All donations to the Philipstown Climate Fund are tax-deductible and are held in a separate fund by our partnering 501c3 organization, Ecological Citizen’s Project (ECP), for the sole purposes of funding awarded projects. If you make a donation, you will be directed to the PayPal page for the ECP during the checkout process.
The fund will support community-based projects or provide financial assistance to community members to take action to reduce their emissions.
Your donation will support the following actions:
You have pledged to cut metric tons, take
additional actions and donate $ to the
Philipstown Climate Fund this year
To monitor our town’s reductions and path to carbon neutrality, we need to collect some information to
verify residency and to track progress.