Even though carbon dioxide is essential to the plants and animals here on Earth, too much can be really dangerous. The Greenhouse effect keeps the Earth’s temperature on an average of 15 degrees due to the constant contamination and generation of CO2, creating an overabundance of it and trapping additional heat. It could, therefore, lead to heavy droughts, floods, melting of ice glaciers and the rising of the sea level worldwide.
Did you know that transportation contributes up to 27% of greenhouse emissions in the U.S? Only electricity production takes a higher place of 29%. [Read more…] about The best tips for a greener travel