Gay Nicholson, executive director of Sustainable Tompkins, explains how the Finger Lakes Climate Fund works.
Use a calculator to estimate your carbon footprint when you fly across the country, drive downtown, or generate carbon another way. Then purchase an offset based on the carbon your activity emits.
Funds raised by Sustainable Tompkins are funding energy efficiency improvements for low income people in Tompkins County.
This interview with WRFI’s Lori Sonken aired on January 27, 2017.