Environmental Tools and Calculators
Sure, lower carbon emissions are good and residents should use energy efficient appliances and CFLs, but how do these things really impact our lives, the environment or more importantly, our wallets? Well, below are some calculators that can help show how a lifestyle affects the environment and how small changes can enact big changes in the world.
Household Emissions Calculator
This is another lifestyle calculator published by the EPA. After a survey, it provides the respondent with their current carbon emissions, ways to reduce these emissions, as well as savings estimates.
Household Carbon Footprint Calculator
NICOR Home Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Energy Impact Illinois