Educating Girls – Drawdown Strategy #6

Educating girls comes in as the #6 most effective way to reverse global warming. The reasoning in this relationship comes down to population growth. As discovered by the Brookings Institution, “the difference between a woman with no years of schooling and with 12 years of schooling is almost four to five children per woman. And…

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In-Stream Hydro – Drawdown Strategy #48

Hydropower utilizes the kinetic energy of flowing water to spin turbines and generate electricity. As of 2017, hydropower comprised roughly 7.5% of the energy production in the United States, and hydropower provides electricity to nearly 60% of homes and businesses in the Pacific Northwest. Jess Dam and Lost Creek Reservoir in Oregon Some of the…

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