Reduce your CO2 consumption – Here is how
Why does it seem so difficult, sometimes even pointless, to do something about climate change? Well, who wants to miss out on something?
Besides, the little that one can do oneself doesn’t seem to make any difference at all on a global scale.
Perhaps psychology can help us here. When we are faced with a difficult, or seemingly unsolvable situation, we tend to just give up. In addition, we find it difficult to process large numbers, which makes them seem huge to us, even more so when compared to the supposedly small things that we ourselves can contribute. If we add to this the feeling that everyone else is not doing anything, our own motivation drops to zero.
Changing habitual behavior is difficult. It takes the famous 21 days. If you manage to behave differently for about 21 days, you can expect to instill this new behavior. This is how you can replace an OLD NORMAL with a NEW NORMAL.