- At the 2012 Super Bowl in Indianapolis, the Lucas Oil Stadium and related venues used around 15,000 megawatt-hours of electricity, enough to power about 1,400 average U.S. homes for a year.
- 61,000 people are in the air over the United States at any given moment of any given day.
- Running on a treadmill for 30 minutes three times a week will boost your carbon footprint by 0.07 metric tons per year.
- Ski resorts rely on a lot of energy to fuel daily operations – from powering chair lifts to making sure slopes and grounds are well-lit and groomed including thousands of gallons of water for fake snow.
What You Can Do
Keep it reusable
Carpool to games and use reusable plastic cups when tailgating
Have a staycation!
Travel to the attractions around you. You might just be surprised!
Take exercise outside and make it zero!
Ski only when there’s been enough snow
This is great for the environment.