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I’ll do it, but only if you’ll help


Pledge “EndGlobalWarming”

"I will replace a regular light bulb in my home with a compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulb but only if 20 other people will do the same."

— Joseph Santillo and Frank Alfano

Deadline to sign up by: 15th June 2014
11 people signed up, 9 more were needed

Country: United States

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Global Warming has become a major issue world wide. One simple and effective way to help reduce global warming is to use energy more wisely. Replacing just one 60-watt incandescent light bulb with a CFL bulb will use two-thirds less energy, and give off 70 percent less heat. CFL bulbs also last 10 times longer than incandescent bulbs. If every U.S. household changed one regular light bulb with a CFL bulb, it would eliminate 90 billion pounds of greenhouse gases, which is the same as taking 7.5 million cars off the road.

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  • I just replaced SIX lightbulbs yesterday with CFL bulbs!
    Claire Crocco, 3 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

Joseph Santillo and Frank Alfano, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • Tara Santillo
  • Frances O'Grady
  • Stephanie Nicoletti
  • Liz
  • Claire Crocco
  • Nella Pignataro
  • Ilene Rietsch
  • PJ Connolly
  • Janine O'Grady
  • Kerry David
  • vikki cappiali

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