Faculty Advisor

Demetry, Chrysanthe

Faculty Advisor

Vaz, Richard Francis

Center

Boston, Massachusetts

Abstract

Green Decade Newton has set a goal to reduce 25% of Newton households' carbon footprints by 25% by 2012. This project aimed to provide a mechanism for Green Decade and its members to monitor and achieve their carbon footprint goals. Recommendations included a design for a new carbon calculator, motivational tools to encourage carbon data collection, carbon footprint reduction materials for members to utilize, and overall recommendations for the usability and content of Green Decade's website.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

May 2010

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

Advisor Department

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Project Center

Boston, Massachusetts

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