When two college guys return to their place with take-out food and groceries, the Green Ninja is woken from his silent meditation to straighten things out.
Burrito: Visit our resources section to see the data on the carbon footprint of different foods and the big difference between beef and chicken . Fresh fruits and veggies are important not only for our diet but also for our planet. Where possible, local and organic foods are the best choice, but there are challenges. Look what's in the grocery bag, and maybe not everything is local .
Appliances: Here's a reminder to turn off appliances when they're not in use, and to switch off lights when you leave the room. For more information about phantom loads and the energy use of different electronics, click here.
Transport: Naturally, the Green Ninja doesn't travel in a Hummer like the guys. He prefers public transit. The guys' Hummer is not the most energy-efficient vehicle, and for local trips they'll find a bicycle is much more convenient. What is 26 MPB?
Directed by: Babak Sarrafan
Produced by: Nick Martinez
Supported by: RTVF 135 Film Production Class