Change the Course Survey

In 2050, how do people in the community get around on a day to day basis?:On foot

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  • answered 2015-04-08 15:57:13 -0700
    Q: How did we stop climate-killing deforestation, and stop the sixth great extinction of species?:Ended illegal poaching and hunting
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:57:10 -0700
    Q: How did we stop climate-killing deforestation, and stop the sixth great extinction of species?:Stopped overfishing our oceans
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:57:07 -0700
    Q: How did we stop climate-killing deforestation, and stop the sixth great extinction of species?:Declared public lands off-limits for logging, mining, and dirty energy development
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:56:53 -0700
    Q: How did we stop climate-killing deforestation, and stop the sixth great extinction of species?:Stopped using rainforest-destroying commodities like palm oil
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:56:25 -0700
    Q: How have people adapted to severe storms, droughts, and a higher sea level?:Changes to urban planning and construction standards
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:56:21 -0700
    Q: How have people adapted to severe storms, droughts, and a higher sea level?:Adaptive construction (like sea walls)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:56:10 -0700
    Q: How have people adapted to severe storms, droughts, and a higher sea level?:Population relocation
    A: No
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:55:55 -0700
    Q: Where does the home and community get water from?
    A: Desalination Plant
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:55:43 -0700
    Q: What is true of the energy system in 2050?:How is the new energy system managed and run?
    A: a combination of public and private ownership of utilities and major energy infrastructure
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:55:22 -0700
    Q: What is true of the energy system in 2050?:Improved energy efficiency
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:55:14 -0700
    Q: What is true of the energy system in 2050?:Better energy storage
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:55:11 -0700
    Q: What is true of the energy system in 2050?:A smart electrical grid to ensure that energy isn’t lost in transit
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:46 -0700
    Q: How is the energy in the home connected to the power source?:House has no electricity
    A: No
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:39 -0700
    Q: How is the energy in the home connected to the power source?:Large electrical grid
    A: No
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:35 -0700
    Q: How is the energy in the home connected to the power source?:Community-scale energy generation
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:30 -0700
    Q: How is the energy in the home connected to the power source?:Co-op with neighbors
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:28 -0700
    Q: How is the energy in the home connected to the power source?:Power is generated on-site
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:22 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Tidal
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:20 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Biofuels
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:17 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Wind (small scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:15 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Wind (utility scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:12 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Solar (small scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:10 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Solar (utility scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:08 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Geothermal
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:54:05 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Biomass
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:53:47 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Hydropower (small scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:53:42 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Hydropower (large scale)
    A: Yes
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:53:38 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Nuclear
    A: No
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:53:33 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Natural gas
    A: No
  • answered 2015-04-08 15:53:25 -0700
    Q: How does the community and region get its energy in 2050?:Oil
    A: No
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