Act Now –Energy Conservation – Stamps of Azerbaijan 2020.
Act Now is a United Nations Campaign for Individual action on Climate Change and sustainability. It also aims to accelerate implementation of Paris Agreement.
Azerbaijan has issued a Miniature sheet with 10 Stamps on the theme Act Now Environmental Awareness Campaign on 08 Sep 2020. The print run is 10,000. The value of MS is 4.50 Manat.
Current Lifestyles are unsustainable . Resource extraction has more than tripled since 1970 including a 45% increase in Fossil Fuel use. The extraction and Processing of Materials, Food , Fuels contribute half of total global greenhouse gas emissions and over 90% bio diversity loss and water stress.
HERE’S WHERE EVERYONE OF US CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
WATER ENERGY TRANSPORT FOOD FASHION WASTE
0.60 Manat – Turn off unused Lights
0.60 Manat- Unplug Unused Appliances.
Facts on Energy Sector – Electricity, Heat and other energy sources contribute 35% to emissions.Emissions from air Conditioning and refrigeration are expected to rise 90% from 2017 levels by 2050.
By unplugging your electronic & appliances a when not in use, you can save energy and money while reducing your carbon footprint. Switch to Renewable energy sources.
By changing your thermostat setting from 22 Degrees to 28 Degrees in Cold season can make a big difference.