Why you really, really need to buy carbon offsets for travel (and how to do it)

Why you need carbon offsets for travel - Green Indy Blog

This past week I took a loooooong (emphasis on long) road trip from Indianapolis to Maine. The round trip was almost 2000 miles! It was great to see my family, but I was definitely concerned about how wasteful the trip had been from an environmental standpoint. After mulling it over (did I mention I had a lot of time to think on this long drive?!) I decided to look into purchasing a carbon offset to compensate for the 17+ hours worth of fossil fuel emissions I’d put into the world! Thankfully, the process wasn’t as difficult as it had initially appeared! So what …