In the past year, more than half of Americans (56 percent) say they have attempted to reduce their family’s energy consumption.
Over the next 12 months, 52 percent of Americans intend to reward or punish companies for their global warming-related behaviors by either buying or boycotting their products.
15 percent of Americans say they have volunteered or donated money to an organization working to reduce global warming. One in ten Americans (11 percent) has written a letter, email, or phoned a government official about global warming. Of these, 77 percent urged officials to take action, while 19 percent urged them not to take action to reduce global warming.