It takes seconds to enable autocleaning of old emails though, and minutes to unsubscribe from newsletters, and you don't give up anything in the process.
You weren't reading those archived emails anyway, and you don't open the newsletters.
If people start doing this it will have a measurable impact on carbon emissions, so why not? So what if it's better to shut down a coal plant.
Do something for the planet and be happy :)
I agree with @kungtotte
, all contributions are good regardless of their size. But @shushugah
is right too we shouldn't limitate ourselves to small steps.
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