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Sustainable Delaware Ohio is seeking participants who’d like to explore new and better ways to live. The No Impact Experiment is a one-week carbon cleanse. It is a chance for you to see what a difference no-impact living can have on your quality of life. It’s not about giving up creature […]

Are You Up for the Challenge?





Last night, SDO’s Stephanie Gregory and David Soliday invited Delaware City Council to accept the No Impact Week challenge. A special invitation was presented during Monday’s City Council meeting. You too can sign up here, and see our local events page here. Our presentation is from 8:23 to 13:10. (Video recorded […]

Delaware City Council NIW Invitation



My parents are going to be driving across the country during No Impact Week.  Nevertheless, they have bravely signed up!  First of all, the best contribution to the environment out of this trip has already occurred, in that they are driving and not flying.  Carbon emissions from airplane travel are […]

3 weeks to No Impact Week–traveling


Check out our options for things to do during No Impact Week!  Several organizations have graciously offered to educate our participants.  Participants can RSVP via Facebook Events–check the Sustainable Delaware Ohio group.  This list is a work in progress as we continue to discuss details with these organizations and check […]

4 weeks to No Impact Week–local events!




“The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is a voluntary association of Central Ohio governments and regional organizations that envisions and embraces innovative directions in transportation, energy, housing, land use, the environment and economic prosperity.”  You want data?  They have it.  Want a bike map of Columbus color coding which streets […]

6 weeks to No Impact Week–spotlight on transportation


An image of the award
SDO was recently presented an Excellent Partner Award from the Delaware Solar Co-op and OH SUN, for our “excellent work in promoting the Delaware Solar Co-op and helping Delaware County residents go solar.” (Our Kudos page has been updated to include this and other awards.) The latest number from the co-op […]

SDO wins recognition




October 1-8, 2017 Join Sustainable Delaware Ohio for a fun and challenging one-week carbon cleanse experiment, and discover how lowering your impact can benefit not only the planet, but also your own quality of life! Each day will focus on a different theme, from consumption to eating locally, and we’ve […]

No Impact Week is Coming!


SDO held its annual meeting on Saturday, July 8th. Refreshments were shared, and good conversations were held. David Soliday and Tom Wolber were each re-elected to the Board of Directors for another two-year term, while Stephanie Gregory was also elected for her first term. The rest of the Board is […]

Annual meeting notes and historical reflection