Larry West, the Meeman Award winner for national environmental reporting, provides 10 top things you can, or afford to do to control and reduce global warming. Yes, you! Each one of you! Burning fossil fuels raises the level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, a major contributor to the greenhouse gas effect and global warming. You can help to reduce the demand for fossil fuels, which in turn reduces global warming, by using energy more wisely. How? Scan through the 10 steps that will take you a long way toward reducing your energy use and your monthly budget.