What’s my website’s impact on the planet?

Internet accounts for 4% of global carbon emissions and 10% of global electricity demand. The internet consumes a lot of electricity resulting in carbon emissions.

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Internet’s enormous carbon footprint

The Internet accounts for nearly 4% of global carbon emissions, similar to the amount produced by the airline industry. Internet uses 10% world’s electricity, majority of which comes from fossil fuels.

More worryingly, internet’s carbon emissions are set to double by 2025. Websites are a key contributor to this.

With just 4,739 monthly page views, an average website produces 100kg of CO2 per year, which amounts to;

300 miles

In an average car

bulb

1514 Days

6.4W LED bulb

1250 Bananas

1-a-day for 1250 days

Join our mission to clean up the internet

We are on a mission to clean up the Internet, with our eco-friendly website initiative! Websites that emit less carbon. We are here to help anyone with advice and support.

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