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"How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint ?"

  • Read our latest Article in full here (pdf).
  • There are also some Carbon Footprint Calculators on Tools and Skills.

What is your carbon footprint ?

Your carbon footprint is the total amount of carbon dioxide emissions that you produce in the course of your day-to-day life. In the UK, the biggest contribution to our carbon footprint is from burning fossil fuels to meet our home energy and travel needs, but how we work, play, eat and shop all have direct and indirect impacts on our footprint too.

In order to avoid the potentially disastrous effects of runaway climate change, the global average carbon footprint needs to be less than 3 tonnes per person per year. Currently in the UK, the average is 13 tonnes per person per year….

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