# How Much CO2 Is That?

## Enter an amount of CO2:

Examples: "1 ton", "100 pounds", "500 lbs", or "10.5 kg"

Or start with the typical annual CO2 emissions from: an average house or an average car. How about a single trans-atlantic flight in a 747?

## Answer: 3.33 tons of CO2 would be emitted by any of the following activities...

An average car could be driven for

**5.39 days**non-stopA 13-watt CF lightbulb could be lit for

**29.24 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

**6.31 minutes**non-stopA 42 inch LCD TV could be used for

**2.28 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**93.50 days**Taking

**0.6529**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**0.2504 tons**of Beef## Answer: 3 kg tons of CO2 would be emitted by burning the following fuels...

An average car could be driven for

**5.39 days**non-stopA 13-watt CF lightbulb could be lit for

**29.24 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

**6.31 minutes**non-stopA 42 inch LCD TV could be used for

**2.28 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**93.50 days**Taking

**0.6529**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**0.2504 tons**of Beef**1.16 tons**of Coal burned for electricity

**1.66 tons**of Natural Gas burned for electricity

**0.86 tons**of Oil burned for electricity

## Answer: 3.33 tons of CO2 could be saved if...

**0.93 households**took sustainable action: Hybrid Vehicle for a year

**1 households**took sustainable action: Switch to a clean energy provider for a year

**3 households**took sustainable action: Water heater blanket for a year

**0.56 households**took sustainable action: Complete House Solar Conversion for a year

**2 households**took sustainable action: Conventional fuel-efficient vehicle for a year

**3 households**took sustainable action: Programmable Thermostat for a year

**10 households**took sustainable action: No bottled water for a year

**3 households**took sustainable action: Recycling for a year

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