# 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: 32796.21 tons of CO2 would be emitted by any of the following activities...

An average car could be driven for

**145 years**non-stopA 13-watt CF lightbulb could be lit for

**287,989 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

**43.13 days**non-stopA 42 inch LCD TV could be used for

**22,418 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**2,523 years**Taking

**6,431**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**2,466 tons**of Beef## Answer: 32.80 tons tons of CO2 would be emitted by burning the following fuels...

An average car could be driven for

**145 years**non-stopA 13-watt CF lightbulb could be lit for

**287,989 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

**43.13 days**non-stopA 42 inch LCD TV could be used for

**22,418 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**2,523 years**Taking

**6,431**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**2,466 tons**of Beef**11,467.21 tons**of Coal burned for electricity

**16,381.72 tons**of Natural Gas burned for electricity

**8,518.50 tons**of Oil burned for electricity

## Answer: 32796.21 tons of CO2 could be saved if...

**9,110 households**took sustainable action: Hybrid Vehicle for a year

**16,398 households**took sustainable action: Conventional fuel-efficient vehicle for a year

**22,085 households**took sustainable action: Eat less meat for a year

**93,703 households**took sustainable action: Composting for a year

**10,932 households**took sustainable action: Switch to a clean energy provider for a year

**655,924 households**took sustainable action: Reusable Bags for a year

**19,876 households**took sustainable action: Exclusive Sustainable Transportation for a year

**21,864 households**took sustainable action: Solar Water Heater for a year

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