# 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: 34612.84 tons of CO2 would be emitted by any of the following activities...

An average car could be driven for

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

**303,941 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

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

**23,660 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**2,663 years**Taking

**6,787**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**2,602 tons**of Beef## Answer: 34.61 tons tons of CO2 would be emitted by burning the following fuels...

An average car could be driven for

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

**303,941 years**continuouslyA 747 could fly for

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

**23,660 years**continuouslyThe energy use of an average house could be met for

**2,663 years**Taking

**6,787**cars off the road for a yearProducing

**2,602 tons**of Beef**12,102.39 tons**of Coal burned for electricity

**17,289.13 tons**of Natural Gas burned for electricity

**8,990.35 tons**of Oil burned for electricity

## Answer: 34612.84 tons of CO2 could be saved if...

**20,977 households**took sustainable action: Exclusive Sustainable Transportation for a year

**31,755 households**took sustainable action: Recycling for a year

**23,075 households**took sustainable action: Solar Water Heater for a year

**98,894 households**took sustainable action: Composting for a year

**34,613 households**took sustainable action: Programmable Thermostat for a year

**96,147 households**took sustainable action: Tankless Water Heater for a year

**69,226 households**took sustainable action: Bike or Walk to Work for a year

**23,308 households**took sustainable action: Eat less meat for a year

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