okm Carbon Footprint Calculator

Carbon Footprint Calculator

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The Basics

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Home Energy

Natural Gas If you enter your monthly consumption in thousands of cubic feet, you'll get a more accurate estimate. If you enter dollars, our calculations assume that you pay $10.68/thousand cubic feet. $23/month is about average in the United States for a household of one person. 3,071 pounds of CO2 is about average for a household of one person over a year. Please enter a valid quantity
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Electricity If you enter your average kilowatt-hours, you'll get a more accurate estimate. If you enter dollars, our calculations assume that you pay 11.9 cents/kWh. $44/month is about average in the United States for a household of one person. 5,384 pounds of CO2 is about average for a household of one person over a year. Please enter a valid quantity Please enter a valid percent
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Fuel Oil If you enter your average monthly fuel oil use in gallons, you'll get a more accurate estimate. If you enter dollars, our calculations assume that you pay $4.02/gallon. $72/month is about average in the United States for a household of one person. 4,848 pounds of CO2 is about average for a household of one person over a year. Please enter a valid quantity
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Propane If you enter your monthly propane use in gallons, you'll get a more accurate estimate. If you enter dollars, our calculations assume that you pay $2.47/gallon. $37/month is about average in the United States for a household of one person. 2,243 pounds of CO2 is about average for a household of one person over a year. Please enter a valid quantity
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Transportation

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Waste

Average waste emissions for a household of people: LBS

Which of the following products do you currently recycle in your household? 692 pounds of CO2 equivalent per year is about average for a household of 1 person. Your waste-related emissions are calculated based on the number of people in your household.

Total waste emissions after recycling: LBS

YOUR EMISSION RESULTS (CO2 in lbs)

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OFFSET YOUR EMISSIONS (with trees)
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Tree seedlings grown for 10 years will offset your emissions A medium growth coniferous (evergreen) tree, planted in an urban setting and allowed to grow for 10 years, sequesters 23.2 lbs of carbon. Sources
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Cars removed from the road for one year. In 2015, the weighted average combined fuel economy of cars and light trucks combined was 22.0 miles per gallon (FHWA 2017). The average vehicle miles traveled in 2015 was 11,443 miles per year (FHWA 2017). Sources
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Homes heated for one year
In 2016, there were 116.1 million homes in the United States (EIA 2017a). On average, each home consumed 12,148 kWh of electricity, 4.56 quadrillion Btu of natural gas, 0.43 quadrillion Btu of liquefied petroleum gas and 0.43 quadrillion Btu of fuel oil. Sources
PURCHASE OFFSETS (plant trees)

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“One Time” means you will be charged a single payment for the specified amount. “Monthly” denotes that you will be charged once a month for 12 months for the specified amount.
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