The total amount of greenhouse gases which are generated by our actions as individuals, communities or organisations. It is measured in carbon dioxide equivalent units, or CO2e.
There are a number of online tools which you can use to calculate you carbon footprint; we have provided links to a few below:
- https://www.carbonfootprint.com/calculator.aspx is a popular and very detailed calculator
- https://footprint.wwf.org.uk/#/ gives your carbon footprint compared to the world average and how you are progressing to meet a 2045 zero impact target.
- https://zero.giki.earth/ helps you to calculate, track and reduce your carbon footprint.