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Carbon Footprint Calculators

The following annotated list of carbon footprint calculators is intended for students and others who would like to learn more about their CO2 emissions and what they can do to reduce them.  The list currently focuses on calculators in the United States and Austria.  It also includes a multi-lingual calculator.  Please submit your recommendations for this page to Professor Bruce Murray

English

U.S. EPA Household Emissions Calculator: Use this calculator to estimate personal or family greenhouse gas emissions and explore various actions to reduce emissions. The calculator includes three sections: estimate emissions, explore action, see how much you can save (in dollars and emissions) by taking action.

World Wildlife Foundation Footprint Calculator: Worried about your impact on the environment? The way we use the planet's resources makes up our ecological footprint. Measuring yours takes less than 5 minutes and could set you on a life-changing journey...

Deutsch

Der Ökologische Fußabdruck:  Das österreichische Lebensministerium bietet eine einfache Möglichkeit, die Zukunftsfähigkeit des eigenen Lebensstils zu testen. Hier kann man den persönlichen Footprint errechnen und heraus finden, was man persönlich gegen die Zerstörung unseres Planeten tun kann.

Wien Energie Sparcheck: Der online EnergieSpar Check bietet Ihnen die Möglichkeit, nachhaltig zu sparen.  Nehmen Sie einfach jeden Bereich Ihres Heims unter die Lupe und erfahren Sie im Handumdrehen, wie Sie Ihre Energiekosten langfristig senken können.

Multilingual

Carbon Footprint: Here you will find household and business carbon footprint calculators with the option of choosing from 10 access languages.  The calculators are embedded in the site of Carbon Footprint Ltd, a British company that offers a variety of products and services associated with carbon management.