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Planes or Volcanoes?

January 29, 2013

Are planes or volcanoes to blame for our problems? Which one is emitting more CO2 daily? Sometimes, the easiest way to find out is to visualize the numbers — and compare.

worldshapin

worldshapin

October 11, 2012

worldshapin helps to study the interdependence of health, living standard, carbon footprint of a country, workplace equality, and education of the world and across countries through last three decades of time. worldshapin is a tool to visualize the interplay between sustainability and human development. It forms a unique picture of the world through shapes which […]

CO2 Emissions and Development

CO2 Emissions and Development

October 7, 2012

The GEO Data Portal online database holds more than 450 different variables, as national, subregional, regional and global statistics or as geospatial data sets (maps), covering themes like Freshwater, Population, Forests, Emissions, Climate. Source

CO2 World

CO2 World

October 6, 2012

GOOD Magazine has partnered with Starbucks to launch an atmospheric CO2 infographic factsheet. While it would be interesting for GOOD to also show Starbucks’ footprint along side of this factsheet, it serves as an interesting call to action to the 350 parts per million idea – which is more of a proactive goal that the […]

The Energy Savings of a Low Hanging Fruit

The Energy Savings of a Low Hanging Fruit

July 16, 2012

We all need to reduce our carbon footprint, but does changing a few lightbulbs or turning down the water heater really make that big of a difference? Find out what the impact would be if everyone just took a few small measures to ease pressure our lives put on Mother Earth. Source

Smackdown Electric Vehicles vs Regular Cars

Smackdown Electric Vehicles vs Regular Cars

June 17, 2012

Electric vehicles are more expensive than regular vehicles, but what are the long term benefits to your wallet and the environment when you buy an electrical vehicle. This infographic shows exactly how electric cars are better for the environment and why it’s beneficial to invest in one.

CO2 Emissions & Pollution

CO2 Emissions & Pollution

June 10, 2012

Global warming gets most of the attention, for good reason (the effects of global warming are tremendous), but the costs of dirty energy and dirty tech go far beyond the effects of global warming. Check out this infographic below for more on CO2 emissions, other pollution, and some of the effects of common types of […]

Automobiles and the Environment

Automobiles and the Environment

June 5, 2012

Emissions from cars are one of the main contributing factors to global warming. Is is just the emissions or do cars have even further impacting factors upon Mother Earth? Learn about the full impact of using an automobile on the ecosystem.