Find out how your carbon footprint is generated
Some of our everyday actions also contribute to greenhouse gas emissions.
Watching TV generates 35 kg of CO2 a year
What produces these emissions?
The electricity that the TV consumes when it is on is what generates the most emissions, but standby does too, producing up to 15 kg of carbon dioxide per year.
What can you do to reduce them?
Turn off the TV (and any other devices) when it is not being used and avoid leaving it on standby.