Concerned About Emissions and The Climate Crisis?

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Emission Index is a media platform dedicated to reducing emissions and advocating for sustainable living.

Our mission is to enlighten and empower individuals and businesses to proactively combat climate change.

We provide educational content, actionable data, tips and guidance on how we can collectively lower our carbon footprint.

Our Goals
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Protect the environment for future generations
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Improve air and water quality
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Encourage sustainable lifestyles

Providing a wealth of information on climate change and sustainable living
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Articles about Climate Change and Reducing Emissions

Learn about sustainability trends and data, including tracking emissions from different sectors and understanding the drivers of climate change.

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Guide to Renewable Energy’s Role in Reducing Emissions‍

Get to know renewable energy, the key player in our fight against harmful greenhouse gases.

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What are Greenhouse Gas Emissions?

Greenhouse gases trap heat in the atmosphere, leading to global warming. Emission reduction is crucial to fighting climate change.

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When the Last Tree Falls: The Domino Effect of Deforestation

Our planet is at risk. Discover how deforestation alters biodiversity, climate, and local economies worldwide.

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Carbon Finance: A Path to Sustainable Climate Action

Carbon finance is a financial tool meant to inspire and improve carbon discount and development that is climate resilient.

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Energy Transition
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Biomass Energy Pros and Cons: An Unbiased Overview

This comprehensive guide explains the advantages and disadvantages of using biomass energy as a renewable energy source to waste into power, and mitigate carbon emissions.

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Best Vegan Recipe Books for Beginners: Your Guide to Simple, Delicious Plant-Based Cooking

Discover the ultimate vegan recipe books for beginners. Each is filled with delicious and easy-to-follow plant-based recipes that are perfect for any meal of the day.

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Carbon Footprint
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Guide to Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES)

Payment for ecosystem services is a system where people pay landowners to preserve or enhance ecosystem services. Learn more about this innovative approach to conservation.

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How Does Deforestation Contribute to Global Warming?

Curious about the role deforestation plays in global warming? This article breaks down the science behind it and offers solutions to combat this pressing issue.

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What are Non-Timber Forest Products?

Non-timber forest products are goods that come from forests other than timber, such as fruits, nuts, and medicinal plants. Discover their importance to sustainable forest management.

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Biotic Factors in the Rainforest

Discover the intricate web of life within the rainforest as we examine the biotic factors that play a vital role in sustaining this complex ecosystem.

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How Does Vegetation in Wetlands Reduce Atmospheric Carbon?

Wetland vegetation plays a crucial role in carbon sequestration. Explore the science behind this natural carbon sink and its impact on the environment.

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Understanding Climate Change
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What is Cloud Seeding?

Cloud seeding aims to change the amount or type of precipitation that falls from clouds. Discover how it works, the potential benefits and risks associated with this weather modification technique.

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Climate Policy
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Location-based vs Market-based Emissions (What’s the Difference?)

Curious about the differences in emission calculation methods? This article explains the nuances between location-based and market-based emissions, shedding light on their environmental implications.

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Which countries emit the most CO2 and greenhouse gases?

We have data on the amount of carbon dioxide, nitrogen and methane emitted by each nation
Find emissions data about your country

Who are the largest emitters by volume?

The most populous countries tend to have the largest environmental impact.

The top three are China, The United States and India.

You can find out more stats about the largest emitters per capita on our blog

Who are the largest emitters per capita?

The biggest emitters per citizen tend to be from nations with fossil fuel led economies or high levels of deforestation.

The top three emitters per citizen are The Solomon Islands, Qatar and Kuwait.

You can find out more stats about emissions per capita on our blog

Meet the site owner

Rob Boyle - Site Owner and Lead Author, Emission Index

I’m Rob, and I built Emission Index to share data, trends and ideas to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions.

As a seasoned writer with over 15 years of experience in the healthcare and energy sectors, I am committed to reducing emissions and promoting sustainable practices.

I am passionate about data science, as well as researching and writing about the energy transition and the environmental challenges we face.