Concerned About Emissions and The Climate Crisis?

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🌱 Want to make a positive impact on the planet?
Emission Index provides actionable data, tips and guidance on how we can lower our carbon footprint 🌍

WE ARE SLEEPWALKING INTO A CLIMATE EMERGENCY. YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

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.

Featured Article
These 15 Deforestation Solutions Can Undo The Damage

Take a deep dive into potential deforestation solutions and discover how policy reform, technology, and individual action can make a difference.

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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 Footprint
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How Can Climate Literacy Help Build Sustainable Businesses?

Learn how climate literacy empowers businesses to mitigate risks, seize opportunities, and drive sustainable practices.

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Mastering Renewable Energy Asset Management for Cleaner Projects

Renewable energy asset management is vital to clean energy projects, as they require specialised attention due to…

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15 Ways to Reuse Resources and Save the Planet

Reusing items can reduce our carbon footprint and conserve resources. Explore the benefits of reuse and practical tips to incorporate it into daily life.

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These 7 Benefits of Solar Energy Show Why It’s Exponential Growth is Wonderful 

What are the benefits of solar energy to the environment? We discuss why the sun is a bright solution to reducing carbon emissions and powering a greener world.

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The Benefits of Reducing CO2 Emissions (And 12 Ways We Can Do It!)

Reducing CO2 emissions is good for the environment, our health and future generations. Explore the benefits, including better air quality and a healthier planet.

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Carbon Footprint
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How Does Biodiversity Affect the Stability of an Ecosystem?

Curious about the fascinating world of ecosystem dynamics? Learn how biodiversity plays a crucial role in maintaining the stability and sustainability of our environment.

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Carbon Footprint
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What Does It Mean to Be Carbon-Positive?

Being carbon-positive means actively removing more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than you or your company emits. Find out how your business can make a positive impact on the environment.

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Energy Transition
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Mining Lithium: The Pros and Cons

Interested in the pros and cons of lithium mining. From environmental impacts to economic benefits, learn all about this valuable mineral.

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Deforestation
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Rainforest Conservation Efforts: Comparing the Different Approaches 

Rainforests are vital to our planet’s ecosystem, and conservation efforts are crucial in preserving them. Explore the latest projects and campaigns focused on protecting these valuable ecosystems.

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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.