The UK's carbon footprint is over 500* million tonnes of CO2 per year. Individuals account for 45% of this. Find out how you can reduce your footprint.

Use the calculator to measure your carbon footprint and find out what practical steps you can take to make it smaller. On a personalised page, you can track your progress, update your carbon-reducing actions and see a Google Map featuring the footprints and actions of everyone taking part. To share ideas, ask advice or find people in your local area to collaborate with, join the UK Carbon Footprint discussion group.

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To get started, we will take you to your own personalised iGoogle page with the carbon calculator. Find out more.

If you already use iGoogle and have saved your page to an account make sure you are signed in before you get started. This will ensure that the carbon footprint tab is added to your existing page.

If you don’t use iGoogle, don’t worry, just get started. You can create an account later if you want to.

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