Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator

This straightforward calculator provides conversions from one unit of energy to the equivalent amount of CO2 emission expected from using that amount.

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Teaching Tips

Teaching Tips

Do an equivalency example for students to get them started.

Teacher will need to introduce vocab and units of measure for students unfamiliar with this.

Ideas for extending the activity: link to other calculators - this could be used as a science fair project or service learning project for high school students to bring to their community.