Most of you will already be aware that your carbon footprint isn’t some kind of mould of your foot. It is indeed what is becoming a more regular term that is used to describe how our daily habits and purchasing decisions are impacting the planet. A carbon footprint is a phrase that has splintered off the original term called ecological footprint that was first coined in the nineties. It has since been popularized to reflect a measured value of how our energy usage affects the planet.
By measuring our individual carbon footprint we feel more connected to the very tangible role we personally play in protecting the environment. There are an abundance of resources available; from online carbon calculators to Facebook and phone apps to help people learn what their footprint is and how to improve our footprints. Here is a small segment of a growing trend in carbon footprint awareness resources. Read More