Carbon Lens calculator
Use the Carbon Lens calculator to uncover potential cost and carbon savings, and highlight unexpected ways to enhance your business.
1 - Introduction
We have created a checklist which you can download and print out to help you collate the information needed to create your report.
2 - Energy - Annual consumption
3 - Solid fuel - Annual consumption
4 - Transport - Annual fuel/mileage
5 - Water and waste - Annual quantities
Tonnes - Eurocart of unsorted general waste weighs about half a tonnes (1100 litres) A a wheelie bin of general waste weighs about 110 Kg (240 litres) A flip-top bin bag of paper weighs about 8 Kg (if bin/bag is actually full - many removed by waste service providers are half empty)
6 - Checking assumptions
Based on our experience we developed a number of generic assumptions about the typical savings which can be made in each area. If you are happy to use these please continue. If not please change the assumptions and then proceed to the next screen.
If you are happy to use this % saving assumption please continue. If not please adjust above.