How Green Is Your Internet?

On another note, did you know that green tea lowers your risk of cancer, stabilizes your cholesterol levels, reduces tooth decay, slows the aging process to prevent wrinkles and fights the cause of allergies in your body. Better get on that!

When you use the internet have you thought just how much energy you’re using, or the size of your carbon poke print? This story may give you some idea of just how much energy the wired world sucks down.

Every second of online video we watch puts 0.2g of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Doesn’t sound like much, except that everyday Youtube viewers get through 2 billion videos a day, at a conservative average of 10 seconds each, that’s around 4,000 tons of C02!

Facebook is the brownest? And Google the greenest?

Watch this video below!

Also see What If Your Toothbrush Ran on Gas?What is the “False Consensus Effect”?Can the Internet Make Everything DIY? and Are You Bombarded with the Equivalent of 174 Newspapers of Data a Day?

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