High Carbon footprint diagram

The High Footprint Category typically represents individuals who:

  • Regularly drive a private motor vehicle for long distances (over 5,000 miles annually)
  • Take three or more flights a year
  • Have above average household energy consumption due to building characteristics, size and/or energy consumption habits. 

Please note, this is a simplified approach towards carbon footprinting and is not reflective of an individuals actual carbon footprint.