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How Much Carbon do you Produce? | Young People’s Transportation Network
These will be different for everybody and will vary from day to day. Here we will look at an average estimation based on a typical family car using petrol from which you can work out your own emissions. First, calculate the distance you travel in a typical week. The average family car travels 240 miles a week, taking into consideration school runs, work journeys and longer journeys spread out over the year. Now combine these with the amount of carbon produced by one litre of petrol = 2.4kg. Also, by shar...