Delivered February 23, 2021. Contributor: Jeffery O.
To inform a project by determining the carbon footprint associated with the usage of $100 worth of gas, and the cost of remedying such footprint. An ideal response will include the methodology of footprint and offset cost determination/calculation.
Carbon Footprint Data
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 8,887 grams of Co2 is produced from a single gallon of gas (formallyknownas gasoline). This equates to 0.00887 metric tonnes of Co2 per gallon of gas.