climate facts

1You emit 1 tonne of CO 2 when you...

tanken Refuel 5 times for your diesel car

trein Travel 40,000 km internationally by train

nairobi Fly to Nairobi once

parimaribo Fly a little further than Paramaribo

hamburger Eat 2 hamburgers every day for 1 year

hotel Sleep in a hotel for 60 nights

2You save 1 tonne of CO 2 when you...

zonnepaneel Have 9 solar panels 1 year work for you

cookstove Have 1 family in a developing country cook for 1 year on an efficient cookstove

bomen Let 2 trees grow for 25 years

3You can save ... kilos of CO 2 by..

home 110 kilos of CO2 per year by working at home 1 day a week.
kleding 300 kilos of CO2 per person per year by buying all your clothes second-hand.
floor 600 kilos of CO2 per year by insulating the floor of your house.
zonnepaneel 1000 kilos of CO2 per year by placing 10 solar panels on your roof.
trein 4000 kilos of CO2 per year by traveling to work by train 5 days a week instead of by car (Amsterdam - Utrecht).

41/3 of the world's population cooks on open fire...


Roughly one third of the world's population still cooks on an open wood fire on a daily basis, usually indoors. The smoke released is very harmful to human health. As a result, almost four million people worldwide die annually from lung disease. That's more than the worldwide deaths from AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis combined.

51 improved cookstove saves an average of 2.00 tonnes of CO 2 per year...

Read here more about our improved cookstoves project in India.

61 biogas installation saves an average of 5,5 tonnes CO 2 per year...

Read here more about our biogasproject in India.