Dec 20, 2019 - 1min read
With 2019 coming to a close and the new year almost upon us, it's a great time to reflect back on all the good we've achieved together with our members!
Thanks to the power of renewable energy, collectively we've prevented 112,870 tonnes of harmful carbon emissions from entering our atmosphere. That’s the equivalent of driving a petrol car one billion miles around the earth.*
By choosing green energy we know you are already a sustainable hero - but we’d love to know more.
Share your top green tips from 2019, tell us what you’d like to see more of from Tonik, and make a sustainability pledge for the new year.
We’ll share a summary of responses and our favourite tips in January – helping us to all learn from one another and in our joint fight against fossil fuel emissions!
* calculations based on figures from the following sources: Electricity Mix: 0.208 eCO2 kg/kWh (gov.uk fuel mix disclosure 2019) / Gas Conversion Factor: 0.2043 eCO2 kg/kWh (gov.uk greenhouse gas reporting conversion factors 2019) / Emissions per petrol car: 123.4 CO2g/km (eea.europa.eu emissions data) / Average mileage per yr: 7600 miles (gov.uk statistical data)
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