New Web Carbon Footprint Calculators

It’s been a great week for quantifying Sustainable Virtual Design – new “carbon footprint calculators” are coming online. Here are a few worth checking out.


“Weighs” your web page, and compares to other sites. Allows designers and developers to determine if their design is going overboard into bloatware.

Carbon Analytics

A good first-pass stab at developing an LCA model for the web. Strange pairup with Jonnie Walker!

Press Release

How the “carbon footprint” is computed…
The Company – Carbon Analytics


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