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Environment: treading lightly on the Earth
Environment: treading lightly on the Earth

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • explain the nature and extent of the carbon footprints of individuals and households within the national and global economy

  • assess individual carbon footprints using a carbon calculator

  • understand the main components of the carbon footprint of individuals and households, and the most effective actions for reducing the footprint

  • explore options for reducing the carbon footprint.