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Apparently we emit CO2 every time we conduct a search on Google or any other search engine. 

But what if you could save ~2 sq metres of rainforest for every search you were to conduct, without paying a penny– would you do it?

Ecosia is an eco-friendly search engine powered by renewable energy;  80% of its generated income will apparently be donated to protect the Earth’s lungs, i.e. rainforests. 

Ecosia claims that the average internet user could protect an area of rainforest around the size of an ice-hockey field each year by using its search engine – which runs on green electricity and emits no carbon emissions. (more…)

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