Meaning of “carbon calculator” in the English Dictionary


"carbon calculator" in Business English

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carbon calculatornoun [ C ]

uk us

ENVIRONMENT, IT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY a computer program that calculates the approximate amount of carbon dioxide produced by a business, organization, etc. compared to the average amount produced:

We used a carbon calculator to determine what our family must do to reduce its greenhouse-gas emissions by 15%.

(Definition of “carbon calculator” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)