CO2 Accounting / Carbon Footprint

The carbon footprint or CO2 footprint is a measurement of the total amount of CO2 emissions directly or indirectly caused by an activity, a company, or a process. The gross carbon footprint per capita in Germany is 14 tons of CO2 per year in Germany, 15 tons of CO2 in Switzerland, 16.5 tons of CO2 in the United States, and in Qatar 40.37 tons of CO2 in Qatar.