Germany carbon emissions and environmental impact

Germany air pollution

Germany as an air pollution mortality rate of 16.0 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Germany is 12.0 mg/m³, endangering 89.2% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Germany energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Germany is 3.60 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 100.0% of Germany population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 14.2% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 55.06%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 26.27%
  • Renewable electricity output: 29.23%

Germany territory

The territory of Germany has a surface area of 357580 km², 349360 of which being land area. Forests represents 32.7% of the land with 114210 km². Around 45.4% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Germany adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Germany are around $586,201,980,776 which represent 14.4% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $25,455,624,918 (0.63)%
  • Mineral depletion: $4,016,449 (0.00)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $3,153,445,379 (0.08)%
  • Energy depletion: $1,273,150,166 (0.03)%
  • Education expenditure: $177,450,103,179 (4.37)%

Germany rents

The total resources rents of Germany represent 0.08186% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 0.01580% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 0.01543% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.00058% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.03192% of GDP

Calculate the carbon footprint of flights departing from Germany

Airport IATA code City
Berlin-Schönefeld SXF Berlin
Berlin-Tegel TXL Berlin
Cologne Bonn CGN Cologne
Düsseldorf DUS Duesseldorf
Frankfurt am Main FRA Frankfurt
Hamburg HAM Hamburg
Hannover HAJ Hannover
Munich MUC Munich
Stuttgart STR Stuttgart

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