Italy carbon emissions and environmental impact

Italy air pollution

Italy as an air pollution mortality rate of 15.0 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Italy is 16.8 mg/m³, endangering 94.8% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Italy energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Italy is 3.07 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 100.0% of Italy population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 16.5% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 60.25%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 22.51%
  • Renewable electricity output: 38.68%

Italy territory

The territory of Italy has a surface area of 301340 km², 294140 of which being land area. Forests represents 31.8% of the land with 93508 km². Around 8.8% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Calculate the carbon footprint of flights departing from Italy

Airport IATA code City
Bari Karol Wojtyła BRI Bari
Bologna Guglielmo Marconi BLQ Bologna
Catania-Fontanarossa CTA Catania
Falcone–Borsellino PMO Palermo
Il Caravaggio BGY Bergamo
Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino FCO Rome
Malpensa MXP Milano
Milano Linate LIN Milan
Naples NAP Naples
Peretola FLR Florence
Venice Marco Polo VCE Venice

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