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The chart below shows in simple, everyday terms the environmental equivalent benefits of choosing NuPath Renewable Energy Certificates over conventional fossil fuel power plants (“Dirty Power”).

 

NuPath REC Product Annual kWh Purchase Quantity of RECs Metric Tons of Carbon Avoided Miles Not Driven by Average Car Trees Planted Cars Removed Tons of Waste Not sent to the Landfill Gallons of Gas Not Burned
Average Home 10,800 7.45 17,734 191 2 2.7 838
Larger Home 15,000 10.34 24,630 266 2 3.7 1,164
Average Apartment 5,400 3.72 8,867 96 1 1.3 419
Small Business 45,000 31.03 73,890 797 7 11.1 3,492
Larger Business 90,000 62.05 147,780 1,594 13 22.2 6,984
Average Restaurant 270,000 186.15 443,340 4,779 39 66.7 20,952

 

The chart values were based on U.S. EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator. Learn more at the U.S. EPA website http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/energy-resources/calculator.html.