Sales
0161 215 3700
0800 458 4545
Support
0800 230 0032
0161 215 3711
Fast Chat

Welcome to UKFast, do you have a question? Our hosting experts have the answers.

Sarah Wilson UKFast | Account Manager

one cheeseburger equals 15,000 Google searches

one cheeseburger equals 15,000 Google searches

If that sounds like an absolutely insane comparison to you, you're right. But congratulations to Google, for being more environmentally conscious than the dastardly orange juice and cheeseburger industries.
CO2 emissions of an average daily newspaper 850 Google searches
A glass of orange juice 1,050 Google searches
One load of dishes in an energy star dishwasher 5,100 Google searches
A five mile trip in the average US automobile 10,000 Google searches
A cheeseburger 15,000 Google searches
Electricity consumed by the average US household in one month 3,100,000 Google searches
In response to a lot of allegations that its massive data centers emit tons of CO2, Google came up with this little chart to show how much better for the environment they are than totally irrelevant products from mostly irrelevant industries. Starting off with the least irrelevant, one printed newspaper is equal to 850 searches, which might actually come up in some kind of new media vs. print debate. But orange juice? Cheeseburgers? Come on, Google. No responsibility can be taken for the content of external Internet sites.

print this article

Return to green news headlines
View Green News Archive

Share with: