We can offset the carbon output generated by your production through planting trees in the UK with the Woodland Trust.

"A 2009 study estimated that screen production (film and TV) in London alone produces 125,000 tonnes of CO2 each year." (British Film Institute).

Simply select Normal Shoot or Large Shoot in the calculator below, enter the number of days your shoot will last and then click the calculate button.
Normal Shoot = Approx 1 tonne of C02 a shoot day at £15
Power consumption equivalent to 1 x 160 KW Generator for 12 hours
The use of approx 3 x facility vehicles
40 crew car journeys at 60 miles each day.
Large Shoot = Approx 2 tonnes of C02 a shoot day at £30
Power consumption equivalent to 1 x 280 KW Generator
the Use of 5 x facility vehicles
40 crew car journeys at 60 miles each day

Calculations are based on the National Energy Foundation Carbon Calculator 2014
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Latest News

Biscuit Films are amazing at doing their bit and have pledged on many productions recently.  Many thanks

Scout Productions have just made the largest donation to carbon aware from offsetting 242 shoot days in the with 242 trees.  There is so much interest in the carbon offsetting at present and this is a huge and ground breaking committment.  Thank you

I was invited to speak at AD GREEN get together for April.  A fantastic turn out and some really interesting responses to carbon offsetting.  Its great to see that fially people are now taking this action seriously as it is a very viable option to offsetting the carbon produced when on location.

We are very proud to annouce that CAP has planted 700 trees between mid 2017 and end of 2018 with the Woodland Trust.  Something to shout from the tree tops about we reckon thank you for all the support.

Biscuit filmworks are surging ahead in making their productions Green - We would like to thank their whole team for their continued support.  Many thanks

A huge warm welcome to Chris Dowling that amazing Gaffer for now pleding to CAP and planting trees everytime his incredible Landrover generators http://www.nextgeneration4x4.co.uk are used on set.  Not only a leading light on set but a leading light in being carbon aware

Thanks to Filming Scotland and the team for their continued support - adding another 3 trees to their collection.  Many thanks

Scout Productions have continued to lead the way with thier dedication to making their shoots green - 14 trees planted in the last 6 months to February 2018.  When ever their lcoations are rented out to filming they will off set the carbon generated for each shoot day.

We are really pleased to be acredited by http://www.adgreen-apa.net - great things to come from them - please visit their site for more info

We are over the moon to reach 22 trees planted in the last 6 months (since July 2016).  That is 22 tonnes of carbon captured.  Many thanks to all of you have who have contributed.

Pulse Films pledge 8 trees for a 2 day shoot for Lucozade. A very generous donation meaning 8 trees are planted in the Hertforshire wood. Huge thanks to Fran, Hannah and team.

Location Works now offer Carbon Aware to each production that goes into one of their Locations. A huge thanks to Lorna for her encouragement to make productions more green. We are now trying to create a Location Works wood.

Partizan and vodafone colloborate and have planted another tree to our growing woodland.  Thank you again for your continued support.

David Neilson and his company Filming Scotland continue to donate and offset.  Thanks again for your continued support this time planting a tree for their music video production of Twin Atlantic.  Looking forward to seeing the final production, the go to production company for filming in Scotland.

Park Pictures showing great interest with 4 trees being planted for the latest Christmas Waitrose TV commercial.  Looking forward to seeing the end product which should be on screens very soon.  Director Tom Tagholm always does a beautiful job.

Filming Scotland have again shown their Green credentials with a further donation to planting trees for all their Productions in 2013

Traktor continue to boost their green credentials planting 3 trees for their latest commercial.

Carbon Aware is proud to be credited with making Traktor's VISA commercial starring Usain Bolt carbon aware. 

We are very pleased to announce a colloboration with the West End Hit Musical Wicked, calculating the production's carbon footprint per performance.

Partizan have again shown their green credentials planting another 2 trees for the filming of Virgin Media Idents for Britains Got Talent.

Knucklehead have just planted a tree for the latest Holiday Inn TV commercial.

Traktor  have just planted 10 trees for the filming of the latest Visa Commercial starring Usain Bolt.

Channel 4 have again planted trees for 2 separate projects (Heston and Jamie Oliver Idents)

Film Surrey support and promote CAP

Filming Scotland now promotes CAP on their site and to all of their productions

The National Trust Film Unit now promotes CAP on their Facebook site

Greening Film now promotes CAP on their site

Partizan Productions has planted a further 9 trees to make the new moneysupermarket.com advert carbon aware. Filming consisted of 1 day on location and 4 studio days.

The 4 Creative team at Channel 4 planted 4 trees for their Pizza Hut Idents with CAP. Filming consisted of 2 filming days on location.

Partizan Productions made the filming of Kenco's latest advert carbon aware by planting 3 trees in the Heartwood Forest with CAP

CAP was chosen to run a stall at BAFTAs 'Green the Screen'

Greenwich Film Office offer CAP's services to productions within their Borough

Location Works supports CAP

Film Link endorses and promotes CAP 

Film London supports CAP