Carbon Footprint Calculator for Transportation API

Carbon Footprint Calculator for Transportation API

Carbon Footprint Calculator for Transportation API is a software tool designed to help individuals and businesses calculate the carbon emissions associated with their transportation activities. It is an application programming interface that provides users with a set of tools and functions to measure the impact of their transportation choices on the environment.

API description

About the API:

The API Transportation Carbon Footprint Calculator uses a set of standardized methodologies and data sources to calculate the carbon emissions of different modes of transportation, such as cars, motorcycles, and more. The API takes into account a wide range of factors, such as distance to be traveled, and amount of fuel, to provide users with an accurate and reliable estimate of their carbon footprint.

Is often integrated into third-party applications, such as ride-sharing or ride-sharing platforms, allowing users to access carbon footprint calculation tools directly from the platform they are using. Users can enter their transport data, such as km, mode of transport and vehicle type, and fuel and the API will generate a response reporting the estimated carbon emissions associated with their trip or delivery.

One of the main advantages of using an API to calculate the carbon footprint of transportation is that it allows individuals and businesses to make more informed decisions about their transportation choices. By providing users with accurate and reliable information about the environmental impact of different transportation options, the API enables them to make choices about transportation types.

Companies, in particular, can use to measure the carbon footprint of their transportation activities and identify areas for improvement. For example, a delivery company can use the API to track the carbon emissions associated with its delivery vehicles and implement policies that encourage more sustainable transportation options, such as electric vehicles or bicycle couriers.

In summary, the API Transportation Carbon Footprint Calculator is a valuable tool for individuals and businesses looking to measure and reduce their carbon emissions associated with transportation. By providing accurate and reliable estimates of carbon emissions and empowering users to make more informed transportation decisions, the API can help promote sustainable transportation practices and support the transition to a low-carbon economy.


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API Documentation


Return the official air quality health index (1 to 10) bases on key parameters.The national AQHI is based on three-hour average concentrations of ground-level ozone (O3), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), and fine particulate matter (PM2.5). O3 and NO2 are measured in parts per billion (ppb) while PM2.5 is measured in micrograms per cubic metre (ug/m3).



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"19 kg co2","success":true}

Air Quality Health Index - Endpoint Features
Object Description
o3 [Required] The ground-level ozone (O3) in parts per billion (ppb).
no2 [Required] The nitrogen dioxide (NO2), in parts per billion (ppb).
pm [Required] The fine particulate matter (PM2.5), PM2.5 is * measured in micrograms per cubic metre (ug/m3).

Calculate CO2e from the use of traditional energy provider.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"306.6 kg co2","success":true}

Traditional Energy - Endpoint Features
Object Description
consumption [Required] The KWH usage.
location [Required] The country or continent providing the energy (USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Africa, LatinAmerica, MiddleEast, OtherCountry).

Return the CO2e in Kg from the consumption of clean energy.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"12.8 kg co2","success":true}

Clean Energy - Endpoint Features
Object Description
energy [Required] The source of the clean energy (Solar, Wind, HydroElectric, Biomass, Geothermal, Tidal, OtherCleanEnergy).
consumption [Required] The amount of energy consumed in KWH.

Transform liters of Diesel, Petrol or LPG into CO2 Equivalent in Kg.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"2310 kg co2","success":true}

Fuel To Carbon - Endpoint Features
Object Description
type [Required] The type can be Petrol, Diesel, LPG.
litres [Required] The number of litres to calculate from.

Returns the CO2e in Kg from a travel by car.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"25.7055 kg co2","success":true}

Car Travel - Endpoint Features
Object Description
distance [Required] The distance in KM.
vehicle [Required] The type of car (SmallDieselCar, MediumDieselCar, LargeDieselCar, MediumHybridCar, LargeHybridCar, MediumLPGCar, LargeLPGCar, MediumCNGCar, LargeCNGCar, SmallPetrolVan, LargePetrolVan, SmallDielselVan, MediumDielselVan, LargeDielselVan, LPGVan, CNGVan, SmallPetrolCar, MediumPetrolCar, LargePetrolCar).

Calculate CO2e in Kg from a travel by air.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"301.86 kg co2","success":true}

Flight - Endpoint Features
Object Description
distance [Required] The flight distance in KM.
type [Required] The type of flight (DomesticFlight, ShortEconomyClassFlight, ShortBusinessClassFlight, LongEconomyClassFlight, LongPremiumClassFlight, LongBusinessClassFlight, LongFirstClassFlight).

Returns the CO2e in Kg from a motorbike travel.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"6.2892 kg co2","success":true}

MotorBike - Endpoint Features
Object Description
distance [Required] The distance in KM.
type [Required] The type of motorbike (SmallMotorBike, MediumMotorBike, LargeMotorBike).

Return CO2e in Kg from the use of public transporation.



                                                                                                            {"carbon":"35.398 kg co2","success":true}

Public Transit - Endpoint Features
Object Description
distance [Required] The distance in KM.
type [Required] The type of transportation (Taxi, ClassicBus, EcoBus, Coach, NationalTrain, LightRail, Subway, FerryOnFoot, FerryInCar).

API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Carbon Footprint Calculator for Transportation API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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