Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners

Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners

Total has released a visual presentation of the total CO2 emission saved by Tesla vehicle owners in the U.S. and worldwide.

Tesla Model S charging

Tesla Model S charging

In the U.S., the biggest impact so far has been made (not surprisingly) in California, notching a 'win' for the top 6 cities:

  1. Los Angeles 14,796,085 lbs (per capita 3.73 lbs)
  2. San Jose 9,006,266 lbs (per capita 8.77 lbs)
  3. San Diego 8,040,135 lbs (per capita 5.76 lbs)
  4. San Francisco 6,999,717 lbs (per capita 8.09 lbs)
  5. Irvine 5,885,596 lbs (per capita 22.12 lbs)
  6. Los Altos 5,555,086 lbs (per capita 130.08 lbs)
However, the per capita situation sows a different leaderboard:
  1. Clifton, VA 328,444 lbs (per capita 1,113.37 lbs)
  2. Bedford, NY 333,026 lbs (per capita 181.58 lbs)
  3. Summerland, CA 206,657 lbs (per capita 142.72 lbs)
  4. Rancho Santa Fe, CA 1,481,257 lbs (per capita 133.99 lbs)
  5. Los Altos, CA 5,555,086 lbs (per capita 130.08 lbs)

Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners

Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners

The map (see here) also show the stats and map for the world. The U.S. is currently in first place, as it is the largest market for Tesla, but some other country positions could be considered as surprise:

Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners

Total CO2 saved by Tesla vehicle owners