The Green
Hosting Company

The internet's contribution to global carbon emissions stands at 3.7%, emphasising the need for organisations to take the lead in reducing emissions, demonstrating accountability, and setting a strong example.




Climate-Positive Website

Accreditation Status:




Company Name:

The Green Hosting Co

Carbon per page


Averages under 1g of CO2e per page view



Below Zero Emissions

The organisation takes responsibility for its website's carbon footprint through insetting or high-integrity Gold Standard/Verified Carbon Standard nature/community projects as a last resort. Adjusted every year.

About the Accreditation

Why climate-positive website accreditation?

A climate-positive website is one that has web pages mesauring under 1 gram of carbon per page view. Site uses renewable energy powered hosting services than using that use standard grid energy. If the site is already not green-hosted it has made a pledge to be green-hosted within six months. The site takes responsibility for its carbon footprint yearly, and going beyond that for the year through insetting or high-integrity high-integrity Gold Standard or Verified Carbon Standard projects, going below zero emissions.

Audit Process

The site undergoes audits every quarter to check against the criteria to maintain the climate-positive website standard. The proces detailed here

Scientific Advisory Board

Our scientific advisory board ensures the integrity of the process through regular reviews and progressions.