Link: “Media Websites: 70% of the Carbon Footprint Caused by Ads and Stats

Original post found at: https://marmelab.com/blog/2022/01/17/media-websites-carbon-emissions.html

Study of French media sites which found that 70% of all energy consumption involved in displaying web pages was consumed by ads and tracking scripts.

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