Empowering individuals

We're building products to give you the information you need to make the more sustainable choice, the easier choice.

Your everyday

Back in 2020, we announced our goal to help one billion people make more sustainable choices through our products by 2022. We’re pleased to share that we reached that goal in 2022 through offering sustainability features like fuel-efficient routing in Google Maps, energy efficiency features in Google Nest thermostats, and carbon emissions information in Google Flights.1

Your everyday

Back in 2020, we announced our goal to help one billion people make more sustainable choices through our products by 2022. We’re pleased to share that we reached that goal in 2022 through offering sustainability features like fuel-efficient routing in Google Maps, energy efficiency features in Google Nest thermostats, and carbon emissions information in Google Flights.1

Google Maps

Helping you make more sustainable choices when getting from A to B.

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Cityscape overlayed with UI for Eco-friendly Routing feature in Google Maps
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Google Maps

Helping you make more sustainable choices when getting from A to B.

Snapshot of UI for Google Maps eco-friendly routing in Pittsburgh showing two route options, with the most fuel-efficient route in blue versus the alternate route in grey

Fuel-efficient routing

Snapshot of UI for Google Maps low emissions zone alerts in Amsterdam showing two possible route options

Low emission zone alerts

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Bike and scooter sharing

Snapshot of UI for Google Maps showing EV charging options

EV Charging

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Mass transit options

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Glanceable directions

Google Search

Sharing helpful answers to climate questions on Search.

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A group of trees in a field surrounded by brush and logs with the Search bar UI overlayed with the words 'climate change'.
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Google Search

Sharing helpful answers to climate questions on Search.

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Explore authoritative climate change information

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Understand your car-buying choices

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Find nearby recycling points

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Extreme heat alerts

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Energy-saving tips for Europe

Travel

Helping build a more sustainable future for travel.

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A plane taking off at a busy airport with an overlay of Google Flights UI on top.
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Travel

Helping build a more sustainable future for travel.

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More sustainable choices when you travel

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Climate-friendlier options for your stay

Google Shopping

Featuring suggestions for more sustainable and energy-efficient options when searching for home appliances.

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Google Shopping

Featuring suggestions for more sustainable and energy-efficient options when searching for home appliances.

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Shop for more efficient appliances

UI of pre-owned label in Google Shopping.

Shop pre-owned apparel on Google

Google Nest

Helping you make an impact right from home.

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Google Nest

Helping you make an impact right from home.

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Support a clean energy future with Nest Renew

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Nest thermostats

Your world

We build tools to help cities, organizations, researchers, nonprofits, and more, understand the planet, improve environmental impact, and take sustainable action.

Your business

We believe that operating sustainably is not only good for the planet, but good for business. Explore how we’ve collaborated with others to take action across the globe.

1 Unique, signed-in Google users that were provided information to make a more sustainable choice through at least one sustainability-focused product feature.
2 Fuel-efficient routing was first launched in the U.S. in 2021. In 2022, we expanded it to Canada and nearly forty European countries, as well as in Egypt ahead of COP27.
3 Low emission zone alerts in Google Maps are currently available in Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Lisbon, London, Milan, Montpellier, Paris, Remis, Rome, Rouen, Saint-Etienne, and Toulouse.
4 Mass transit options in Google Maps are currently available in more than 100 countries, including more than 40 European countries. Mass transit information coverage does not necessarily include the entire country.
5 Authoritative climate change information in Google Search is currently available in Estonia, Spain, France, Italy, Japan, India, Russia, China, Italy, Vietnam, and Thailand.
6 Information on electric vehicles in Google Search is available in Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Sweden, UK, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
7 Google-provided extreme heat alerts in Google Search are available globally except in South Africa, Venezuela, Germany, and Japan.
8 Information on more efficient appliances in Google Shopping is currently available in the US.
9 Information on pre-owned items in Google Shopping is currently available in the US.
10 Nest Learning Thermostats are available in the US (except Puerto Rico), Canada, Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, and the UK.