How To Measure The Carbon Impact Of Your Tour
Julie’s Bicycle, a broad coalition of music, theatre and scientific experts committed to making the music industry green, has released a thorough study on the on the greenhouse gas emission impacts of international touring.
In the three volume report, Moving Arts: managing the carbon impacts of our touring: Bands, Orchestras and Theatre,' they measure the impacts of touring and identify 11 priority recommendations aimed at those responsible for all aspects of a tour. These involve environmental planning to sit alongside artistic and financial contributions, and sharing the data on emissions produced on tour.
To help everyone do their part and create a greener touring industry, they have launched a free online tool which will measure the carbon impacts of tours.