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Search the web,
save the environment

Ecosia is a search engine that donates 80% of its income to a tree planting program in Brazil. By searching with Ecosia you can help the environment for free. Give it a try!

We actually donate 80%

We donate at least 80% of our search income to tree planting

Full transparency

We publish proof of our donations to The Nature Conservancy

Great search results

Results from Yahoo & Bing enhanced with Ecosia’s own algorithms

CO2-neutral search

Ecosia neutralizes all carbon emissions related to your searches

How Does It Work?

Ecosia In Numbers

  • We currently have 202,323 daily active users.
  • Our users do about 518,912 searches per day.
  • We earn about 0.5 cents per search through ads.
  • It costs 1 USD to plant one tree in Brazil.
  • We currently plant one new tree every 26 seconds.
  • In total we’ve already planted 439,318 trees.

You have contributed to 0 trees

With the searches performed on this computer, you have contributed to the planting of 0 trees. Please note that you haven’t planted 0 trees entirely on your own, but together with other Ecosians.


1,587,613 € donated for the environment

Between December 2009 and August 2013 Ecosia supported a rainforest project run by WWF with a total of 1,271,557 €. As of August 2013, we began donating to the Plant a Billion Trees program, for which we have already generated 316,056 € to help plant 439,318 trees. Our total contribution to the environment to date is 1,587,613 €.

How Trees Are Planted

Ecosia's Mission

There are all kinds of problems in our modern world that need fixing. At Ecosia, we want to do our share to find and support innovative solutions to as many of these problems as we can. As part of our mission to cultivate a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable world, we want to support the planting of one million new trees in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest by August 2014.

Meet The Team

Christian

Founder

Greg

Developer

Justus

Developer

Mohamed

Developer

Piotr

Growth Hacker

Shannon

Communicator

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