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Ecosia

Early Stage Startup





Tagline

The search engine that plants trees.



Elevator Pitch

Plant trees when you search and shop the web: Why not?

Product

This Yahoo-powered search engine functions like any other -- except that 80% of its web advertising revenue is donated to the Plant a Billion Trees program run by The Nature Conservancy in Brazil. Ecosia is a 100% CO2-neutral search engine.



Why we are ecofriendly

Ecosia donates 80% of its ad revenue to a comprehensive tropical reforestation project in Brazil. Ecosia also neutralizes the CO2-emissions caused by its servers, infrastructure, its offices and even users' end devices, making it 100% CO2-neutral.

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Version History

2014-02-18 14:49:40 - changed latestnews to 'The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/ethical-startups-taking-on-internet-giants Scientific...'

2014-02-18 14:29:31 - changed ecopitch to 'Ecosia donates 80% of its ad revenue to a comprehensive tropical reforestation project in Brazil. Ecosia also...'

2014-02-18 14:29:09 - changed ecopitch to 'We donate 80% of our ad revenue to a comprehensive tropical reforestation project in Brazil. Ecosia also neutralizes...'

2014-02-18 14:27:53 - changed productpitch to 'This Yahoo-powered search engine functions like any other -- except that 80% of its web advertising revenue is...'

2014-02-18 14:27:37 - changed productpitch to 'This Yahoo-powered search engine functions like any other -- except that 80% of all web advertising revenue is...'



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Employees

7-13


Customers

2 million users monthly






Country of Origin

Germany

Founded

December 2009

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Team

Shannon Smith - Shannon Smith
Shannon Smith - Christian Kroll
Shannon Smith - Piotr Drozd
Shannon Smith - Mohamed Türki
Shannon Smith - Justus Perlwitz (unconfirmed)

Contact Person

info@ecosia.org

Headquarter

Berlin