The best movies and TV shows, plus weekly new releases. © UP Entertainment, LLC. Yet we feel guilty for destroying our home. For those wondering, the initial claims are BS: https://www.carbonbrief.org/factcheck-what-is-the-carbon-footprint-of-streaming-video-on-netflix. George Turner brought his family to the town of Weld, New Zealand, in search of a new life. Being off by a factor of 800 is like estimating that instead of 160,000 American deaths from Covid you report that there have 128 million deaths. But the Turners' new life doesn't go as planned when they face a series of setbacks and meet the eccentric townsfolk, including handyman Woody and the "women of Weld"—four single ladies who are intrigued by the handsome widower and his offspring. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. To match that in 30 minutes, you'd need to have a load of around 2000 watts. 100 companies. Come on BBC get your act together and show Seasons 3 & 4 - in fact, put the whole 4 series on in the evening so that a wider audience can enjoy this too! As he gets to grips with his status as the new ladies’ man about town George is dragged into a celebration (or not) of Weld’s x-rated history. George throws himself into solving the mystery of Sir Frederick Weld’s missing head – when he should be solving a whole other mystery, one much closer to home.

That information remains unverified and The Shift Project has not answered Big Think's request for verification or comment. Netflix is a streaming service that offers a wide variety of award-winning TV shows, movies, anime, documentaries, and more on thousands of internet-connected devices. I'd say my claim is also unscientific. It is fight or flee time for the Turner family as faulty plumbing and poorly chosen words sees the town of Weld rise up against their new Australian imports. A place for well-constructed put-downs, comebacks, and counter-arguments. Successful newspaper columnist George Turner has his world turned upside down when his wife suddenly dies. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA. George Turner is a popular columnist for a top-selling Sydney newspaper, writing a weekly column which he insists must be exactly 800 words. That life is now in ruins. A Tesla Model 3 needs roughly 240 Watt-hours per mile, or nearly a kilowatt-hour for four miles. 800 Words is the best thing the BBC have shown for a long time.

When the earth moves under George’s feet, the opportunity for him to slay a demon from his past presents itself – and leads to the issuing of a very rash challenge. I don’t understand your logic though. TLDNR: This comes from a report by the Shift Project that estimates that Netflix streaming costs about 370 terawatt hours per year (about enough to power the entire UK). But thanks for the info! Taken together, my analysis suggests that streaming a Netflix video in 2019 typically consumed 0.12-0.24kWh of electricity per hour, some 25- to 53-times less than estimated by the Shift Project, https://www.carbonbrief.org/factcheck-what-is-the-carbon-footprint-of-streaming-video-on-netflix, Wouldn't fit either way. These flaws include that fact that they don't understand the difference between Megabits per second and Megabytes per second. Episode 10 . A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper. Erik Thomson reveals to TV Week he isn't ready to farewell hit show 800 Words. TVGuide has every full episode so you can stay-up-to-date and watch your favorite show 800 Words anytime, anywhere.

Looking for a fresh start, George packs up and moves his two teenaged children, Shay and Arlo, from the bustle of Sydney to the picturesque seaside town of Weld, New Zealand. Or estimating that the average Big Think follower has an IQ of 800. Over the internet he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town. 800 Words (stylised as 800 words) is an Australian–New Zealand comedy-drama television series, co-produced by South Pacific Pictures and Seven Productions for the Seven Network Plot summary. Since 1998, DVD Netflix has been the premier DVD-by-mail rental service. They provide goods and services to the most people. All the data centers worldwide in 2018 consumed and estimated 198 TwH in 2018. Rent 800 Words (2015) starring Erik Thomson and Melina Vidler on DVD and Blu-ray. Funny, happy, heart warming and brilliantly written & acted. Netflix's actual number: 0.45 terawatt hours (about enough to power 40,000 homes for a year). My branch doesn't involve electricity or energy but any run-of-the-mill engineer can say that hundred times of the claimed '30mins' video watching from an average device to spend equal amount of energy that an average car spends for going 6.5km(sorry I don't use sticks&stones measurements). A server in a data center probably needs like 30 watts to transcode a stream; they're super efficient these days, especially with things like NVENC on Quadro cards processing gobs of streams at once. Your TV needs 150 watts if it's a last-gen 55 inch LCD.

This article's headline has been edited to reflect this correction. Cookies help us deliver our Services. I think it's probably important to point out that it's not just companies per say. The show, which earned Thomson a win in the Best Actor category at the Logies, will end after the fourth season, set to air soon on Channel Seven. Well those emissions are also occurring to support our wants and needs.. And you can’t just look at the company’s emission levels and use that as the sole reasoning if they are emitting too much. Press J to jump to the feed. Solid burn at the end there, and thanks for the info! Most of our subscribers receive their discs within two business days. In other words, the report is bs. Which is why we should use green sources of electricity for our Netflix viewing ;-). Government will undoubtable play a role in the solution but large government and especially militaries are large contributors to the issue. About 800 Words. We'll use that as a state-of-the-art proxy for a gasoline car which will realistically be much less efficient. Those 100 companies are the biggest companies. Thanks for nothing. Make your movie list and get Blu-rays and DVDs conveniently delivered to you with free shipping both ways. Join for a free month.

Do you include the loss of power in transfer? Keep your movies as long as you want with no due dates. The ISP and your cable modem and all of that needs peanuts. Do they mean, every 30 minutes for all Netflix customers, or just the individual? Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. What kind of car, what kind of device? Start your free trial today. Pick your movies, watch when you want, return, and repeat. You can watch as much as you want, whenever you want without a single commercial – all for one low monthly price. The power usage in one individual's home, the ISP and the Netflix servers add up to the same drain as four miles of driving. Being off by a factor of 800 is like estimating that instead of 160,000 American deaths from Covid you report that there have 128 million deaths. You could split one into 10 companies and each would have 1/10th of the emissions the original had, and you’d let them off the hook, don't forget the biggest polluter in the world: the US military, More posts from the MurderedByWords community. We need to judge them on how they reduce their emissions and if their plans to continue to reduce is appropriate. Get unlimited DVD Movies & TV Shows delivered to your door with no late fees, ever. When columnist George Turner decides it's time for a new start in the wake of his wife's sudden death, he uproots his teenage offspring from their Sydney home and moves the family to the New Zealand seaside town of his childhood idylls. Do you include the server's power usage across the connection? But assuming on average 50 hours of binge watching would make your device use the same amount energy as your average car would have used a trip of 6.5km. Fast, free delivery. Netflix's actual number: 0.45 terawatt hours (about enough to power 40,000 homes for a year). Statistics say 2/3 of all emissions are generated by the 100 biggest companies worldwide. Watch on UPtv (Find Channel) Upcoming Airings on . We send out your disc the next business day. One month free trial!

George struggles with the realization that while he was looking the other way this whole other world was going on – a world he is so not qualified to deal with. Want to watch for free? Soon to be reaching his 30th year of acting, Erik Thomson’s hugely successful show 800 Words has not been approved for a fifth season. When George goes on the offensive, tracking down the source of a scurrilous rumor about him, what he learns changes everything between him and the women of Weld. Of the top 20 largest corporate polluters 12 are state owned and if you compare the US military to that list it is either number one or two. The data is based on computing power and data transfer costs from 2008, it's not even close to the actual energy costs now. Where to Watch. Friday at 9:00pm . George Turner’s plan to kick-start his family back into life by shifting them all across the Tasman to the town of Weld, New Zealand, does not get off to an ideal start.

New. NR - Not rated. Based on the estimates in the study Netflix's data center's consumed 370 TwH per year whereas Netflix official reporting indicates 0.45 TwH per year. Free returns, plus no due dates or late fees. So where to now, George?

Then you consider the whole supply for your oil and not just the car, and it's fucking bullshit. The assumptions behind the Shift Project analysis (largely based on a 2015 paper) contain a series of flaws, which, taken together, seriously exaggerate the electricity consumed by streaming video. Browse from thousands of movies and shows.

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An airlines entire business model revolves around carbon emissions, so judging them against a company that may be responsible for a service that doesn’t involve traveling would not be sensible. Or estimating that the average Big Think follower has an IQ of 800. A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper. edit: they actually changed the title on the article a month after it was posted: An earlier version of this article relied on data produced by The Shift Project, as reported by the international news agency AFP. Privacy Policy | Terms of Use. Free delivery to your mailbox and free returns.

The other 1/3 by the other thousand companies+ a little from us.