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Ecosia was founded in 2009

Ecosia is a social business founded in 2009 after a trip around the world

  • December 2009 Ecosia is born Christian founded Ecosia.org after a trip around the world helped him understand the problems of deforestation.
  • 2009 - 2011 People's choice Ecosia won several awards for its clever concept and speedy growth in Europe and beyond.
  • April 2014 First German B Corp Ecosia was the first German company to become a B Corporation thanks to its social business model.
  • June 2019 60 million trees A planting milestone! That same year, Ecosia also builds its own solar energy plant to power every search.

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