Go green: Additional resources

May 2, 2011 3:19:10 PM PDT
The following is a collection of additional links of national "green" organizations, initiatives and other helpful resources:
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    Official site of the EPA.

  • Sierra Club
    Official site of the nationwide grassroots environmental organization.

  • Energy Star
    Official page of a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy to help identify energy efficient products and practices which help protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.

  • Earth 911
    The site features a nationwide directory of recycling centers and services totaling more than 800,000.

  • Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency
    This site gives a information on state, local, utility and federal incentives and policies that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.

  • 5 Million Green Jobs
    Looking for a green job? This is your place with a burgeoning database of jobs related to the growing green industries.

  • EPA Greenkit
    This page shows ways to reduce one's environmental footprint through five main steps.

  • TreeHugger.com
    This site contains a wealth of information about ways to green up every aspect of one's life. It also has a number of forums, games, pop quizes, green buying guides and a job board.

  • Reverb
    Official site of an organization that promotes sustainability within the music industry. On the site, music fans can find out what bands have gone green when it comes to touring and other events.

  • Green Energy News
    This site provides updated news and informatino related to renewable energy efforts.

  • Organic Trade Association
    Established in 1985, the OTA is the membership-based business association for the organic industry in North America.