Green Links

Blogs/Newsletters

The Daily Green 
The consumer's guide to the green revolution

Tree Hugger 
Tree Hugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information. At Tree Hugger we know that variety is the spice of life, so you can find all you need to go green in our up to the minute blog, weekly and daily newsletters, weekly video segments, weekly radio show and our user-generated blog, Hug. We also extend our expertise to companies looking for a little green guidance. Past clients include Domino, Sundance Channel and House & Garden.

Building/Construction

LEED US Green Building Council 
The U.S. Green Building Council is a non-profit community of leaders working to make green buildings accessible to everyone within a generation.

Conservation/Natural Resources

The Hoosier Environmental Council 
We aim to set a new path for Indiana, where the people of our state embrace practices and policies that dramatically reduce the footprint of industry, commerce and agriculture on the environment.  Following this path, Indiana will ascend to new heights in our public health, economic well-being, and in our preservation of nature for generations to come.

US Environmental Protection Agency 
The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency is to protect human health and the environment. Since 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people.

Directories/Networks

Consumer Affairs Solar Energy Guide   Review businesses that sell solar panel and consider all steps to becoming a residential solar energy producer.

North American Association for Environmental Education 
Join our network of people who believe in teaching people how to think about the environment, not what to think. Learn how to use high-quality teaching methods to show people how to make a difference in the world through a positive, non confrontational approach.

Energy

Energy Star 
ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.  Results are already adding up. Americans, with the help of ENERGY STAR, saved enough energy in 2007 alone to avoid greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those from 27 million cars all while saving $16 billion on their utility bills.

Indiana Office of Energy and Defense Development 
The Indiana Office of Energy & Defense Development (OED) was established to shepherd the state's energy plan.  Realizing that sound energy policy has a significant impact on economic development, OED guides efforts to find homegrown energy solutions for our nation's armed forces, as well as assisting and promoting economic development in Indiana in the defense and energy industries.

Family/Children

Environmental Kid's Club 
US Environmental Protection Agency's site for kids. Lots of fun and interesting things to read and do to learn about the environment.

Food

Growing Greener In Southwest Michigan 
Growing Greener in Southwest Michigan is a multi-jurisdictional (regional) initiative, encompassing Berrien, Cass and Van Buren Counties, which seeks to create a vision of green infrastructure based on science and public input.  This vision can be used as a tool for more sustainable economic and community development in southwest Michigan.

Local Harvest 
Real Food, Real Farmers, Real Community 
The best organic food is what's grown closest to you. Use our website to find farmers' markets, family farms, and other sources of sustainability grown food in your area, where you can buy produce, grass-fed meats, and many other goodies.

News

Live Science 
An informative look at the science and technology behind the latest environmental headlines

The Green Guide 
National Geographic's Green Guide.

Recycling/Zero Waste

Earth 911 
Earth 911 delivers actionable local information on recycling and product stewardship that empowers consumers to act locally, live responsibly and contribute to sustainability.