Nowadays the internet offers a wide variety of green news websites to keep you updated of environmental news and events.
It is interesting to watch this web niche evolve. Social media has brought a new generation of green resources. You can now be a green news source yourself (by participating in green social networks), become a part of huge green communities (by frequenting environmental blogs) or even watch green news using Twitter!
Let’s have a look at a few examples of new creative environmentally friendly resources to help you go green.
User-Generated Green News:
is a user generated resource where “you can get unfiltered information about the impacts of companies on” the environment.
The green stories are rated based on thethey produce on the society and/or environment. The process of voting for the story is as follows: you should define the impact to be positive, negative or neutral.
The companies are also rated based on the overall score of all stories they were mentioned in.
Care 2 is a green social networking and bookmarking site allowing users to submit and vote for green tips, news and apps.
Besides being a great news resource, it offers quite a few cool green features: you can send “leaves” to the members inspiring you or find support for your own cause by starting a petition.
Green Deals Daily will appeal to all conscious online bargain hunters. The site allows users to submit, comment and vote for online green deals. What a treat for those who want to both save money and help the environment!
Best Green News Blogs:
Environmental Graffiti will appeal to all those who love beautiful imaginary. The site raises environmental awareness by posting impressive pictures of the Nature.
Tree Hugger is the most well-known green blog on the internet, I guess. Besides updating the blog with multiple news-worthy posts daily, the site also offers a very active forum, green guides and even a green job board.
The Good Human (as the name suggests) is more focused on the human aspect: what each of us can do to help save the green planet.
Green Options is an all-in-one resource of green news aggregating stories from all over the environmentally friendly sites and blogs.
Ecorazzi takes a more entertaining perspective by posting green gossip and sensational stories.
Viropop is good for all who loves online video. Besides being a green user-generated video-sharing community, it also maintains a green video blog.
Lighter Footstep Twitter Profile will real-time update you of new green tips and articles.
GreenerIdeal is another cool green Twitter micro-blog to follow.
Ecopreneurist micro-blogs on news and advice on sustainable and social entrepreneurship.
GreenNews focuses on environment related news.
How green are you? Do you frequent green websites? Please share your list!