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The Rocky Mountain Institute
The Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) is a not for profit organization that promotes and fosters the efficient and restorative use of resources so that companies, governments and organizations are more efficient, make more money, and do less harm to the environment.
 
Citizens Environmental Coalition
The CEC is an information clearinghouse and communications network for environmental issues in the Houston/Galveston Area.
 
Green Ambassadors
The Green Ambassadors, a project of Environmental Charter High School, is an environmental education program that empowers youth to be agetns of change in their communities and the world.
 
Eliminate Your Junk Mail
41pounds.org is a group working to eliminate a big personal nuisance and environmental hazard - Junk Mail. It has been estimated that each person´s junk mail constitutes 41 pounds every year that results in deforestation and overstuffed landfills. At this website you can arrange for the elimination of 80-95% of your junk mail for a small donation.
 
stopglobalwarming.org
The Stop Global Warming Virtual March was founded by Laurie David, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Senator John McCain as a non-political effort to bring all Americans together in one place to confront the critical issue of global warming.
 
Environmental News with a Sense of Humor
Grist.org is an environmental news website that believes news about green issues and sustainable living does not have to be predictable, demoralizing, or dull.
 
Go Carbon Neutral!
Carbon offsets enable anyone to reduce their climate footprint by supporting projects that reduce carbon dioxide emissions to balance out one´s own carbon footprint. If you choose to offset your entire carbon footprint, that is called being carbon neutral. Carbonfund.org is a non-profit organization where you can purchase these offsets that are third party verified by the Environmental Resources Trust, the Chicago Climate Exchange, and the Climate, Community & Biodiversity Alliance.
 
Power Past Coal
 
350 Grass Roots Campaign
 
Corporate Governance on Climate Change Report
 
Green Restaurant Association
 
Organic Horticulture Business Association
 
Sustainable Sites Initiative
The Sustainable Sites Initiative is an interdisciplinary effort
by the American Society of Landscape Architects, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and the United States Botanic Garden
to create voluntary national guidelines and performance benchmarks for sustainable land design, construction
and maintenance practices.