Greening Your Home
Home Energy Saver
U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Savers
Florida Office of Energy
- This site will show you how to use the energy in your home more efficiently and learn about how renewable energy can provide your home with electricity, heating, cooling, and water heating.
Florida Power & Light
Florida Public Utilities
- Conduct a virtual home energy tour! Learn about how much energy you use in your home and how much you can save by following some energy-saving tips. The site also has other links to energy incentives and annual energy reports.
South Florida Water Management District
- Looking to power your home with natural gas or propane? Check out this link for more information.
Solid Waste Authority
- Save water by following these easy conservation tips!
- Learn which items are recyclable and get recycling bins for your home (for anywhere in Palm Beach County, with the exception of Lake Worth).
- Find simple and and cost-effective ways to save water. Learn about water-saving devices such as shower heads and high effiecieny toilets.
Planet Green: How to Go Green
- Find ways to make your life greener, from home and garden to food and health.
Do It Yourself
- The possibilities are endless. Take green to the next level!
How to Go Green in the Bathroom
- Tons of ways to green your bathroom.
- Find recycling centers simply by typing your zipcode!
- Information on where to find energy-efficient products and home improvement ideas.
Audubon Society: Together Green
- Great resource for parents, and lots of games and activities for kids concerning our planet.
- Treehugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.
- Earth-friendly non-toxic toy store.
Columbia Forest Products
- Columbia Forest Products is North America’s largest manufacturer of hardwood plywood and hardwood veneer, a long-standing leader in environmental sustainability, and innovator of soy-based formaldehyde-free PureBond® technology. Find retailers before you start your next remodeling project!
GreenGuard Environmental Institute
- Greenguard is an independent nonprofit that makes sure products meet some indoor air quality and offgassing standards.
Nature’s Own Solutions
- NATURE’S OWN SOLUTIONS is dedicated to protecting children and their families from the serious health consequences of pesticides. Their company works to reduce pesticide use and promotes safe effective all organic alternatives.
Conservation and Biodiversity
The IUCN Redlist Species of the Day
The Clean Beaches Coalition
IPCC: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change