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The USA Going Green

We have a collection of articles about people, organizations, companies and the government in the United States going green in whatever ways they can.

This section contains 18 posts

Top 5 Eco-Friendly Reasons To Switch to a Hybrid Car

Top 5 Eco-Friendly Reasons To Switch to a Hybrid Car

Have you ever imagined that it would be possible to drive a nice, powerful car and yet be green? It seemed like impossible in the past but now this is more than palpable reality. Now that is out there why anyone not wish to try it out? Actually, the concept of hybrid cars has been […]


How Green Are Today’s Cars (And Can You Do Better)

How Green Are Today’s Cars (And Can You Do Better)

When it comes to the environment, few things are as notoriously harmful as vehicles. Famous for their carbon emissions, the move to a greener method of transportation has been a long term goal for many people. Now, with discussions of fully electric vehicles and driverless cars, much of this technology seems to be at the […]


10 Cars that Show the Racy Side of Earth-Friendly

10 Cars that Show the Racy Side of Earth-Friendly

The availability and potential of environmentally friendly cars is steadily increasing. Every year more manufacturers produce vehicles which can be considered environmentally friendly. Whilst the main aim is to reduce the world’s reliance on petroleum based power, it has also become an interesting and competitive marketplace as manufacturers all strive to come up with the […]


Why Are Our Trees Turning Fall Colors So Early?

Why Are Our Trees Turning Fall Colors So Early?

Many of the deciduous trees around Portland appear are showing fall colors much earlier than usual. While trees may get a jump on the season for various reasons, this year’s early debut of autumnal hues is being attributed to the Pacific Northwest’s unusually dry, hot spring and summer. Drought in Oregon and Washington has been […]


Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Wasted in America [Infographic]

Wasted in America [Infographic]

How much trash we produce.


History of Farming [Infographic]

History of Farming [Infographic]

Infographic by Seametrics, a manufacturer of water flow meter technology that measures and conserves water.


Electricity Costs in the United States [Infographic]

Electricity Costs in the United States [Infographic]

Infographic authored by Oransi, LLC, an online retailer of HEPA air purifiers. To view the original post, check out the original Electricity Costs Infographic.


Five Must Have Apps for the Green Traveler

Five Must Have Apps for the Green Traveler

While traveling around the world, there are quite a few things that apps can help with. There are a lot of things that need to be planned before ever setting out on your trip, but if you are planning on traveling green, it takes more planning. From finding fuel stations along your proposed route to […]


American Business and How it Can Affect Green Thinking

American Business and How it Can Affect Green Thinking

American Business and the movements needed to make in 2013: recycling, supporting domestic food and products.