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  • EarthAware Environmental Awareness Software - This site describes the EarthAware software, with which one can make an estimation of their environmental impact on the planet.
  • Earth Vision - was designed by the Global Environment & Technology Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 1988, dedicated to help solve environmental problems through the use of technology. Among its many projects, GETF created GNET, the Global Network of Environment & Technology, an award-winning on-line environment and business center, and TechKnow, an easy to use database that allows users to share and access data on environmental technologies on the Web.
  • GNET - Global Network of Environment Technology - GNET seeks to promote sustainable development and environmental remediation through technological innovation, with a focus upon commercializing Department of Energy developed applications. Featuring moderated discussion forums as well as full-text search capabilities, GNET is an interactive community as well as in-depth data source for the environmental marketplace.
  • Howard Associates/Building Environmental Science Technology - Recognized energy efficiency and green building consulting group; builder services, internet support, training and technical evaluations.
  • Hart Environmental Data - Indicators of sustainability and environmental data analysis services.
  • Institute for Global Communications (IGC) - The Institute for Global Communications (IGC) is a nonprofit organization that provides alternative sources of information as well as online access and comprehensive Internet services for progressive individuals and organizations.
  • Millennium Institute - Millennium Institute provides tools to help nations achieve sustainability and reports on the state of the world.
  • Sustainable Technologies Inc. - STI is committed to the commercialization of key sustainable tech using bioconversion technology as a simple solution.
  • Sustainable Technology Center - Seventh Generation Systems, Inc. (SGS) is a systems integration and design firm which provides advanced technology solutions for the constructed environment. The Company was formed to provide break-through technologies to meet power, heating, cooling, sewage, water and other habitat requirments on an integrated basis. The result is a new approach to infrastructure for the built environment, resulting in a completely sustainable office complex in the United States.
  • The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) - CAT is an educational charity striving to achieve the best cooperation between the natural, technological and human worlds. CAT addresses a wide range of alternative technology issues, from natural pest control to advice on environmental policy, form rechargeable batteries to inexhautible electricity supplies.
  • The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) - is an autonomous, international, intergovernmental organization formed by 61 signatory countries of which 43 are full Member States. The Centre is dedicated to advanced research and training in molecular biology and biotechnology. The mandate of the ICGEB is to promote the safe use of biotechnology world-wide and with special regard to the needs of the developing world.

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