Forestle colors your search green

Posted: 8/25/2008 by Floyd in Labels:

Search with Google but save a few trees while you are at it, thanks to ars technia  for posting this post called Forestle turns Google searches green. Everyone sometimes thinks about doing something, anything to help out our environment as much as we can and by using this search which is still Google we can do just that. is an independent, nonprofit site based out of Germany, and it was officially launched today after a period of beta testing. Results are delivered through Google, so they are as good as one might expect from a favorite search engine. So what's this pony's trick? According to the folks behind Forestle, all of the site's income (minus administrative costs, of course) from sponsored links is donated to The Nature Conservancy's adopt an acre program that helps to sustain the world's rainforests.