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There have been many '''green wikis''', dating back to Village Earth's [[Appropriate Technology Project]] (started in 2004) and [[Wiki Green]] (started in 2005?), both of which have since joined forces with Appropedia.  
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There have been many '''green wikis''', dating back to Village Earth's [[Appropriate Technology Wiki Project]] (started in 2004) and [[Wiki Green]] (started in 2005?), both of which have since joined forces with Appropedia.  
  
Wikis with a focus on [[green living]], which are currently active (edits of say tens or more per day), include:
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Active wikis with a focus on [[green living]], starting with the most active, include:
 
* [[Appropedia:About|Appropedia]] - aimed at being a very broad resource on sustainability and [[international development]]
 
* [[Appropedia:About|Appropedia]] - aimed at being a very broad resource on sustainability and [[international development]]
 
* [[Greenlivingpedia:|Greenlivingpedia]] - focused on mainstream Western, urban settings.
 
* [[Greenlivingpedia:|Greenlivingpedia]] - focused on mainstream Western, urban settings.
* [http://en.envirowiki.info/ Envirowiki]
 
 
* [http://openfarmtech.org Open Source Ecology] (focused on the nuts and bolts of sustainability.
 
* [http://openfarmtech.org Open Source Ecology] (focused on the nuts and bolts of sustainability.
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* [http://www.people4earth.net/myecoguide/index.php/Main_Page My ECO Guide wiki]
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* [http://www.solaroof.org/wiki Sola Roof Wiki] "based on the work of Richard Nelson and other pioneers of the Liquid Bubble Insulation and Liquid Solar technologies."
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* [http://ekopedia.org Ekopedia] - mainly in French, also English and other languages.
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* [http://www.open-sustainability.org/ SDWiki]
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* [http://www.p2pfoundation.net/ P2P Foundation] - cataloging the big ideas around sustainability and other areas.
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* [http://www.tiptheplanet.com/ TipThePlanet]
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* [http://green.wikia.com/wiki/ Wikia Green], a commercially operated wiki, launched in 2008.
  
For a more complete list, including less active ones and those focused more on international development, see [[SWS included sites list]].
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A list of these wikis including those focused more on international development (e.g. [http://www.akvo.org/wiki Akvopedia, [http://www.demotech.org/pmwiki Demotech], [http://www.howtopedia.org/ Howtopedia], and the [http://solarcooking.wikia.com/ Solar Cooking Archive Wiki]) is found at [[SWS included sites list]] - this is intended to be the basis of a cross-wiki search.
  
In 2008, [http://green.wikia.com/ Wikia Green] a commercially operated wiki, was launched.
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Revision as of 00:43, 19 November 2008

There have been many green wikis, dating back to Village Earth's Appropriate Technology Wiki Project (started in 2004) and Wiki Green (started in 2005?), both of which have since joined forces with Appropedia.

Active wikis with a focus on green living, starting with the most active, include:

A list of these wikis including those focused more on international development (e.g. Akvopedia, [http://www.demotech.org/pmwiki Demotech, Howtopedia, and the Solar Cooking Archive Wiki) is found at SWS included sites list - this is intended to be the basis of a cross-wiki search.

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