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The Greenest States

Governors around the country, from California’s Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) to Colorado’s Bill Ritter (D), have been signing legislation to attract green businesses, jobs and renewable energy sources to their states. But which state is the greenest? Green directory website , set out to answer that question by comparing a long list of data including water quality, recycling rate and water consumption. (.) Click on to check out the top ten.

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Where They Rank

Governors around the country, from California’s Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) to Colorado’s Bill Ritter (D), have been signing legislation to attract green businesses, jobs and renewable energy sources to their states.

So which state is the greenest? Green directory website Greenopia.com, set out to answer that question by comparing a long list of data including water quality, recycling rate and weco-friendly buildings. (Get the full criteria here.) Click on to check out the top ten.