The Green Optimistic publishes news on alternative energy and environmentally-friendly technologies since February 2008.
Our mission is to wake up the people’s common sense and make them think of our planet and how they can too contribute to its well-being.
Due to the large number of green technologies invented recently, one might be confused making a choice that’s both economical and environmentally-friendly. We’re here to make that decision clearer by showing our readers the most important green discoveries and technologies that affect people on a wide scale, or examples worth following.
This is our team:
Benjamin Jerew, writer
Ben has been a Master Automobile Technician for over ten years, certified by ASE, Toyota, and Lexus.
He specialized in electronic systems and hybrid technology. Branching out now, as a Professional Freelance Writer, he specializes in research and writing about his main area of interest, Automotive Technology, Alternative Fuels, and Concept Vehicles.
His travels have taken him to Europe and South America, but no matter where the wind blows him, his heart will always be in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York.
Mila Luleva, writer
Mila is a researcher and scientist with a great passion for soils, rocks, plants, water and all environment-related aspects of our surroundings. For the past 10 years, during the course of her educational and professional development, she travelled all over Europe, Africa and Asia, driven by her passion for the environment and urge to seek challenges. She became fascinated by all fancy techniques and gadgets that can assist the process of modelling and monitoring environmental processes including remote sensing, geographical information systems, spectrometers, GPS receivers, mobile devices. Although technology took over her world, she still remains true to her soil spade and believes that no device can bring the same feeling as the one you get when surrounded by nature.
Leigh Taylor Kim, writer
Leigh is a technical communicator who has spent years specializing in life saving engineering projects for the US Department of Defense. Leigh is now a freelance writer working in areas more aligned with her values and pursing her passions of environmental awareness, civil rights issues, dog rescue, and defending the place of art, literature, and music in a world that values science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. When Leigh is not working, she is busy perfecting her vegan baking technique and saving the world, one Boxer at a time.
Mihai Sandru (Mike), co-founder, designer, writer
Mike is a master student of graphic design and is particularly interested in green designs and green technologies that affect people directly. Besides publishing, he supervises any changes in the site’s aesthetics. The current logo is his concept.
If you like his work, you can view his oDesk page and hire him here.
E-mail: mike at greenoptimistic.com
Ovidiu Sandru, founder & editor-in-chief
Ovidiu has always been a fan of technology and Captain Planet. Not being able to ignore the technical possibilities that exist nowadays, he started collecting and blogging about the most interesting interesting news out there and saw that there were a lot of people interested in the same that stuff he was.
Since 2008, The Green Optimistic is still publishing the best news, on a daily basis.
E-mail: ovidiu at greenoptimistic.com