One of the applicants for the .green TLD, DotGreen, has withdrawn their application. The applicant was a truly community based group gaining support from a wide range of environmental groups. However competition from the three other applicants, some of the largest of those applying for TLDs, in the end proved too much.
The three other applicants – Top Level Domain Holdings, United TLD and Afilias – are all much better financed, and if the TLD went to auction would all have easily outbid DotGreen. read more