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The fifth edition of the Newsweek Green Rankings is out today, although it might as well be the first. It’s an entirely new exercise with entirely new analysts, metrics and methodologies — and an entirely new set of winners and losers.
It’s been an interesting ride. Since the rankings debuted in 2009, Newsweek has gone through three changes of ownership, most recently in August, when it was purchased by IBT Media, publisher of the International Business Times. Each time, the rankings came along for the ride. The future was cloudy after the rankings failed to make their annual fall appearance last year. In March, however, IBT announced that the rankings would resume.