Updated June 27th, 2008: Levy Family Partners and CMS Platinum Fund have joined this round, bringing the amount to $1.4 million. This story was originally published on June 6th.

Greener World Media, the Oakland, Calif.-based owner of GreenBiz, GreenerComputing and several other media properties dealing with the cleantech and environmental world, has taken a first investment of $1 million to expand its business.

The company also runs yearly design conference in Virginia, and has a research arm that produces a report called State of Green Business. Greener World plans on extending all three of its business arms with the funding.

K Group, a venture firm based in the US and Israel, provided the financing.