Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Top Stories
Husband Beats Would-Be Rapist to Death: NYPD

Husband Beats Would-Be Rapist to Death: NYPD

A man trying to rape a woman in a Bronx apartment building was beaten to death by her husband, police said.

1 Dead, 1 Hurt After Car Hits Hydrant in Midtown: Police

1 Dead, 1 Hurt After Car Hits Hydrant in Midtown: Police

One man is dead and another man is fighting for his life after an out-of-control car slammed into a fire hydrant on Sixth Avenue in midtown Manhattan early Tuesday morning.

1st Look at New Hudson Yards Skyscraper

1st Look at New Hudson Yards Skyscraper

Reporter Andrew Siff gets an exclusive tour of 10 Hudson Yards, the first skyscraper in Manhattan’s new West Side skyline. The 52-story tower, which opens May 31, is part of a $25 billion project that is putting...

Gas Station Owner Shot to Death in Newark: Authorities

Gas Station Owner Shot to Death in Newark: Authorities

Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a gas station owner in Newark.

Director Defends Shooting of Gorilla, Says Zoo Safe

Director Defends Shooting of Gorilla, Says Zoo Safe

The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.

NYPD Arrests Brother of Boy Who Allegedly Took Gun to School

NYPD Arrests Brother of Boy Who Allegedly Took Gun to School

Police arrested the 13-year-old brother of an 8-year-old boy who allegedly brought a loaded handgun to his Brooklyn school last week.