Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

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.

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.

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.

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.

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...

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.

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,

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...

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
Body Found in Hudson Might be Kayaker: Source

Body Found in Hudson Might be Kayaker: Source

A body discovered Saturday in the Hudson River could be the 46-year-old missing kayaker allegedly killed last month by his fiancee, according to a forensic specialist close to the case.

Memorial Day Weekend to Warm Up After Chilly Start

Memorial Day Weekend to Warm Up After Chilly Start

Memorial Day weekend got off to a chilly start, but Storm Team 4 says beachgoers and backyard picnickers can look forward to warmer weather and continued sunshine in the days ahead.

NJ Teen Shot in Face While Riding in Cab: Police

NJ Teen Shot in Face While Riding in Cab: Police

A 15-year-old boy sustained a gunshot wound to the face early Saturday while riding in a taxi with his older brother in New Jersey, police said.

Youth Soccer Coach Arrested for Threatening Email

Youth Soccer Coach Arrested for Threatening Email

A Long Island youth soccer coach was arrested after sending a profanity-laced email to a parent who was concerned about his 6-year-old son's playing time, police said.

Heroin Drug Ring Busted in  "Operation Family Tides"

Heroin Drug Ring Busted in "Operation Family Tides"

Narcotics officers in New Jersey busted 14 people and seized more than 8,000 bags of heroin in what investigators say was a family-run distribution ring, authorities said Saturday.

Roof Fire Forces Evacuation at NJ Highrise

Roof Fire Forces Evacuation at NJ Highrise

Residents of a senior center in New Jersey were evacuated from their apartments Saturday when a fire burned on the roof of the highrise, authorities said.