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.

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Trump's GOP After Cruz Drops Out

Trump's GOP After Cruz Drops Out

Donald Trump became the likely GOP nominee on Tuesday as top rival Senator Ted Cruz withdrew from the race. "We are going to win again and we are going to win again bigly," a confident Trump declared from Trump...

Man Gropes Girl at Brooklyn Market: NYPD

Man Gropes Girl at Brooklyn Market: NYPD

A young girl was groped by a man at a market in Brooklyn, police say.

Obama to Name Stonewall 1st National Monument for Gay Rights

Obama to Name Stonewall 1st National Monument for Gay Rights

New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President...

Man, 2 Dogs Shot Before Home Torched on Long Island

Man, 2 Dogs Shot Before Home Torched on Long Island

Suffolk County police are seeking a suspect who they say shot a man and his two dogs and then set his house on fire.

3 Dead in Small Plane Crash on Long Island: Police

3 Dead in Small Plane Crash on Long Island: Police

Three people were killed when a small plane crashed on a residential Long Island road lined by homes and schools Tuesday afternoon, authorities say.

Body Found on NYC Waterfront Was Wearing 'Cement Shoes': NYPD

Body Found on NYC Waterfront Was Wearing 'Cement Shoes': NYPD

Police said Tuesday that a body found in a plastic bag along the Brooklyn shoreline this week was "obviously" the victim of a homicide -- and that the man's feet were coated in cement.