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.

Apr 19, 2013

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Dozens of people gathered on Friday to give people a place to recycle cell phones for soldiers.

Apr 6, 2013

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

There have been seven times the number of sea lions that have beached themselves in San Diego County compared to the same time period last year.

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,

Top Stories
Beheaded Animals Found in North Park Alleyway

Beheaded Animals Found in North Park Alleyway

Employees of a North Park thrift store were shocked to find animal carcasses in the alleyway near the store on Thursday morning.

Club Member Had Scheduled Flight on Doomed Plane

Club Member Had Scheduled Flight on Doomed Plane

A San Diego man who attends the same flight school as a fellow student and instructor killed in a plane crash said he too was scheduled to board the doomed aircraft.

Dangerous Conditions at SD Beaches This Weekend

Dangerous Conditions at SD Beaches This Weekend

Dangerous swimming conditions may threaten thousands of swimmers headed to the beach this holiday weekend.

DUI Suspect Pulls Knife on Good Samaritans

DUI Suspect Pulls Knife on Good Samaritans

A DUI suspect crashed his car in Escondido overnight, fled the scene and allegedly pulled a knife on Good Samaritans who gave him a ride, police said.

Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting a Pope Who Takes Selfies With the Crowds

Protecting Pope Francis when he travels to the United States later this month will be a particularly arduous task for the Secret Service and other security officers given this pontiff’s spontaneity and...

Flight Instructor, Student Killed in Crash ID'd

Flight Instructor, Student Killed in Crash ID'd

“He was in a heavy bank and he was dropping fast," a witness said.