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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, 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.

Saturday, 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.

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,

Top Stories
Mother and 9-Year Old Son Killed in Crash in Escondido

Mother and 9-Year Old Son Killed in Crash in Escondido

A mother and her 9-year old son were killed in a crash in Escondido on Friday, according to police.

911 Call Delay Reported In Fatal Refrigerator Accident

911 Call Delay Reported In Fatal Refrigerator Accident

Neighbors told NBC7 they were horrified, mad and frustrated by a two-minute delay in getting through to 911 medics on Saturday after a refrigerator fell on a 6-year-old South Bay boy, killing him.

Woman Fights Off Attacker in City Heights

Woman Fights Off Attacker in City Heights

With a set of keys in hand, a woman fought off an attacker in City Heights early Friday after the unknown man allegedly tried to grab her.

Women Found Dead Inside Rancho Santa Fe Home ID'd

Women Found Dead Inside Rancho Santa Fe Home ID'd

NBC 7 has learned the identities of the three women who were found dead inside a home in Rancho Santa Fe earlier this week.

AG Will Accept Prosecutor Call on Clinton Case: Official

AG Will Accept Prosecutor Call on Clinton Case: Official

A Justice Department official says Attorney General Loretta Lynch "expects to accept" whatever recommendation career prosecutors make in the investigation into Hillary Clinton's handling of emails.

Chechen Extremist Behind Turkey Attack: US Congressman

Chechen Extremist Behind Turkey Attack: US Congressman

A Chechen extremist masterminded the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's busiest airport that killed at least 44 people, a U.S. congressman said. U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Committee...