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...

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
Hurricane Odile May Bring Showers to San Diego

Hurricane Odile May Bring Showers to San Diego

San Diego could see rain showers and thunderstorms from the Category 2 hurricane.

Broken Bed Alarm Blamed for Walkaway Patient Death

Broken Bed Alarm Blamed for Walkaway Patient Death

California Department of Health and Human Services records obtained by NBC 7 shed new light on what went wrong inside UCSD Medical Center when a disoriented patient walked away from his supervised room into...

East County Man Sentenced for Homemade Cannon Death

East County Man Sentenced for Homemade Cannon Death

An East County man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for building a homemade explosive device that killed his longtime girlfriend.

$51K Reward Offered in 5-Year Cold Case

$51K Reward Offered in 5-Year Cold Case

Brandon Robinson’s death remains a mystery more than five years after his murder.

School Day Shortened Tuesday as Heat Continues

School Day Shortened Tuesday as Heat Continues

San Diego area schools without air conditioning will switch to shorter hours again Tuesday as a major heat wave continues to move through the county.

VA Secretary Visits San Diego

VA Secretary Visits San Diego

The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Robert McDonald, paid a visit to San Diego on Monday and said his goal is to get the VA on track as quickly as possible.