Green Week - NBC 7 San Diego
Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

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.

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City Opens Emergency Operations Center to Combat Hepatitis A
City Opens Emergency Operations Center to Combat Hepatitis A

The City of San Diego opened an Emergency Operations Center led by the Office of Homeland Security in City Hall to help counter the Hepatitis A outbreak, City officials announced.

US Navy Police Officer Accused in Teen's Assault: OPD
US Navy Police Officer Accused in Teen's Assault: OPD

Oceanside Police arrested a San Diego-based U.S. Navy military police officer Thursday, who is suspected of sexually assaulting a teenage girl he met using a smartphone app.

Annual Housing Production Must Triple in San Diego: Report
Annual Housing Production Must Triple in San Diego: Report

In order to keep up with housing demand in San Diego, the city must roughly triple its annual housing production, revealed a new report.

California TV Viewers Alarmed by Apocalyptic Emergency Alert
California TV Viewers Alarmed by Apocalyptic Emergency Alert

Some television viewers in southern California were startled when an apocalyptic emergency alert flashed on their screens.

McCain Doesn't Back GOP Health Care Bill, Drawing Trump Ire
McCain Doesn't Back GOP Health Care Bill, Drawing Trump Ire

Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years...

Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 21-24
Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 21-24

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in America's Finest City. TGI Weekend!