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
Neighbors, Classmates Mourn Boy Killed by Car

Neighbors, Classmates Mourn Boy Killed by Car

A sidewalk memorial grew Friday for a 7-year-old hit and killed by a car Thursday.

Record-Breaking Bust: 15 Tons of Pot Seized

Record-Breaking Bust: 15 Tons of Pot Seized

More than 15 tons of marijuana hidden in a mattress shipment was seized at the Otay Mesa cargo port of entry — the largest narcotics bust in the history of that border crossing and the second largest seizure at...

Men Run Bleeding from 5-Car Pileup

Men Run Bleeding from 5-Car Pileup

Deputies and K-9 units are searching for two men seen running from the scene of a five-car pileup on State Route 76 in Pala.

Search for Missing Hiker Suspended

Search for Missing Hiker Suspended

The search for a hiker who disappeared after a hike in the Anza Borrego desert will be suspended Friday night due to weather, according to the San Diego Sheriff's Department.

Police Can't Substantiate Allegation Against Bus Driver

Police Can't Substantiate Allegation Against Bus Driver

The investigation into allegations a local bus driver forced a special needs student to urinate on a school bus and then touched the student inappropriately cannot be substantiated, according to San Diego...

New Details About Who Put Boy's Body in Freezer

New Details About Who Put Boy's Body in Freezer

A newly obtained court document may shed light on why a woman has not been charged after her son was found dead in a freezer and her boyfriend shot to death.