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,

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Smoke Pours From Embarcadero Restaurant

Smoke Pours From Embarcadero Restaurant

Heavy black smoke started pouring from the Fish Market Wednesday evening.

Ex-NY Gov. Pataki Confirms Presidential Bid

Ex-NY Gov. Pataki Confirms Presidential Bid

Former New York Gov. George Pataki is running for president. The Republican announced his bid in a video posted to his website and YouTube Thursday morning ahead of a scheduled appearance in New Hampshire,...

Pentagon Mistakenly Ships Live Anthrax Samples

Pentagon Mistakenly Ships Live Anthrax Samples

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it is investigating what the Pentagon called an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories in as many as nine...

SWAT Team Cuffs Suspect in Calif. Hostage Situation

SWAT Team Cuffs Suspect in Calif. Hostage Situation

SWAT teams officers handcuffed a suspect outside a Bay Area gas station Wednesday after he reportedly took two hostages. Police said officers pursued the suspect's vehicle to a shut-down highway off-ramp, where...

Deported Chaplain's Family Asks BP for Leniency

Deported Chaplain's Family Asks BP for Leniency

A National City family handed their case over to the U.S. Border Patrol Wednesday, asking that a deported chaplain and business owner be let back into the country.

Man With Screwdriver Shot, Killed by Deputy

Man With Screwdriver Shot, Killed by Deputy

A San Diego County Sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man with a screwdriver in Alpine, officials said Wednesday.