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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
Crowds Protest in Streets of El Cajon

Crowds Protest in Streets of El Cajon

It appears law enforcement officers are trying to keep protesters from getting onto State Route 67.

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Who Was Alfred Olango?

Friends say he was an Ugandan refugee who friends say came to the U.S. at the age of 12 in search of protection

Police Shot El Cajon Suspect Minutes After Arriving at Scene

Police Shot El Cajon Suspect Minutes After Arriving at Scene

The shooting sparked uproar in the community, prompting many to gather at the scene and demand answers.

Protesters Demand Video, Investigation on Man's Shooting

Protesters Demand Video, Investigation on Man's Shooting

Demonstrators are expected to rally in front of the El Cajon Police Department (ECPD) in San Diego’s East County Wednesday in light of the deadly shooting of an unarmed black man.

Suspect's Sister: 'I Told The Police Please Don't Shoot Him'

Suspect's Sister: 'I Told The Police Please Don't Shoot Him'

The suspect's sister described the moments leading up to a fatal El Cajon police shooting that killed her brother.

El Cajon Police Shooting 'Wasn't Right': Family Friend

El Cajon Police Shooting 'Wasn't Right': Family Friend

Agnes Hassan, who identified herself as a family friend of Alfred Olango, the man shot by El Cajon Police, spoke at a community rally Wednesday.