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
"Wake-Up Call": Study Reveals Magnitude of Memory Loss

"Wake-Up Call": Study Reveals Magnitude of Memory Loss

A new study from the federal CDC shows that about 4 million American households include at least one adult with worsening memory loss

"Operation Double Take" Nets Multiple Drug-Related Arrests

"Operation Double Take" Nets Multiple Drug-Related Arrests

Escondido Police announced a series of drug-related arrests Thursday morning from a joint operation that spanned several months across multiple jurisdictions.

Threat Prompts Lockdown at 2 Lakeside Schools

Threat Prompts Lockdown at 2 Lakeside Schools

Lindo Park Elementary School and Tierra del Sol Middle School were placed on lockdown Thursday morning after administrators learned of an unspecified threat, sheriff's officials say.

Missing Hiker's Roommate Talks to NBC 7

Missing Hiker's Roommate Talks to NBC 7

The roommate of a hiker missing since last month spoke exclusively to NBC 7 after the sheriff's department called off the search for his friend indefinitely.

Series of Overnight Fires Hit City Heights

Series of Overnight Fires Hit City Heights

San Diego police are searching for an arsonist who set a string of fires in the City Heights area late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.

Law Student Accuses USD of Mishandling Rape Investigation

Law Student Accuses USD of Mishandling Rape Investigation

A University of San Diego law student has filed a lawsuit claiming college officials discouraged her from reporting an alleged rape by two fellow students.