April 21-27, 2014

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 08:33 AM PDT

Hollywood Heavyweights Aim Spotlight on Climate Change

Hollywood Heavyweights Aim Spotlight on Climate Change

As temperatures continue to rise and habitats come under threat, a group of Hollywood heavyweights is seeking to bring the spotlight back on climate change with a new documentary series.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 08:11 AM PDT

U.N. Climate Panel Says Emissions Rising

U.N. Climate Panel Says Emissions Rising

There is a disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and what is actually being done to attain them, the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said in a new report Sunday.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 08:03 AM PDT

How Deserts Can Help Fight Global Warming

How Deserts Can Help Fight Global Warming

The world's arid areas — deserts filled with scrubby vegetation and sand — are absorbing more of the carbon dioxide that's being emitted into the atmosphere than expected, a new study shows.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 07:17 AM PDT

Sucking Carbon From Sky May Be Necessary to Cool Planet, UN Says

Sucking Carbon From Sky May Be Necessary to Cool Planet, UN Says

International efforts to combat global warming are so broken that it's come to this: hoovering massive amounts of carbon dioxide out of the sky. A body of scientists convened under the auspices of the...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 06:19 AM PDT

Cuyamaca Rancho State Park Restored

Cuyamaca Rancho State Park Restored

NBC 7 reporter Greg Bledsoe takes a look at a California state park in Julian that had conifer trees replanted throughout the area almost a decade after the devastating Cedar Fire.

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 06:18 AM PDT

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports.

Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 at 10:42 AM PDT

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San Francisco's Recology Recycling Plant to continue work. Joe Rosato Jr. reports on a man who turns others trash...

Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 at 11:02 AM PDT

Recycling Lesson from the Milk Man

Recycling Lesson from the Milk Man

Local restaurants are using European style glass bottles to sell and resell spring water.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 at 08:17 AM PDT

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials.

Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 at 08:49 AM PDT

Locals Lead Pack in Electric Car Use

Locals Lead Pack in Electric Car Use

NBC 7's Greg Bledsoe shows us how San Diego is one of the country's leaders when it comes to one specific type of technology.

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