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 9, 2013

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

Southern California's recent windstorm downed trees, knocked out power lines and fanned the flames of a wildfire, but it also set an energy record by spinning those towering white turbines in the desert.

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,

Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Top Stories
1 Killed, 4 Hurt in Crash at Doughnut Shop

1 Killed, 4 Hurt in Crash at Doughnut Shop

A woman was killed and four other people were injured in a crash at a doughnut shop in Gardena on Tuesday, police said.

Raw Video: Freeway Chase Ends in Spinout

Raw Video: Freeway Chase Ends in Spinout

A pickup truck driver was taken into custody on the side of the 14 Freeway after leading police on a pursuit through the Antelope Valley on Tuesday.

FBI Searches for Victims in International 'Sextortion' Case

FBI Searches for Victims in International 'Sextortion' Case

In a national campaign announced Tuesday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking information in order to identify and help victims subjected to "sextortion" by convicted online predator Lucas Michael...

Heroin Use on the Rise, Mothers Fight Against ODs

Heroin Use on the Rise, Mothers Fight Against ODs

A group of Orange County mothers are planning to train people how to administer a live-saving drug for anyone overdosing on heroin.

Subway Suspends Ties With Spokesman Jared Fogle

Subway Suspends Ties With Spokesman Jared Fogle

Subway announced Tuesday that it is suspending its relationship with spokesman Jared Fogle on the same day FBI agents and Indiana State police raided his home and two months after the former head of his...

Compton Fire Chief Placed on Leave

Compton Fire Chief Placed on Leave

Compton Fire Chief Jon Thompson was placed on paid administrative leave after city officials learned he could not provide the proper paperwork that showed firefighters were trained to use life-saving...