Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016
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By Jonathan Lloyd

IMAGES: AAA's Top-5 Green Cars in 2016

AAA released its top-5 list of Green Cars of the Year for 2016. View gallery

  • 5. Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium
  • 4. Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Premium
  • 3. Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium
Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016

Accused Grim Sleeper Killer Arrested

Accused Grim Sleeper Killer Arrested

The families of victims of alleged serial killer Lonnie Franklin Jr. are grateful for his arrest. Police were able to find Franklin through a DNA sample from his son, who was arrested on a weapons charge.

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.

Tuesday, 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.

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.

Top Stories
3 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Coast

3 Dead After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Coast

Three people were killed after a boat carrying seven passengers capsized off the coast off Catalina Island Saturday morning, officials said.

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to Nearly 56 Square Miles

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to Nearly 56 Square Miles

A vast and voracious wildfire in Kern County has scorched nearly 56 square miles, destroyed at least 100 homes and killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said Saturday.

Security Stepped Up for OC Pride Parade

Security Stepped Up for OC Pride Parade

Extra security measures will be in place Saturday as thousands are expected to attend Orange County's first Pride parade in downtown Santa Ana, two weeks after a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando.

Man Found Shot to Death on Front Lawn of Glendale Home

Man Found Shot to Death on Front Lawn of Glendale Home

A man was found shot to death in the front lawn of a home in Glendale early Saturday morning, in what police say is the city's first homicide of the year.

Hurry Up: EU Leaders Want Immediate UK Exit

Hurry Up: EU Leaders Want Immediate UK Exit

Britain and the European Union haven't even begun divorce talks yet but were already bickering Saturday as the political and economic shockwaves from the British vote to leave the bloc reverberated around...

What Stands Between Trump and a US Brexit Effect

What Stands Between Trump and a US Brexit Effect

Even as Donald Trump drew parallels on Friday between the British vote to leave the European Union and the American presidential election, migration experts and activists cautioned against too close a comparison...