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...

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 11, 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
Teen Driver in Fatal IE Crash Didn't Have License: Police

Teen Driver in Fatal IE Crash Didn't Have License: Police

A 16-year-old girl and another female were killed when an unlicensed teen driver lost control of a vehicle and crashed in Ontario Thursday night, police said.

Take the Phone Quiz: iPhone 6 or Android?

Take the Phone Quiz: iPhone 6 or Android?

With the release of the iPhone 6 and a slew of other new phones now on the market, we've developed this guide to help you determine which phone is right for you. All you have to do is answer a few...

LA City Officials Address Domestic Violence Increase

LA City Officials Address Domestic Violence Increase

Los Angeles police have seen a "significant increase" in the number of domestic violence cases this year as the NFL continues to address national attention received after several players have been arrested...

LAPD Keeps Lid on Long-Sought Recording

LAPD Keeps Lid on Long-Sought Recording

Recordings of Tex Watson, who had killed while a member of the Charles Manson murder cult, had remained unknown for four decades, and did not come into the possession of Los Angeles Police until last

Activists Want "Django" Actress to Apologize to LAPD

Activists Want "Django" Actress to Apologize to LAPD

It's a story that went viral -- Daniele Watts, a black actress claiming she was detained by the LAPD for kissing her white boyfriend in public.

iPhone Fans Wait Days in Line for New Devices

iPhone Fans Wait Days in Line for New Devices

In a line that wraps around the block at the Pasadena Apple store, Mac enthusiasts sit eagerly awaiting the release of the iPhone 6 on Friday.