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
Large Planter Falls From Crane at Housing Complex

Large Planter Falls From Crane at Housing Complex

Search-rescue personnel responded to a report of a structure collapse at a Century City construction site Friday morning after a large planter fell from a crane.

Hundreds Stranded at LAX After Canceled Flight

Hundreds Stranded at LAX After Canceled Flight

Hundreds of passengers on a Norwegian Air Shuttle flight have been forced to sleep in the baggage claim area of LAX both Wednesday and Thursday night as they wait to board a flight that continues to be delayed.

Bus Rider: "I Was Terrified for My Safety"

Bus Rider: "I Was Terrified for My Safety"

Janil is terrified to fly. "I'm one of those people that has to get a Xanax, prescribed to me so I can get on an airplane," she says. So when her childhood friend was getting married in Las Vegas, Janil thought...

One Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting

One Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting

An officer-involved shooting occurred in Van Nuys early Friday morning, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

School Board Member "Shocked" by Sex Crimes Charges

School Board Member "Shocked" by Sex Crimes Charges

A Compton School District board member was released Thursday after being arrested one day earlier on charges of oral copulation with a minor, officials said.

Rescue Underway for Two Hikers in Malibu

Rescue Underway for Two Hikers in Malibu

Two hikers in the Tapia Park area of Malibu were being rescued by helicopter after suffering minor injuries Friday morning.