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
Driver Surrenders After Police Pursuit

Driver Surrenders After Police Pursuit

Police were pursuing a stolen vehicle on Orange County freeways Friday afternoon, officials said.

Dashcam Video Contradicts "Empire" Actress' Claim

Dashcam Video Contradicts "Empire" Actress' Claim

A dashcam video released by the Glendale Police Department seems to contradict claims by "Empire" actress Taraji Henson that her son was racially profiled by police during a traffic stop in Glendale.

"Hero" Driver, Students Escape Burning Bus

"Hero" Driver, Students Escape Burning Bus

A school bus driver helped students safely exit a burning bus Friday morning after a fire spread from its engine bay in front of an Orange County school.

Music Video Crew Behind Mystery Piano

Music Video Crew Behind Mystery Piano

The hills were alive with the sound of music Thursday after hikers in search of sweeping views of Southern California were surprised to find a piano on a lookout in the Santa Monica Mountains.

Co-Pilot Appeared Healthy, but May Have Hidden Illness

Co-Pilot Appeared Healthy, but May Have Hidden Illness

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appeared happy and healthy to acquaintances, but a picture emerged Friday of a man who hid evidence of an illness from his employers — including a torn-up doctor's note...

Swimmers Warned of Dangerous Surf as Heat Wave Grips SoCal

Swimmers Warned of Dangerous Surf as Heat Wave Grips SoCal

People hoping to take advantage of the heat wave gripping Southern California have been warned to take extra care at the beaches due to due to dangerous currents.