Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

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.

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.

Wednesday, 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,

Wednesday, 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...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Top Stories
NTSB to Issue Probable Cause for Fatal Metro Tunnel Smoke

NTSB to Issue Probable Cause for Fatal Metro Tunnel Smoke

Carol Glover, 61, from Alexandria, Virginia, died after an electrical malfunction filled the transit tunnel with thick, black smoke and left many riders, including Glover, stranded on their Yellow Line...

Rain's Here to Stay -- At Least Through Friday

Rain's Here to Stay -- At Least Through Friday

While we won't see rainfall as heavy as Monday night, cloudy and gray skies are going to stick around for the rest of the week, says Storm Team4.

Severe Storms Leave Damage Across Parts of DC

Severe Storms Leave Damage Across Parts of DC

Severe thunderstorms, including one that prompted a tornado warning in Maryland, tore through the D.C. area Monday night, leaving flooding and damage in some parts of the region.

Man Found Shot to Death in Dumfries

Man Found Shot to Death in Dumfries

Prince William County police are investigating the shooting death of a man in Dumfries, Virginia.

Trump Attacks Cruz's Father Over Oswald Photo

Trump Attacks Cruz's Father Over Oswald Photo

Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's stunning march toward...

CSX Derailment Affects MARC Trains for 2nd Day

CSX Derailment Affects MARC Trains for 2nd Day

Some commuters will have to find a different way into work for a second day as a result of a weekend freight train derailment in Washington.