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.

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...

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
Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing on Metro Train

Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing on Metro Train

Metropolitan Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal stabbing of a 24-year-old man -- who had interned for a Connecticut lawmaker -- aboard a Metro train at the NoMa-Gallaudet Metro station Saturday...

No Evidence of Shooting Found at Walter Reed

No Evidence of Shooting Found at Walter Reed

An all-clear was given Monday afternoon at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, more than three hours after someone reported hearing a single gunshot on campus.

MSP Trooper Accused of Forcing Sex Act at Gunpoint

MSP Trooper Accused of Forcing Sex Act at Gunpoint

A Maryland State Police trooper is accused of forcing a woman to have sex with him at gunpoint Monday morning, according to Prince George's County Police.

3 Md. Men Charged with Participating in MS-13

3 Md. Men Charged with Participating in MS-13

Three Maryland men have been charged Monday with participating in one of the largest street gangs in the U.S. known as La Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13.

Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give to Women for Sex: Docs

Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give to Women for Sex: Docs

Bill Cosby admitted in a 2005 deposition that he obtained Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.

Three Arrested for Shooting Into Apartment; One Man Died

Three Arrested for Shooting Into Apartment; One Man Died

Three people have been arrested for shooting into an apartment where a Virginia man was sleeping after he had celebrated his 25th birthday with friends. The man was killed.