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
College Student from Redding Missing in South Africa

College Student from Redding Missing in South Africa

A George Washington University student from Redding, Connecticut is missing in South Africa, where he has been studying abroad.

Drunken Dad Leaves Kids Alone, Bangs on Neighbor's Door: Cops

Drunken Dad Leaves Kids Alone, Bangs on Neighbor's Door: Cops

A father is facing charges after police said he drunkenly was banging on a neighbor's door while he left his young children home unattended.

Couple Shopping With Kids at Game Store Drops Heroin: Cops

Couple Shopping With Kids at Game Store Drops Heroin: Cops

A Naugatuck couple has been arrested on drug and risk of injury charges after dropping heroin while shopping with their children at GameStop last week, police said.

Torso, Legs, Arms Found in New Haven Likely From Same Victim

Torso, Legs, Arms Found in New Haven Likely From Same Victim

The severed torso found in a former Salvation Army store that now sits vacant in New Haven in July likely belongs to a homeless man whose dismembered legs and arms were found days earlier in separate locations...

Texas Sheriff's Deputy Shot 15 Times: DA

Texas Sheriff's Deputy Shot 15 Times: DA

A Houston-area sheriff's deputy police officer who was ambushed at a gas station Friday night was shot 15 times, authorities said Monday. Shannon J. Miles, who is charged with capital murder in the shooting...

150 of Hillary Clinton's Emails Later Censored: State Dept.

150 of Hillary Clinton's Emails Later Censored: State Dept.

The State Department will release roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Monday, including about 150 emails that have been censored because they contain information that is now deemed...