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 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...

Apr 11, 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. After graduation from...

Top Stories
Blizzard Warning Issued Statewide

Blizzard Warning Issued Statewide

A blizzard warning has been issued for the entire state ahead of what could be a very large nor'easter moving into Connecticut.

Governor, CL&P Urge Residents to Be Prepared for Blizzard

Governor, CL&P Urge Residents to Be Prepared for Blizzard

The governor and power company officials are urging residents to be prepared for the possible blizzard approaching.

Man Sexually Assaulted 60-Year-Old Woman: Cops

Man Sexually Assaulted 60-Year-Old Woman: Cops

A 60-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in a home invasion Saturday night and her suspected assailant is under arrest.

Arson Investigation Underway in New Haven Fire, Homicide

Arson Investigation Underway in New Haven Fire, Homicide

A fire at a New Haven apartment Friday led police to discover a homicide and investigators are now considering the possibility that it was arson.

Driver Arrested After Fiery Crash Into Home

Driver Arrested After Fiery Crash Into Home

One man is in custody after crashing his car into a home in Westbrook and causing a fire early Sunday morning.

Be Prepared: What to Do Before, During and After “Monster” Snowstorm

Be Prepared: What to Do Before, During and After “Monster” Snowstorm

Nearly 30 million people living in the northern East Coast are bracing for what the National Weather Service says could be a “historic” winter storm. The storm is expected to bring blizzard conditions, including...