Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

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

Vizcaya Goes Greener

Vizcaya Goes Greener

The park has eliminated 90 percent of its pesticide use.

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...

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.

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Highway Shooting Leads to Crash

Highway Shooting Leads to Crash

A driver opened fire on a busy South Florida highway, causing a multivehicle crash before fleeing the scene Tuesday night, officials said.

Bouncer Says Patron Threw Cement Object at His Head

Bouncer Says Patron Threw Cement Object at His Head

A bouncer at a Southwest Miami-Dade strip club said he was attacked while on the job.

Mercedes Hit by Lawsuit Over Sprinter Model

Mercedes Hit by Lawsuit Over Sprinter Model

Mercedes Benz has been hit by a class action lawsuit, accused of selling a van with a defect that many passengers have said they find unbelievable.

Police Identify Suspected Cop Impersonators

Police Identify Suspected Cop Impersonators

Police have identified a group of people they said are suspected police impersonators.

Jury Awards $5.25M in Charter School Sex Assault Case

Jury Awards $5.25M in Charter School Sex Assault Case

A jury has awarded $5.25 million to a boy who claims he was raped and bullied by a fellow student at Downtown Miami Charter School.

Man Charged With Animal Cruelty for Allegedly Setting Dog on Fire

Man Charged With Animal Cruelty for Allegedly Setting Dog on Fire

A dog named Hope is recovering in DeSoto county after police say the pet's owner chained her to a shed and set her on fire.