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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

Vizcaya Goes Greener

Vizcaya Goes Greener

The park has eliminated 90 percent of its pesticide use.

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...

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Miami Woman Arrested After Faking Own Abduction

Miami Woman Arrested After Faking Own Abduction

A woman has been missing for nearly a week after she was abducted last Wednesday in Miami.

Repair on Sunny Isles Beach Road Expected to Cause Delays

Repair on Sunny Isles Beach Road Expected to Cause Delays

Officials are continuing to work on the area of Collins Avenue southbound between 181st Street and 174th Street.

Deputy Fatally Shoots Man Who Allegedly Beat Him With Oar

Deputy Fatally Shoots Man Who Allegedly Beat Him With Oar

The hit and run suspect ran and ended up in a lake in Fruitland Park. Jones says that when deputies caught up, the suspect began to strike a deputy with an oar.

Donald Trump Is Time's 2016 Person of the Year

Donald Trump Is Time's 2016 Person of the Year

Donald Trump, who was elected the 45th president of the United States after a raucous and unprecedented campaign, is Time's 2016 Person of the Year. The magazine announced its pick on NBC's "Today" Wednesday...

Teen with Mental Illness Missing From North Miami Beach

Teen with Mental Illness Missing From North Miami Beach

A 15-year-old boy who suffers from Traumatic Brain Injury and mental illness went missing Tuesday from North Miami Beach.

Florida's Debt Drops in 2016 After Rising The Year Before

Florida's Debt Drops in 2016 After Rising The Year Before

The new report shows that Florida's overall debt stood at $24.1 billion at the end of June - a decrease of $1.6 billion over the previous fiscal year.