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

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...

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Miami-Dade Cop Arrested on Conspiracy Charge

Miami-Dade Cop Arrested on Conspiracy Charge

A Miami-Dade Police Officer has been arrested on federal charges after a grand jury said he gave confidential information to drug dealers in exchange for $1,500.

Cop Gets Job Back After Blaming Sex Cream

Cop Gets Job Back After Blaming Sex Cream

A Miami Beach homicide detective will get his job back and back pay after he successfully argued that his positive drug test for cocaine last year was due to a sexual aid cream he used a few days before...

3 Charged in Airport Money Laundering Scheme

3 Charged in Airport Money Laundering Scheme

Three people have been charged with stealing more than $2 million from Miami-Dade County's aviation department, according to investigators.

Safety Alert: Laundry Detergent Packs

Safety Alert: Laundry Detergent Packs

Laundry detergent packets that you just toss into the washing machine have risen in sales. But safety concerns for children have also increased with more than 20,000 calls to poison control centers since...

S. Florida Students Return from Israel

S. Florida Students Return from Israel

The two South Florida kids arrived physically exhausted after the long journey from Israel to New York to Fort Lauderdale. Their parents, meanwhile, are emotionally spent from watching the news every night.

12-Year-Old Arrested in Homeless Man's Killing

12-Year-Old Arrested in Homeless Man's Killing

A 12-year-old Florida boy was under arrest Thursday and accused of fatally shooting a homeless man in the head during a "horrific event," police said.