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Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in Watch »

May 19, 2013
Embarcadero's Dying Palm Trees Leave Big Bills

Embarcadero's Dying Palm Trees Leave Big Bills

When San Francisco’s quake-damaged Central Freeway met the wrath of the wrecking ball in the early nineties, it left... Watch »

May 17, 2013
Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Spinning wind turbines are killing thousands of federally protected birds, including eagles, each Watch »

May 14, 2013
Tesla Stock Soars After Big Earnings and Car Sales

Tesla Stock Soars After Big Earnings and Car Sales

Tesla shares hit another new high after stronger than expected earnings. Read »

May 9, 2013
Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Hundreds of discarded flip flops wash up on Kenya's beaches each day. A small recycling company in Nairobi turns the... Watch »

May 9, 2013
Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

A group of mothers has decided to toss the diapers and potty train their small Watch »

May 9, 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... Watch »

May 8, 2013
Solar Impulse Makes It to Phoenix

Solar Impulse Makes It to Phoenix

A solar-powered plane - energized by the power of the sun - took off just as dawn broke Friday morning from Mountain... Watch »

May 23, 2013

Solar Impulse Leaves Moffett on Cross-Country Flight

The Bay Area hosted the Solar Impulse team for a couple months. View »

May 4, 2013
State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

AWeber Communications headquarters in Chalfont, Bucks County, Pa. isn't your average workplace as it features video... Watch »

May 1, 2013
New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports. Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San... Watch »

Apr 25, 2013
Turning Trash Into Treasure at Recycling Yard

Turning Trash Into Treasure at Recycling Yard

Ben Cowden pushed a shopping cart toward a mound of garbage, mentally sifting through its heap of grimy contents. He Watch »

Apr 23, 2013
Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials. Watch »

Apr 23, 2013

The Investigative Unit at Yosemite National Park

The Investigative Unit’s Elyce Kirchner uncovers citations and arrests for drug related issues in Yosemite climbing... View »

Apr 22, 2013

Yosemite Welcomes Girl Who Returned Sticks

A little girl's letter about accidentally taking two sticks from the national park captured the public's View »

Apr 22, 2013
Plan May Give Outside Agencies Role in Delta

Plan May Give Outside Agencies Role in Delta

California's water contractors would have a key role in the design and construction of the $14 billion... Read »

Apr 22, 2013
Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding... Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

Southern California's recent windstorm downed trees, knocked out power lines and fanned the flames of a... Watch »

Apr 9, 2013
Sunnyvale Liquid Robotics Unveils Wave Glider

Sunnyvale Liquid Robotics Unveils Wave Glider

They are tracking humpback whales, both by sounds and on giants screens inside the Sunnyvale headquarters of Liquid... Watch »

Apr 8, 2013

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