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.

Tuesday, Apr 9, 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 wildfire, but it also set an energy record by spinning those towering white turbines in the desert.

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.

Sunday, Apr 22, 2012

Cal Uses Earth Day as Fundraising Tool

Cal Uses Earth Day as Fundraising Tool

Cal's Haas School of Business is holding a raffle for Earth Day. The winning ticket will get a very green Chevy Electric Volt.

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

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,

Top Stories
Brush Fire Closes Lanes on Highway 17

Brush Fire Closes Lanes on Highway 17

Highway 17 just north of Redwood Estates was shut down Monday afternoon due to a brush fire, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Teacher Charged With 20 Sex Crimes, Ordered Back Into Custody

Teacher Charged With 20 Sex Crimes, Ordered Back Into Custody

A former Gilroy teacher was charged Monday with 20 counts of sex crimes involving nine male victims ages 14 to 16, some of them former students in his chemistry class.

Armed Robbers in San Francisco Caught in Act

Armed Robbers in San Francisco Caught in Act

Three men were arrested over the weekend when they were caught red-handed robbing San Francisco tourists at gunpoint, police said.

Oakland Council Votes to Ban Coal Transport Through City

Oakland Council Votes to Ban Coal Transport Through City

The Oakland City Council in a special meeting Monday night voted 7-0 in favor of an ordinance banning the handling and storage of coal in the city, effectively derailing a plan to build a marine terminal...

Majority in GOP Prefer Someone Else to Trump: Poll

Majority in GOP Prefer Someone Else to Trump: Poll

Just 45 percent of Republican voters say they are satisfied with Donald Trump as their party's presumptive presidential nominee, while 52 percent say they would have preferred someone else, according to results...

Fan Injured in Oracle Arena Fall Recalls It Was No Accident

Fan Injured in Oracle Arena Fall Recalls It Was No Accident

A Warriors fan recovering from major injuries after a fall at Oracle Arena described the chaos he was caught up in after Game 7 of the NBA Finals and said his 50-foot fall from an upper concourse was not...