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,

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Giants vs. Rockies on NBC Bay Area

Giants vs. Rockies on NBC Bay Area

It's Giants vs. Rockies, Friday, May 27 at 5:30 p.m. on NBC Bay Area!

South Bay Parents Brace for Possible Norovirus Outbreak

South Bay Parents Brace for Possible Norovirus Outbreak

After a Norovirus scare, parents of students at Willow Glen Elementary School in San Jose have been warned: If your child is sick, keep them home.

Clinton Talks at Oakland's Chicken and Waffles

Clinton Talks at Oakland's Chicken and Waffles

A day after Democratic front runner Hillary Clinton held rallies in San Francisco and San Jose, the former Secretary of State stopped by an Oakland-based Home of Chicken and Waffles for a small community...

Suspect in Amber Alert Killed in Shootout: Sheriff

Suspect in Amber Alert Killed in Shootout: Sheriff

The 19-year-old man suspected of abducting a teenage girl Wednesday in Northern California has died following a shootout, authorities said Thursday afternoon, but the girl remains missing.

NOAA Predicts 4-8 Hurricanes During 2016 Season

NOAA Predicts 4-8 Hurricanes During 2016 Season

Up to eight hurricanes, four of them major, could form in the Atlantic during the 2016 hurricane season, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, which released its forecast Friday...

A 2-Alarm Fire Injures Firefighter in Alameda

A 2-Alarm Fire Injures Firefighter in Alameda

Around 12:25am Alameda Fire crews responded to a single family home in the 1500 hundred block of Fountain Street in Alameda.Laura Malpert reports.