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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Airbnb Sues SF to Block Law Over 'Illegal' Rentals

Airbnb Sues SF to Block Law Over 'Illegal' Rentals

The popular home-sharing company Airbnb is suing San Francisco in order to block an upcoming change in law that could potentially put the online-based company, and other websites like it, on the hook for...

Man Found Dead, Slumped Over Steering Wheel

Man Found Dead, Slumped Over Steering Wheel

A man was fatally shot Monday night in San Jose’s Berryessa neighborhood, and he was found slumped over the wheel of his car, police said.

CalFire Battles 290 Fires in Week

CalFire Battles 290 Fires in Week

CalFire firefighters have battled 290 fires in one week, 2017 in six months.

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.

House GOP Report Faults Military on Benghazi Attacks

House GOP Report Faults Military on Benghazi Attacks

The House Benghazi Committee, in a politically charged report, faulted the military on Tuesday for responding too slowly to send help to Benghazi, Libya, during the deadly 2012 attacks despite clear orders from...

Same-Sex Couple Say Uber Driver Used Gay Slur

Same-Sex Couple Say Uber Driver Used Gay Slur

A same-sex couple say they were victims of discrimination by an Uber driver during SF Pride weekend.