Nov 14, 2011

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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.

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.

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 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.

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

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,

Top Stories
Woman Struck, Killed in Collision Near Stockton Tunnel

Woman Struck, Killed in Collision Near Stockton Tunnel

The driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a female pedestrian in the vicinity of the Stockton Tunnel in San Francisco's Chinatown district Saturday morning has been arrested for vehicular...

Family of Man Shot by Richmond Police Plans to Sue

Family of Man Shot by Richmond Police Plans to Sue

Prominent Bay Area civil rights attorney John Burris said Friday that he plans to sue the city of Richmond and police Officer Wallace Jensen on behalf of the family of a 24-year-old man shot and killed by police...

Teams Assess Damage as King Fire Burns

Teams Assess Damage as King Fire Burns

Assessment teams hope to get an idea Saturday of just how many structures have been damaged or destroyed by a massive wildfire that threatens thousands of homes in Northern California.

Police Seek Help in ID’ing Man Who Exhibited Lewd Behavior

Police Seek Help in ID’ing Man Who Exhibited Lewd Behavior

Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a man suspected of performing lewd acts in the presence of teenage girls in San Mateo on two separate occasions in recent weeks.

SJPD: 2 Men Wanted in Girl's Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

SJPD: 2 Men Wanted in Girl's Kidnapping, Sexual Assault

San Jose police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating two men who reportedly kidnapped a girl and sexually assaulted her before releasing her.

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