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JOIN NBC IN CELEBRATING EARTH WEEK, APRIL 17 TO 24. #DreamItGreenIt

Friday, Apr 22, 2016 at 05:11 AM PDT

NYC Tries to Go Car-Free in Honor of Earth Day

NYC Tries to Go Car-Free in Honor of Earth Day

New Yorkers are being encouraged to go car-free for Earth Day. New York City officials hope commuters ditch their car keys and use a bike or mass transit to get around on Friday as part of Car Free Day. The...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 06:48 PM PDT

Solar Plane Departs From Hawaii With No Fuel

Solar Plane Departs From Hawaii With No Fuel

Two pilots are slowly carving their way into a new future of solar-powered flight as one embarks on the latest leg of their around-the-world journey in a plane powered only by the sun. After some uncertainty...

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 02:39 PM PDT

San Francisco 1st to Require Solar Panels

San Francisco 1st to Require Solar Panels

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously passed legislation to require that solar panels be installed on new residential and commercial buildings constructed in the city.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 10:54 PM PDT

California Has Nation's Dirtiest Air: Report

California Has Nation's Dirtiest Air: Report

Millions of Californians live in places with dirty air, according to an annual report card issued Wednesday that ranks two major urban areas in the state as the nation's most polluted.

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 06:24 AM PDT

Cities With Most Energy Efficient Buildings

Cities With Most Energy Efficient Buildings

Owners of commercial buildings across the country are taking steps to make their properties more energy efficient, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. The agency says the energy consumed...

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 07:58 AM PDT

#DreamItGreenItSweepstakes: Win Eco-Friendly Prizes

#DreamItGreenItSweepstakes: Win Eco-Friendly Prizes

Earth Week begins on April 17! This year, NBC celebrates all the ways we can create a more sustainable future and live greener lives. Whether it's using less paper, turning off all electronics before going to...

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