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.

Mar 25, 2014

FW Begins Construction on Affordable Energy-Efficient Homes

FW Begins Construction on Affordable Energy-Efficient Homes

Construction began in southeast Fort Worth on new energy-efficient homes for first-time low and moderate income homebuyers.

Jun 19, 2013

Burleson to Accept Blue Bags in Recycling Effort

Burleson to Accept Blue Bags in Recycling Effort

On Monday, the Burleson City Council approved an amendment to allow residents to use translucent blue plastic bags to dispose of their recycling.

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 27, 2013

8th Annual Fort Worth Prairie Fest

8th Annual Fort Worth Prairie Fest

Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area organized Prairie Fest to raise awareness of a rare example of a native Fort Worth prairie.

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.

Aug 13, 2012

Plastic Bags Could Get Boot From Big D

Plastic Bags Could Get Boot From Big D

On Tuesday, Dallas city leaders are scheduled to discuss banning plastic bags in stores.

Jul 11, 2012

Texas Judge Rules Atmosphere, Air Public Trust

Texas Judge Rules Atmosphere, Air Public Trust

A Texas judge has ruled the atmosphere and the air must be protected for public use just like water.

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.

Top Stories
48 People Taken off Ebola Watch List at Midnight

48 People Taken off Ebola Watch List at Midnight

Dozens of people were taken off the Ebola watch list at midnight Monday, a major hurdle in the fight against the spread of Ebola in the U.S.

Vinson "In No Way Careless" Prior to Ebola Diagnosis

Vinson "In No Way Careless" Prior to Ebola Diagnosis

The family of Ebola patient Amber Vinson released a statement Sunday, indicating the Dallas nurse had not been careless in the days preceding her diagnosis.

Duncan's Fiancée: "We Have Lost So Much"

Duncan's Fiancée: "We Have Lost So Much"

The first group of people exposed to Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to die from Ebola in the United States, will no longer be considered at risk for the Ebola virus at midnight on Sunday.

Cruise Ship Docks, Health Care Worker Negative for Ebola

Cruise Ship Docks, Health Care Worker Negative for Ebola

A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who is being monitored for signs of Ebola returned to Galveston, Texas Sunday shortly after 6am ET, The Associated Press reported.

Gifts From Area Nurses Delivered to Presby Staff

Gifts From Area Nurses Delivered to Presby Staff

Health care providers from North Texas sent carloads of gifts to Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas staff Saturday, in an effort to show their support for the embattled nurses. NBC5's Randy Mac reports.

Frisco to Hold Town Hall Meeting

Frisco to Hold Town Hall Meeting

Frisco city representatives will hold a town hall meeting Monday evening to discuss a special election, bond package and more.