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
Georgia Hospital Preparing for Ebola Patient

Georgia Hospital Preparing for Ebola Patient

An Atlanta hospital is preparing for a new patient with Ebola. Emory University Hospital said Thursday that it is readying an isolation unit for an infected patient, expected to arrive "within the next...

Doctor With Ebola: 'God Has a Call On My Life'

Doctor With Ebola: 'God Has a Call On My Life'

The Fort Worth doctor who came down with Ebola while working as an aide worker in western Africa said he became a medical missionary to help others and because "God has a call on my life."

Immigrant Youth Not Coming to Dallas Co.

Immigrant Youth Not Coming to Dallas Co.

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins says his county won't take in any immigrant children crossing the Texas border illegally, a reversal of his earlier offer to house as many as 2,000 kids.

Charlee the Puppy Taking First Steps After Surgery

Charlee the Puppy Taking First Steps After Surgery

A two-month-old puppy recovering from being tossed out of a moving vehicle in Kaufman County is taking her first steps Thursday after undergoing surgery on her back legs.

Toddler Tumbles Over AAC Railing During Circus

Toddler Tumbles Over AAC Railing During Circus

A toddler is in the hospital after falling over a railing at the American Airlines Center in Dallas Wednesday night during the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus. Officials at the arena said...

Lightning Protection Buys Family 'Peace of Mind'

Lightning Protection Buys Family 'Peace of Mind'

There are no fewer than eight companies operating in the Dallas-Fort Worth area that offer lightning protection services.