Green Week | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

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.

Tuesday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

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.

Saturday, 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.

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.

Monday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

Top Stories
Arlington to Pay Family $850,000 for Fatal Shooting
Arlington to Pay Family $850,000 for Fatal Shooting

A North Texas city will pay $850,000 to the family of an unarmed black college football player who was shot and killed by a white police officer responding to an August 2015 burglary call at a car dealership.

Weatherford Student Fights to Have Green Hair at Graduation
Weatherford Student Fights to Have Green Hair at Graduation

A Weatherford High School student studying cosmetology was surprised to hear she couldn't walk across the stage at graduation because of how she does her own hair. But something changed after NBC 5 started...

Plaque at Park in Southlake Vandalized With Racist Remarks
Plaque at Park in Southlake Vandalized With Racist Remarks

Police in Southlake are investigating after a plaque at Frank Edgar Cornish, IV Park was vandalized with racist remarks.

Warning of 'Imminent' Attack, Britain Raises Threat Level
Warning of 'Imminent' Attack, Britain Raises Threat Level

As officials hunted for accomplices of a suicide bomber and Britain's prime minister warned another attack could be "imminent," thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a defiant vigil...

AAC Adds Extra Security For Tuesday Night Concert
AAC Adds Extra Security For Tuesday Night Concert

In the wake of the Manchester terror attack, the American Airlines Center added extra security for Tuesday night’s concert, featuring New Kids On The Block, Boyz II Men and Paula Abdul.

Jury Deliberates in FW Police Officer Shooting Trial
Jury Deliberates in FW Police Officer Shooting Trial

A Tarrant County jury will now decide the fate of a Fort Worth police officer who is accused of shooting a man in the arm while on duty.