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A New Way to Compost Chicken Waste

A New Way to Compost Chicken Waste

Engineers with Perdue Farms are working on a new method of composting chicken waste in Delaware. Read »

Apr 26, 2013
Greener Blocks Mean Less Crime: Study

Greener Blocks Mean Less Crime: Study

Some new research from Temple University is challenging a long accepted convention and offering tips that could aid... Read »

Apr 26, 2013
How Bad is the Air in Pennsylvania?

How Bad is the Air in Pennsylvania?

The American Lung Association says that air quality in parts of Pennsylvania is getting better, but there's still... Read »

Apr 24, 2013
New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports. Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San Francisco's... Watch »

Apr 25, 2013
Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials. Watch »

Apr 23, 2013
Getting Rid of Your e-Waste

Getting Rid of Your e-Waste

This is just one of the topics to explore during Earth Week 2013. Watch »

Apr 22, 2013
Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding his... Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
College Unveils Its Own

College Unveils Its Own "Green" Coffee

Widener University unveils its own brand of coffee. Read »

Apr 17, 2013
More Bald Eagle Nests Showing Up

More Bald Eagle Nests Showing Up

Dozens of new bald eagle nests are being reported across Pennsylvania this spring. Read »

Apr 15, 2013
10 Questions: Philly's Urban Farm Guru

10 Questions: Philly's Urban Farm Guru

On land that used to be unusable David Prendergast has taken up the task of making food grow. He shares his story... Read »

Aug 27, 2013
A Political Push for Cyclists and Walkers

A Political Push for Cyclists and Walkers

Advocates want to see bicycling and walking included in transportation funding, which will be considered by the... Read »

Apr 8, 2013
Plan will Bury I-95

Plan will Bury I-95

Penn’s Landing could one day connect to Old City. Read »

Apr 4, 2013

"YO!," Chinatown Buses Go Mainstream

Bus company brings back Chinatown Buses and this time the service gets a makeover. Read »

Apr 3, 2013
Worst Cities For Spring Allergies

Worst Cities For Spring Allergies

An annual ranking of the worst U.S. cities for spring allergies zeroed in on the Southeast but warned of an overall... Watch »

Apr 12, 2013
DMB Helps NJ Oysters

DMB Helps NJ Oysters

One of the biggest jam bands in the world is stepping up to help some small animals. Read »

Apr 1, 2013
Recycled Rain Barrels for Sale

Recycled Rain Barrels for Sale

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control will soon begin offering repurposed... Read »

Apr 8, 2013
Banking on a Land Bank to Transform Philly

Banking on a Land Bank to Transform Philly

Land Banks have already helped other cities speed up the process of revitalization in areas where vacant lots and... Read »

Apr 1, 2013
Solar Trash Cans Save City Millions

Solar Trash Cans Save City Millions

High-tech trash cans are making Philly more green, and we're talking about more than the environment. Read »

Mar 31, 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... Watch »

Mar 29, 2013
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