August 31, 2011
After decades of fighting, forestry stakeholders have a reconciliation of sorts.
July 29, 2011
One of the few remaining commercial-free zones in the country may need corporations to close budget gaps.
April 29, 2011
Governments are adopting new and strengthening existing building codes, hoping others will follow their lead.
March 31, 2011
Some critics charge that cap-and-trade plans discriminate against the poor.
February 1, 2011
With stormwater a major pollutant, cities are coming up with innovative "gray" and "green" ways to control its impact.
January 1, 2011
Offshore wind farms are on the cusp of becoming a serious source of energy for a host of states -- if they can only get those turbines in the water.
December 1, 2010
The federal weatherization program was bogged down in red tape, but it’s recovering.
June 30, 2010
Reno, Nev., plans to study local wind patterns, assessing its power in the region.
December 31, 2009
The past decade has been productive when it comes to making American cities bicycle-friendly. Dozens of cities hired staff designated as "bicycle coordinators." New York...
October 31, 2009
New Mexico's energy conservation and management division has about $2 million to spend in a typical year. So when Joanna Prukop heard about the $41 million of...
September 30, 2009
Over the past decade, curbside yard debris and leaf collection programs have led to a dramatic increase in the amount of organic matter that is...
July 31, 2009
Over the past decade, green building has moved out of the fringe and into the mainstream. LEED Gold and Platinum buildings are becoming commonplace in...