Eighty-seven percent of Austinites recycle, but Mayor Lee Leffingwell wants it to be 100 percent.... Read more..
The ethanol era has proven far more damaging to the environment than politicians promised and much worse than the government admits today.... Read more..
Thousands head to Austin for the South By Southwest Eco Festival with one goal: to save our planet.... Read more..
Austin is emerging as a green leader. On Friday BMW debuted its new electric car at City Hall. The car maker picked Austin as the first U.S. city to showcase the i3. ... Read more..
Organizers are gearing up for this fall's SXSW Eco, the conference devoted to innovation in environmental and sustainability programs. ... Read more..
Texas Parks and Wildlife and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality are launching a campaign to promote water conservation this summer.... Read more..
An Austin high school is taking an uncommon and progressive approach to teaching. The horticulture program at Gonzalo Garza Independence is one of the school's many successful initiatives.... Read more..
AUSTIN -- Austin Energy Green Building and the Texas Solar Energy Society collaborate to showcase homes and projects that are designed and built to high standards of energy efficiency, comfort and attractive... Read more..
The Austin airport is taking the first steps toward building a new car rental facility with greener options for travelers.... Read more..
On Monday businesses across the area are going green and giving back for Earth Day. ... Read more..
A list of the 10 Best U.S. Cities for Urban Forests now includes Austin.... Read more..
SWITCH offers the only liquid-cooled LED light bulb that provides the same performance and quality of light as an incandescent bulb, while using up to 80% less energy.... Read more..
In Japan, demolition crews are using a new way to take down skyscrapers.... Read more..
The Seattle-based coffee chain already gives customers a dime discount each time they bring in reusable cups for refills.... Read more..
As the New Year arrives, new rules bring the nation closer to the end of the traditional incandescent light bulb. ... Read more..
If you've got a big idea you think can change the world - for the better, look no further than SXSW Eco. In just its second year, the SXSW fall event has doubled in size.... Read more..
New recycling rules went into effect Monday across Austin.... Read more..
It was a big day for the IKEA store in Round Rock. ... Read more..
Georgetown is taking a step towards going green with single-stream recycling.... Read more..
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