A downtown Austin high-rise office building is getting a new green roof on its 15th floor. It will not only help the building save energy and cooling costs - it will also be a place to relax for the people who work there.... Read more..
It is a goal set for more than 25 years from now and it's no easy task. The city of Austin wants to be a truly zero-waste city by the year 2040. That means recycling or reusing everything, and they do mean everything.... Read more..
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Utility costs are on the rise. Because of that many consumers are making energy efficiency a key factor when searching for a new home.... Read more..
Hot summer months are nearly here. Central Texas temperatures are creeping into the 90s this week. When they hit triple digits, energy bills will spike.... Read more..
Kyung Lah reports on how the Philippines' hopes to reduce pollution, one eco-friendly motorbike at a time. ... Read more..
The 26th Annual Adopt A Beach Spring Cleanup is schedule for Saturday. The all-volunteer effort helps to make sure Texas beaches are clean and ready for the busy summer months.... Read more..
The wine you choose could impact our environment. Keely Chalmers reports... Read more..
North Texas homeowners are coping with extended watering restrictions. But there are creative and inexpensive ways to maintain a green lawn while using less tap water and creating less pollution.... Read more..
How much would you pay for an amazing, state-of-the-art light bulb? Shoppers will be asking themselves that very question at Home Depot and other outlets starting Sunday — Earth Day — when the bulb that won a government contest goes on sale.... Read more..
H-E-B is celebrating Earth Day by giving away thousands of reusable shopping bags.... Read more..
A group of gardeners has convinced the city to let them make a Seattle park the home to the largest public food forest in the country.... Read more..
The University of Vermont is getting greener by banning plastic water bottles.... Read more..
Friday, Austin leaders unveiled the largest crop of city owned clean energy in the nation. In less than a year, crews transformed farmland into Austin's future, completing the Webberville Solar Project.... Read more..
The grand opening ceremony started around 11 a.m. The $6 million plant will hire 26 full-time employees. It is capable of recyling 6,000 tons of trash per month.... Read more..
The Foundation Communities' M-Station is not only affordable, it's also one of the greenest apartment complexes in the nation. ... Read more..
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An Austin festival wanted to help people become more environmentally aware. ... Read more..
Helping save money by saving electricity is a new goal of Austin's public library system. They're partnering with Austin Energy so you can check out a watt meter.... Read more..
Experts from around the world gathered at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Austin for the three-day SXSW Eco Conference.... Read more..