Stanford Scientists Make Plastic From Carbon Dioxide And GrassPetroleum-based plastic products plague our landfills, but Stanford University scientists have figured out a way to make plastic from grass and carbon dioxide.
Sacramento Sixth Grader Traveling To Antarctica Becomes Youngest AmbassadorA sixth grader in Sacramento has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel to Antarctica.
Bay Area Startup Faces Competition For Electric Car Charging StationsA Bay Area startup betting on the future may have a new place for you to plug in, but competition isn't far behind.
Google Invests In Altamont Pass Wind Farm To Power Its Mountain View HeadquartersGoogle announced on Wednesday, a 20-year deal with the Altamont Pass wind farm that will allow its Mountain View headquarters to be entirely powered by wind energy.
California Lawmakers Promote Clean Energy StandardsThe California Legislature's Democratic leaders on Wednesday promised quick passage of measures they said will position the state as the national leader in developing clean energy alternatives and green jobs.
San Francisco Awarded For Green Power InitiativesSan Francisco has been awarded a 2010 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environment Protection Agency for the measures taken to generate clean energy for itself, according to an announcement by Mayor Gavin Newsom.