If you have old electronics you want to get rid of, there are two events this weekend to help you clear out the clutter.... Read more..
Teresa Whibley says the city has worked a number of years trying to reduce the number of plastic bags, but now it's time to go further.... Read more..
Old Dominion University is receiving $40,000 for first-year engineering students to use the school's photovoltaic power system to learn about renewable energy.... Read more..
The scheduled auction of 112,800 acres on the Outer Continental Shelf, 23.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, is an important step in establishing what will be among the first wind turbines in offshore U.S. waters.... Read more..
The state hopes to dredge up 1 million bushels of empty oyster shells to redistribute on public oyster grounds.... Read more..
An analysis concludes that Washington, D.C., and states within the Chesapeake Bay watershed are making progress to reduce pollution flowing into the hobbled estuary. But none is on track to meet 2013 cleanup commitments.... Read more..
Ten energy companies have expressed interest in developing wind in waters off Virginia Beach. ... Read more..
June 1st marks the 25th anniversary of Clean the Bay Day – the statewide cleanup event dedicated to helping restore the Bay and its rivers and streams. ... Read more..
TFC Recycling and AltDaily kick off the Found Art Exhibit at Norfolk City Hall Friday, May 3, at 5:30 p.m.... Read more..
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is dropping 275 oyster reef balls in the Lafayette River this week to create new oyster breeding grounds. It's one of several clean water restoration projects supported by federal funding.... Read more..
Don't donate it, dump it during the WVEC-TV Safety Seat Round-Up.... Read more..
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Walmart says the store on Jefferson Ave. has energy-saving features, including LED lights in signs, freezer cases and the parking lot. ... Read more..
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says the bay is still dangerously out of balance, but officials are cautiously optimistic that a new federally-led bay restoration strategy is beginning to work.... Read more..
The plant heats 16 office buildings and 13 warehouses at St. Juliens Creek Annex in Portsmouth.... Read more..
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NORFOLK (AP) -- When the USS Enterprise returns home from its final deployment, one of the first items that will be stripped from the aircraft carrier will be the thousands of mattresses its sailors have... Read more..
An ATM machine scans cell phones and pays cash for them. ... Read more..
A study issued this week forecast the creation of more than 70,000 jobs in the Mid-Atlantic states during a 10-year build-up to developing wind farms off the coast from New York to Virginia.... Read more..
The EPA is overseeing a multi-state, multi-billion dollar initiative to restore the environmentally-battered estuary.... Read more..