Sunlight powers the built-in compactors to crush trash so crews don't have to empty them as often.... Read more..
By signing up for Recycling Perks and recycling regularly, you can earn as much as $300.00 to use at businesses in Norfolk and across the region.... Read more..
The city says space and resource issues make it difficult to provide curbside recycling for about 200 residents and businesses.... Read more..
Plastic bags are banned at the Williamsburg attraction along with the nine other sites of SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment.... Read more..
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and The Elizabeth River Project are developing a new oyster reef in the Lafayette River. Today was all about dropping Reef Balls into the river.... Read more..
The project began last year and included placement of rocks and substrate and more than 150 bushels of donated shells.... Read more..
Thanks to a new program by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation a number of Virginia Beach Science Teachers are getting hands on experience on the water this week.... Read more..
The City of Norfolk Public Art Program is calling all artist to submit ideas. The person chosen for the project will have up $50,000 at their disposal.... Read more..
One local beekeeper says the effort it takes to maintain a hive is minimal but the effects are far-reaching. Basically the bees do all the work.... Read more..
The truck can be fully charged in about three hours. It costs about $1.50 to charge it.... Read more..
You'll be getting rid of unwanted electronics, get a tax deduction and help the environment.... Read more..
The house is up for sale at a price of $395,000. With proceeds from the sale of the home, the Education Foundation will fund various projects.... Read more..
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation wants to remind volunteers that the Clean The Bay Day is Saturday, June 2nd.... Read more..
City officials say illegal dumping not only looks bad, sometimes it's a health hazard, and it cost taxpayers more than $120,000 a year.... Read more..
Chesapeake Bay Foundation officials say more than 6,500 volunteers removed 200,000 pounds of trash last year.... Read more..
Thousands of Virginians work on foot and by boat to remove trash from hundreds of miles of streams, shorelines and beaches.... Read more..
According to the Elizabeth River Project, seven steps make a house a River Star Home, and the Izard family has done all of them.... Read more..
Dominion Resources will support the design and installation of solar panels and infrastructure at Edge Hill Service Station on Main Street.... Read more..
The 5-megawatt wind turbine will be in the lower Chesapeake Bay about three miles off Cape Charles. ... Read more..
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality removed 260 miles of rivers and streams and 2,700 lake acres from this year's list.... Read more..