This year's Eco-Educator Award was issued to Tony Strohmeyer. News 8's Shon Gables introduces us to him and shows us how he and his students are making a difference. ... Read more..
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Learn more about the dangers of lead exposure from events during National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week... Read more..
When you think of wind energy, images of giant wind turbines probably come to mind. But, more North Texans are turning to smaller, more economical wind generators to cut costs. ... Read more..
Stewart Udall, an elder in a famed political family who led the Interior Department as it promoted an expansion of public lands and helped win passage of major environmental laws, has died at the age of 90.... Read more..
Some Dallas residents have been watching water (and their money) go right down the drain. On Monday, the city kicked off a repair program to plug the leaks and cut their bills.... Read more..
Texas is taking the federal government to court over a ruling that says greenhouse gases present a danger to human health. ... Read more..
A North Texas non-profit broke ground on its 66th school garden, and it may just be a groundbreaking moment for a student at Sanger Elementary in Dallas.... Read more..
Environment Texas says the problems stem from riverfront development, dirty storm water runoff and industrial pollution.... Read more..
The Obama administration will announce on Monday funding for nine projects designed to significantly increase fuel efficiency in heavy trucks and passenger vehicles.... Read more..
Two months ago, News 8 broke a story that has changed the future of health in North Texas. ... Read more..
One California businessman has figured out how to celebrate the holidays while being aware of the environment. Instead of selling trees, he rents them.... Read more..
Two years of laborious negotiations on a climate agreement ended Friday with a political deal brokered by President Barack Obama with China and other emerging powers.... Read more..
President Barack Obama visited a Home Depot store Tuesday morning as he presses Congress to pass incentives for homeowners who make their homes more energy efficient.... Read more..
The Environmental Protection Agency took a major step Monday toward regulating greenhouse gases, concluding that climate changing pollution threatens the public health and the environment. ... Read more..
Sheridan Stringer and her students at Merriman Park Elementary School in the Richardson ISD reserve water by saving rain in barrels for the many beautiful flowers, vegetables and watermelons in their campus gardens.... Read more..
The average electric bill for one of the energy-efficient homes built in New Orleans by Brad Pitt's Make It Right foundation is $35 a month, the actor said Thursday during an update on the project at the Clinton Global Initiative. ... Read more..
The Environmental Protection Agency is taking its first steps to control climate-changing carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, factories and refineries.... Read more..
NASA's X-48 is an example of a "blended wing" aircraft that might be a picture of the future, as aircaft makers strive to save fuel and shrink greenhouse emissions by using cutting-edge technology and exotic form factors.... Read more..