McDonald's Going Eco-Friendly, Changing Packaging & Adding Recycling BinsMcDonald's has pledged to make its packaging and restaurants more Earth-friendly.
How To Make Your Wedding More Eco-FriendlyJune is peak time for weddings. Invitations, flowers and food are among the things that drive up the cost. But they also can increase a celebration's toll on the environment, and for many couples, that's a big concern.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
Keurig Coffee Share Grows-So Does Environmental ControversyKeurig, the single-serve coffee industry's leader, produced enough plastic coffee pods last year to circle the earth more than 10 times.
Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer RetiringEnvironmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.
Baker Picks Chief Of Staff, Environmental SecretarySteven Kadish, a Northeastern University administrator who served under former Republican Gov. Mitt Romney, was tapped Monday by Gov.-elect Charlie Baker for the key role of chief of staff in the new administration.
Mass. Updates Rules For Wood Burning Power Plants Massachusetts officials have adopted final regulations for the state's biomass energy industry. Officials say the new rules are designed to set a high standard for the wood burning power plants.
Debate Brews Over Ethanol Percentage In GasEnvironmental Protection Agency approved increasing the amount of ethanol to 15%.
5 Songs For Earth DayHere are 5 songs for Earth Day, to keep you rocking and keep you thinking about the environment.
N-Star Agrees To Pay Premium In Cape Wind Power Deal The Massachusetts utility NStar has agreed to buy power from the proposed Cape Wind offshore wind farm for more than double what electricity from conventional sources is projected to cost.
Public Hearing Set For B.U. Biolab The public will soon be able to comment on the latest safety report for Boston University's high-security reasearch laboratory. The National Institutes Of Health has scheduled a hearing at Roxbury Community College for April 19 at 6:30 P.M.
Real Or Fake Christmas Trees: What's Better For The Environment? Experts say you have to keep a fake tree for a pretty long time to lessen its impact on the environment.