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  • Is algae the next big superfood?

    Algae is being hailed a superfood by health and food experts for its nutritional and environmental benefits. Expect to see more of it in your grocery store — and in your favorite foods — in 2016.

  • At solar-powered Sunset Hills Vineyard, vines are green and so is the wine

    The significance of the sun is on the rise at Sunset Hills Vineyard. The Loudoun County business is leading the wine industry’s efforts in sustainability with its 245 solar panels.

  • Council ranks Virginia 4th in US for ‘green’ buildings

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A national council ranks Virginia fourth among the states when it comes to “green” buildings. The U.S. Green Building Council ranks states in terms of sustainable building design, construction and operation…

  • U-Md. turning city of Frederick into big classroom

    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — The University of Maryland is launching a sustainability program that will turn the city of Frederick into a giant classroom. Wednesday’s meeting of faculty, students and public officials at City Hall…

  • Bugs: Food of the future has multiple legs

    Could eating bugs solve world hunger and be delicious?

  • Tips for finding a green job

    The green and energy sectors have some of the hottest jobs on the market. Joan Michelson, CEO of Green Connections Radio, provides tips for taking advantage of the employment opportunities.