Dominion Energy Virginia said Tuesday that it plans to build at least eight new natural gas-fired plants during the next 15 years, cementing its shift away from coal, while depending on renewables for less than 10 percent of its energy capacity.
Earth Day is 24 hours dedicated to thinking of the environment, but saving the planet takes more than a day. Here are some of the ways you can start helping the environment locally year-round.
There’s more you can do to celebrate the beautiful planet we call home than simply using a reusable water bottle. Here are some ideas on how to celebrate Earth Day 2018 this weekend.
The U.S. Green Building Council’s annual list of the top states for green building once again puts Maryland and Virginia in the top 10, and if D.C. were a state, it would easily rank as No. 1.
From Arlington County in Virginia, to the District of Columbia and Takoma Park in Maryland, area municipalities support composting efforts.
People of all ages, worried about the well-being of the planet and the policies of President Donald Trump, held a climate march that filled Pennsylvania Avenue.
Alexandria’s 24th Annual Earth Day centered on sustaining the environment. It was specifically themed “Clean Water Starts with You.”
Participants in the Climate March are protesting President Donald Trump’s rollback of restrictions on mining, oil drilling and greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.