Environment

Health/Medical
1:00 am
Wed December 24, 2014

Nebraska among the healthiest states in the nation

A new report says Nebraska is the tenth healthiest state in the nation.

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Omaha
7:36 am
Sat December 6, 2014

Conservation summit focuses on Nebraska's potential for clean energy production

The American Wind Energy Association says Nebraska has the potential to be third in the nation in terms of gigawatt hours of electricity produced by wind.

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Nebraska
1:00 am
Thu September 4, 2014

13 wind energy projects in Nebraska, more under construction

Wind energy accounted for 4.8 percent of all electricity generated in Nebraska last year.

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Omaha
11:34 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Use of alternative transportation encouraged during July

Bus fares are reduced in the Omaha metro area during July as part of the Little Steps, Big Impact campaign.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

You can ride the bus during July in the Omaha metro area for 50 cents.

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Nebraska
8:02 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Report examines pollution in Nebraska's waterways

A new report says Nebraska has the sixth most polluted waterways in the nation.

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Nebraska
8:27 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Mining firm meets with Nebraska landowners

ELK CREEK, Neb. (AP) — Many southeast Nebraska residents hope a Canadian firm will eventually build a mine to extract a rare mineral used to make steel from deep beneath the ground, but they're not counting on it.

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General News
6:06 am
Mon May 5, 2014

MidAmerican Energy to Supply Google's Council Bluffs Campus with Renewable Energy

Google and MidAmerican Energy have entered into a renewable energy agreement.

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Education
1:00 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Creighton named to list of best green colleges

Creighton University is being recognized for sustainability efforts.

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Education
2:30 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

OPS, Fontenelle Elementary given green ribbon designation

The Omaha Public Schools district is one of nine nationwide to be recognized for sustainability efforts.

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Omaha
2:00 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Omaha celebrates Earth Day

Omaha’s annual celebration of Earth Day is this Saturday.

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