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

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

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.

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

Creighton University is being recognized for sustainability efforts.

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

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

The Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities will partner with a private Chinese company to look at ways to aid the city of Guanghzhou with its pollution problems.

Three bills in the Nebraska Legislature seek to provide funding for sustainable water projects.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman has canceled a Legislature-approved study on climate change, saying it would duplicate research work by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.