| Feb 18, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Gas prices have soared 35 cents in the past 30 days in Virginia. In fact, prices went up a whopping 11 cents since Friday in Virginia and currently average $3.61 for a gallon of self-serve regular gas.
According to AAA, the high prices are a result of...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:05 AM
You've probably noticed a bit of a change when you fill up at the gas pump.
Prices are higher and the money in your pocket is lower.
Just in the past 30 days, gas prices have soared 35 cents in Virginia.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says prices went up in...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:09 PM
As you're checking out electric bicycles for Bike to Work Week, take a side trip to follow this week's green vehicle news from across the Web:
US added about 180 charging stations in May: Good news for plug-in owners -- according to the U.S....
| Jun 1, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Speakers and exhibitors are needed for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 and XPO.
The Irvine-based Orange County Great Park has been selected to host the October event, which will be organized outside Washington, D.C., for the first...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:00 AM
General Motors is joining the electric-car price war with a lease deal on the Chevrolet Spark EV at $199 a month.
The deal, announced this morning, follows the recent offerings of $199 leases on Nissan’s Leaf – a big price drop after two...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 AM
MADISON, Wis. - On May 7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) awarded $19.5 million to support research, education and Extension activities associated with climate solutions in agriculture aimed at the impacts of climate variability and change on...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:59 PM
SOUTH BEND — Memorial Day is the unofficial start to summer, a season with typically higher gas prices.
It’s also a heavy travel weekend. And this Memorial Day weekend, about nine out of ten holiday travelers will take to the nation’...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The North Dakota State University Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics is part of a grant to develop enhanced energy sugar beets that are optimized for biofuel production. The grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Tesla Model S may be a silent car, but other automakers will no doubt hear it coming.
In its first crack at a premium sedan, the Silicon Valley electric-car maker has matched or beaten the likes of the Audi A7 or Mercedes-Benz CLS — products...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Teams from Aberdeen Central High School and Northwestern Area High School will head to Huron Saturday for a regional competition organized by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science.
The National Science Bowl is a competition that promotes...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Funeral service for Sheldon Lee Vilhauer, 27, Carson, Calif., and formerly of Hosmer, will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home, 1111 S. Main St., Aberdeen. The Rev. Scott Drexel will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:53 PM
SOUTH BEND -- The New Energy Corp. ethanol plant cost more than $180 million to build in the early 1980s.
But when it was sold at auction last week as part of the company's Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, the winning bid came in at just $2.5 million....