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Bike Share Coming to Lansing

Updated: 06/21/2011 - Nearly everyone knows how, but now the Ingham County Land Bank is trying to make riding a bike even easier. A new bike sharing program that could be coming to Lansing.

Zipcars Come To Campus

Updated: 01/04/2011 - ZIpcar, the famous car-sharing service is now available on MSU's campus.

GM: Michigan in a "Leadership Position" for Hybrid Plug-In Readiness

Updated: 07/19/2011 - Power companies across the state of Michigan are offering some serious incentives for customers buying hybrid plug-in cars. GM credits collaboration with the Michigan Public Service Commission and utilities for putting Michigan ahead of other markets plug-ins are launching in.

Single Stream Recycling Comes to Lansing

Updated: 09/13/2010 - Going green just got a whole lot easier in Lansing. The city launched a revised curbside recycling program Monday that allows people to recycle more with less effort.

Start of Fall Berry Season Saved by Thursday Rains

Updated: 10/25/2010 - A dry August nearly shortened a usually brief fall berry season, but .58 inches of rain Thursday night helped some farmers' crops flourish in time for this Labor Day weekend. As a result, many farmers opened their fields to produce lovers looking to pick-their-own basket of berries.

Willow Harvest Promises Cheap Biomass Fuel

Posted: 10/19/2009 - Middlebury College used to heat its buildings with oil, then switched to wood chips. Now it has planted a sustainable and relatively cheap fuel source — willow shrubs _that could help cut demand on the state's forests.

Feds Award $2.7M for Wolverine Carbon Project

Posted: 10/07/2009 - An electric power co-op that wants to build a coal-fired plant in northern Michigan has received a $2.7 million federal grant for a project designed to prevent industrial carbon dioxide from contributing to climate change.

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