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16

Feb

Ian Somerhalder announces grant program to aid animal rescue operationsActor’s “ISF Emergency Medical Care for Animals Grant” will award rescuers with a maximum of $2500 to treat animals who are in need of emergency care.

Ian Somerhalder announces grant program to aid animal rescue operations
Actor’s “ISF Emergency Medical Care for Animals Grant” will award rescuers with a maximum of $2500 to treat animals who are in need of emergency care.

16

Oct

The next bright idea for energy savingsActor Ian Somerhalder sings the praises of an innovative new light bulb.

The next bright idea for energy savings
Actor Ian Somerhalder sings the praises of an innovative new light bulb.

22

Aug

Ian Somerhalder shows off new rescue dog ‘Nietzsche’'Vampire Diaries' star says he rescued the pup from traffic near the studio where the hit television is filmed.

Ian Somerhalder shows off new rescue dog ‘Nietzsche’
'Vampire Diaries' star says he rescued the pup from traffic near the studio where the hit television is filmed.

31

Mar

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation
'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet and how youth are empowering global change.

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation

'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet and how youth are empowering global change.

22

Nov

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet and how youth are empowering global change.

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation
'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet and how youth are empowering global change.

09

Jun

Obama and Ian Somerhalder talk green energyPresident invited several celebrities to a breakfast Thursday to talk politics and encourage their participation in his re-election campaign.

Obama and Ian Somerhalder talk green energy
President invited several celebrities to a breakfast Thursday to talk politics and encourage their participation in his re-election campaign.

03

May

Ian Somerhalder named U.N. Goodwill AmbassadorActor joins fellow ambassadors Gisele Bundchen and Don Cheadle in promoting World Environment Day on June 5th.

Ian Somerhalder named U.N. Goodwill Ambassador
Actor joins fellow ambassadors Gisele Bundchen and Don Cheadle in promoting World Environment Day on June 5th.

19

Apr

Ian Somerhalder wants to play a greener vampire'The Vampire Diaries' star says his immortal character should do more to respect the planet. While an eco-conscious vampire might seem a bit odd, the idea actually makes a lot of sense for immortals, Somerhalder says. "You have this guy who’s lived almost two centuries, and he realizes, ‘I’m stuck here for the next millennium. I’ve watched the degradation of our Earth and our planet, watched the population grow. I have to be around for the next thousand years, I might as well take care of the place’."

Ian Somerhalder wants to play a greener vampire
'The Vampire Diaries' star says his immortal character should do more to respect the planet. While an eco-conscious vampire might seem a bit odd, the idea actually makes a lot of sense for immortals, Somerhalder says.
 
"You have this guy who’s lived almost two centuries, and he realizes, ‘I’m stuck here for the next millennium. I’ve watched the degradation of our Earth and our planet, watched the population grow. I have to be around for the next thousand years, I might as well take care of the place’."

18

Mar

MNN talked with Ian about his environmental work, how he goes green on the set of “The Vampire Diaries” and how you can get involved with his foundation.

MNN talked with Ian about his environmental work, how he goes green on the set of “The Vampire Diaries” and how you can get involved with his foundation.

15

Mar

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet, how he goes green on the set of 'The Vampire Diaries' and how youth are empowering global change.
*And don’t miss MNN’s video from Ian’s Empoweresque party, where you can see the stars of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ in costume, including Ian as Captain Planet and Nina Dobrev as Hermione Granger.

Ian Somerhalder works for environmental change through his foundation
'The Vampire Diaries' actor talks to MNN about his passion for the planet, how he goes green on the set of 'The Vampire Diaries' and how youth are empowering global change.

*And don’t miss MNN’s video from Ian’s Empoweresque party, where you can see the stars of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ in costume, including Ian as Captain Planet and Nina Dobrev as Hermione Granger.