Environmental Industry Articles

Air & Climate

NEC Directive Status Report 2014

NEC Directive Status Report 2014

Reporting by Member States under Directive 2001/81/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2001 on national emission ceilings for certain atmospheric pollutants This report describes the most recent emission ...


Energy & Renewables

How do you bring electricity to 620 million people?

How do you bring electricity to 620 million people?

Sub-Saharan Africa needs a more reliable energy supply. The way it chooses to meet that need will affect the entire planet. In South Africa, major cities are subject to regular power outages as electric utility Eskom periodically shuts ...


Environmental Management

Legal Compliance Responsibility Ultimately Rests with your Board

Legal Compliance Responsibility Ultimately Rests with your Board

Companies have growing compliance requirements with a clear responsibility for respecting laws and regulations that go all the way to the top of the organization. Since our blog posts typically concern ways to meet compliance ...


Health & Safety

Department of Energy and Decommissioning and Decontamination (D&D) - Case Study

Department of Energy and Decommissioning and Decontamination (D&D) - Case Study

Customers Include: Department of Energy National Labs: Lawrence Livermore, Los Alamos, National Energy Technology Laboratory, National Security Technologies, Oakridge, Sandia, Savannah River Service/Product Companies: Energy Solutions, ...


Monitoring & Testing

Comparison of Directional WaveGuide Radar with Directional WaveRider Buoy

Comparison of Directional WaveGuide Radar with Directional WaveRider Buoy

Abstract Down looking FMCW radars for measuring water level, tides and wave height have been in use for 25 years. A combination of three down looking FMCW radars, mounted on an o↵ shore location, can be used to accurately measure ...


Soil & Groundwater

Landfill Capping Systems: An Introduction to Options

Landfill Capping Systems: An Introduction to Options

Geomembranes, predominately linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE), have been used for landfill caps for decades. Waste Management World has noted how,” Generally they have performed extremely well but, not unexpectedly, there have ...


Waste & Recycling

Monitoring network for Scottish ports - Case Studies

Monitoring network for Scottish ports - Case Studies

Historically, ferry masters operating off the west coast of Scotland would have to sail to a port and on arrival visually assess the weather and tide conditions before deciding whether safe berthing alongside the pier or quayside would be ...


Water & Wastewater

Waste Water Treatment Plant sees Economic and Environmental Return on Investment with Biosolids Drying System from Therma-Flite

Waste Water Treatment Plant sees Economic and Environmental Return on Investment with Biosolids Drying System from Therma-Flite

Therma-Flite, a resource recovery technology company, releases a new case study that provides municipalities with a look at how one mid-sized city has achieved its goals of eliminating transportation and landfill costs associated with ...


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