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  • Hexa-Cover® now available in the US

    Having been on the market for 5 years and being widely used throughout Europe the Hexa-Cover® in now introduced in the US. The unique and patented Hexa-Cover® floating tile is perfect as a cover on any form of fluid surface and today Hexa-Cover® is in use on almost all forms of basins, lagoons, reservoirs, containers, ponds and tanks. Hexa-Cover® is the ideal solution for eliminating such ...


    By Hexa-Cover A/S

  • ARCO Ordered to Investigate Radioactivity at Anaconda Mine

    SAN FRANCISCO, California (ENS) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday ordered to the Atlantic Richfield Company, ARCO, to begin an investigation to determine the nature and extent of contamination at the Anaconda Copper Mine in Yerington, Nevada. The order requires ARCO to conduct a remedial investigation and feasibility study for most of the 3,468 acre mine site. ...

  • ARCO pays US$2.7m to contain waste at old copper mine

    The Atlantic Richfield Company, ARCO, has been ordered to reimburse the federal government US$2.77 million for work already performed to clean up abandoned wastes from the Anaconda copper mine that are contaminating air and water in central Nevada. The order issued by the US Environmental Protection Agency also requires ARCO to fund and develop a plan for a technical assistance program to ...

  • DOE Moab Site Cost-Effectively Eliminates 200 Million Gallons of Contaminated Ground Water

    The Department of Energy (DOE) announced today that it has extracted 200 million gallons of contaminated ground water from the Moab site in Utah as part of the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project. Actively remediating the contaminated ground water is part of the project’s scope, which also includes relocating a 16-million-ton uranium mill tailings pile away from the Colorado ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • IDA Extends Deadline for Fellowship Award Program Applications to January 31, 2015

    TOPSFIELD, MA, USA, December 17, 2014 – The International Desalination Association (IDA) has extended the deadline for applications for its 2014-15 Fellowship Program, giving candidates until January 31, 2015 to apply. The Public Authority for Electricity and Water (PAEW), located in Ruwi, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, is the host agency for the 2014-2015 IDA Fellowship ...

  • Ciel et Terre Launches Hydrelio(C) the First Large-Scale Floating Solar Power Generation System

    IFP Energies nouvelles (IFPEN) and Ciel et Terre signed an R&D agreement at the end of 2011 to develop Hydrelio©, the world's first large-scale floating solar power generation system. Designed by R&D teams at Ciel et Terre, Hydrélio has just been launched on the international market, and the results are already promising. This partnership was set up as part of IFPEN's ...


    By Ciel & Terre

  • Secretary Chu announces six projects to convert captured CO2 emissions from industrial sources into useful products

    U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the selections of six projects that aim to find ways of converting captured carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from industrial sources into useful products such as fuel, plastics, cement, and fertilizers.  Funded with $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act -matched with $156 million in private cost-share -today"s selections ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Fracking Boom Threatens US Water Supplies

    Since the onset of the fracking boom almost a decade ago, every state in the US has been examining its geological resources in the hope of finding oil or gas it can access through this extraction method. Almost half the states are now producing at least some shale gas, with a few – Texas, Pennsylvania, California, Colorado, North Dakota – sitting on massive ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Artificial water systems create unintended consequences

    Amidst the semi-arid stretches of Phoenix, a visitor might blink twice at the sight of a sailboat cutting across the horizon. Tempe Town Lake, on the northern edge of Arizona State University, is just one of a multitude of lakes, small ponds, canals and dams combining flood control, water delivery, recreational opportunities and aesthetics, and altering perception of water availability and ...


    By Arizona State University

  • EPA enforcement program nets major Arizona cleanups, pollution reductions in 2006

    (San Francisco, Calif -- 11/15/2006) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency enforcement actions in Arizona for 2006 brought environmental and public benefits for the state’s residents as polluters committed to more than $54 million to correct environmental violations and prevent future pollution. The EPA’s enforcement actions in Arizona, which surpassed each of the previous five year’s ...

  • The 2012 LIFE+ projects

    Austria 4 projects (14.5 million) LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance (1 project – 3.6 million) LIFE-URBANLAKE (Stadt Wien – Magistratsabteilung 45 – Wiener Gewässer): This project intends to define strategies to reduce the vulnerability of the “Alte Donau” from effects of climate ...

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