The first commercially-viable Tokamak fusion facility is using coconut-shell charcoal as an absorption mechanism.
Acoustic fiber optic cable installed on major water transmission mains lets operators detect precursors to failure.
Water For People says transformative investment will accelerate and expand efforts to provide innovative, sustainable water solutions in Africa.
Group says Chesapeake Energy will not drill for natural gas within New York City's watershed, which supplies water to 9 million people.
NOAA research grants to help answer when, where and how hypoxia develops at finer temporal and spatial scales.
The Environmental Protection Agency is moving forward without an evidentiary hearing to implement the agency's May 2009 final rule revoking tolerances, or residue limits, for the pesticide carbofuran.
Integrated gasification combined cycle process at Kern County plant will convert coal power to electricity and capture and sequester carbon dioxide in an adjacent oil field.
State standard called for machines to use only 6 gallons of water per cubic foot of capacity by 2010.
Security door manufacturer steps up production to protect against copper theft.
Oregon State University's Todd Jarvis says the unitization concept, which requires cooperation, may work to protect groundwater usage and supply.
Legislators approved the increase in funding through the Land and Water Conservation Act Stateside Assistance Program for 2010.
Blacksmith Institute report highlights top 12 cleanups and successes from around the world.
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology scientists have developed a lighter weight, longer lasting battery that could be made even more powerful and rechargeable.
DOJ lodges consent decree against the city and county of San Francisco for Transit Authority's failure to comply with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act's underground storage tank rules.
The Algal Biomass Organization said it believes the provisions will strengthen the algae industry and promote development and commercialization of algae-based fuels.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences gathered scientists on Oct. 6 to begin an integrated research initiative that will enable a comprehensive assessment of possible health effects.
Heavy rains, accidental opening of a valve release an estimated 130,000 gallons of untreated, diluted wastewater into the creek.
Sandia Laboratory and others will study microbial genes in arid grasslands.
Scientists in Switzerland say up to 35 percent of the total nanosilver in tested fabrics was released, mostly in the first wash.