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Water reuse: "It's not a question of 'Can we do it?' We can do it" -- John Rehring #COWaterPlan

From The Denver Post (Bruce Finley):

Colorado water providers facing a shortfall…are turning to a long-ignored resource: wastewater.

They’re calculating that, if even the worst sewage could be cleaned to the point it is safe to drink — filtered through super-fine membranes or constructed wetlands, treated with chemicals, zapped with ultraviolet rays — then the state’s dwindling aquifers and rivers could be saved.

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Community composting method-4: Up’Grade from Reap Benefit gives quality compost

If you do not want to dig into your community’s corpus funds to set up a costly infrastructure for composting wet waste, but have ample space in your apartment or gated community or resort, Up’Grade from Reap Benefit is just the solution for you. 828 more words

Endlessly Green

Mackenzie Wark on Keller Easterling’s new book on infrastructure, ‘Extrastatecraft’ — “Infrastructure is how power deploys itself, and it does so much faster than law or democracy.”


November cycle commuting!

As a seasoned cycle commuter it is not often I get negative about cycle commuting but yesterday I felt impelled to write this tweet:

Yes the ride home was horrible, probably the worst I have had and this is why. 1,046 more words


SCADA, PLC, PLC and automated devices security interviews coming soon...

After being asked ‘Why?’ are these devices are on the web, we have sent a series of questions to industry leading experts…coming soon


Our Gateway to Manhattan Turns 50

(Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Early 1960′s. Image from Museum of The City of New York)

Happy Birthday this past week to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge which turned 50! 123 more words


S・ウォズニアック氏、仮想化新興企業のチーフサイエンティストに [ #cbajp ]

Primary Dataは米国時間11月19日、Steve Wozniak氏がチーフサイエンティストとして同社に加わったことを発表した。Primary Dataはストレージ仮想化を手がける新興企業で、先頃、表舞台に出てきたばかりだ。この新興企業で、2005年にフラッシュメモリメーカーのFusion-io(2014年に約11億ドルでSandiskに売却された)を共同創設したDavid Flynn氏とRick White氏が、2009年にチーフサイエンティストとしてFusion-ioに加わったWozniak氏と再会を果たすことになる。