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Space Radar Helps Track Underground Water Pollution Risk

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› Groundwater pollution is a worldwide threat to water availability.

› A new technique uses satellite observations of land use changes to assess a region’s risk of groundwater pollution. 764 more words


Duke Energy Fined $25 Million for Polluting Groundwater from Leaking Old Coal Ash Pits

North Carolina environmental officials said Tuesday that they are fining Duke Energy $25 million over pollution that has been seeping into groundwater for years from a pair of coal ash pits at a retired power plant. 944 more words

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Natural Gas -- all it's fracked up to be?

Raise a glass of your local tap water to this great cartoon by Salt Lake Tribune’s Pat Bagley.

Then, Discuss!

'Made in China' - A Pollution Perspective

On a week-long field trip to both Suzhou and Shanghai in 2014 during my summer school, I gained many insights to how China developed culturally and as the Geography student, I was most interested in the environmental aspects of China’s development. 453 more words

Congress Spotlight #24 – Got a question? Biomass may be the answer

Got a question? Biomass may be the answer

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It’s just possible that sustainable biomass could be, if not a panacea for the world’s energy challenges, then perhaps the next best thing. 926 more words

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