Chris Wade

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The Star Of Oil Remediation Right Now Is An Aquatic Weed

Nature has provided the oil remediation industry with a promising blueprint for future tech - in the form of a pesky weed. The Salvinia water fern is...

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| Remediation

Behemoths Of Emission: How A Container Ship Can Out-Pollute 50 Million Cars

At 1300 feet long, it's not hard to notice the gargantuan profile of a container ship. Even miles out, their immense silhouettes are easily spotted...

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| Global Issues

Environmental Liabilities in the Rail Transport Sector

Set across the sprawling North American landscape, the rail industry is one with storied and significant roots. Since the 1850's, rail transportation...

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| Industry News, Remediation

An Experimental Project Aims To Blow The Smog Out Of Delhi's Skies

Air pollution is an problem that doesn't have a single solution. Tackling the growing issue of metropolitan emissions calls for a multi-faceted...

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| Global Issues

An Indian Plant is Turning Waste CO2 into Baking Soda

With the help of London-based firm Carbon Capture Solutions, a chemical plant in the Indian port city of Tuticorin has implemented a breakthrough way...

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| Industry News

Paris Takes Action Against Worst Air Pollution In A Decade

If you were to take the train in Paris these days, you might find it a tight fit. City officials have made public transportation free after issuing a...

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| Global Issues

Tesla Is Powering An Entire Samoan Island With Only Solar Energy

Tesla is on fire.  The company's $2B acquisition of SolarCity, the largest American provider of solar energy, was a high-profile deal that passed...

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The Pipe: A Solar-Powered Solution For Water Desalination

Meet The Pipe, a solar-powered desalination station that doubles as a sexy addition to a coastal landscape. The Pipe is a finalist in the 2016 Land...

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| Global Issues

A Thousand-Gallon Diesel Spill Has Devastated The Lush B.C. Coast

On the morning of October 13th, the pine tree shorelines of Waglisa (Bella Bella), B.C., were interrupted by the running aground of a petroleum...

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| Global Issues