(Reuters) – TransCanada Corp (TRP.TO) said on Friday it has recovered 44,400 gallons, or 1,057 barrels, of oil from the Keystone pipeline spill site at Amherst, South Dakota.
Councils in England spend £58m a year on clearing rubbish that is dumped on the street illegally. But when fly-tipping occurs on private property, it can be a huge cost to landowners.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hit southwest Turkey at 2149 GMT on Friday, Turkey’s Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute said. The epicenter was at Aricilar-Ula district, southeast of Mugla province on the Aegean Sea at a depth of 6.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s government has created a marine park the size of Illinois in the Pacific, the largest ocean reserve in North America for the conservation of giant rays, whales and turtles, including dozens of species endemic to the area.
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina authorized on Friday the use of genetically modified soybean seeds resistant to herbicides other than glyphosate, as the European Union (EU) debates whether to extend the license of weed-killers containing the ingredient.
They love waste to energy plants in Scandinavia. Bjarke Ingells designed a fabulous one in Copenhagen that is now a tourist attraction. In Sweden, 50 percent of waste is sent to incinerators sorry, waste to energy plants. Evidently, that waste also includes clothing from H&M.
As part of the Low Impact City Logistics project, the electric-assist cargo trailers are meant to help ease traffic congestion and reduce air pollution in urban areas.