Sunday, December 2, 2012
Construction will begin early next year near San Diego on what will be the Western Hemisphere's largest seawater desalination plant (AP story).
This week in Doha, Qatar, representatives from 194 countries gathered for the 18th Conference of the Parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change. Business Week reports that little is getting done and many are frustrated.
Remember all the oil dispersant Corexit that was used in the Gulf Oil Spill? A new study shows that when oil and Corexit are combined, the mixture becomes up to 52 times more toxic to microscopic organisms than oil alone.