The Dakota Access Pipeline

I don’t even know where to start on this one, but I am going to give it a shot. The short version of this story is that America needs oil, this is a very efficient way to deliver the oil, citizens are concerned about the pipeline contaminating nearby resources, and government has had a brutal time balancing all the different points of view while still keeping the peace. So, who…

World Water Day – Wastewater

The world will be atwitter today talking about wastewater. Water is becoming precious and in some places, so scarce that water we once considered as disposable, dirty, and useless, is now being looked at as a resource from which we can extract clean water. Technically speaking, harvesting clean water out of wastewater is nothing new. Much of the technology is age-old, tried-and-true staple equipment and really the only thing determining…