Feb 7, 2017

The perspective of this article, penned by Tad Diethrich, Vice President Brownfield Development for Reterro, Inc., is to provide advice for reducing risk when selling contaminated property for redevelopment.


Feb 7, 2017

The Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast (BCONE) Summer of 2016 has accumulated the following “front-burner” topics. 


Jun 15, 2016

The first natural gas power plant in Central America, to be completed by 2018 in an industrial area of the northern Panamanian city of Colon, promises to be environmentally friendly while also bringing economic benefits. The liquefied natural gas-fired ...


May 17, 2016

Biodiversity is an important cross-cutting issue in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Goal 15 explicitly recognizes the importance of halting biodiversity loss, and other Goals recognize the importance of biological diversity for eradicating ...


Feb 29, 2016

Dried up fishing industry A fisherman's boat as seen on Bolivia's dried Poopo lakebed, south of La Paz, last December. A new study argues that as natural resources like fish migrate due to climate change, dramatic changes in global wealth will follow.


Feb 29, 2016

Eligible projects include planning, preliminary engineering, and feasibility analysis of: wastewater projects; stormwater retrofits; green technology practices; stream and wetland restoration projects; small watershed studies; master surface water and ...


Feb 29, 2016

With an investment of nearly MAD 19 billion (USD 1.95 billion), Phosboucraa, a subsidiary of the OCP Group, together with the Phosboucraa Foundation have launched large-scale projects designed to support the southern regions of Morocco*.


Feb 9, 2016

The 12.93 megawatt-dc solar farm is PSE&G's largest to date and one of the largest landfill solar farms in the United States.


Feb 8, 2016

The garbage patches are not solid islands, but regions where relatively high concentrations of small plastic pieces are dispersed in the upper part of the water column, hardly visible from above.


Feb 4, 2016

If the greenhouse effect or the amount of absorbed sunlight diminished, one would see a slowing in the heat uptake of the oceans, but measurements show that this is not the case, according to a Sept 2013 post by Stefan Rahmstorf in RealClimate.



A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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The former General Motors Indianapolis Stamping Plant property presented a unique, 103-acreurban redevelopment opportunity ...

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Michigan developers now can collect some of the taxes generated by businesses on brownfield sites upon which they're building ...

Innovative Florida environmental site cleanup and Brownfield programs received a boost as the 2017 regular session of the Florida Legislature concluded ...

Green Bay, Wis. redevelopment efforts are getting a big boost with a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency ...