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- Retrofitting older building systems. Eatherton, Mark // Contractor Magazine;Sep2012, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p36
The article focuses on the retrofitting of industrial plants established in the 19th century for the purpose of energy and water conservation in the U.S. It mentions that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has funded for replacing the inefficient systems. It highlights several aspects of the...
- Less Is More. Weber, Austin // Assembly;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p30
The article focuses on the emergence of energy-efficient food service equipment in the U.S. MF&B Restaurant Systems Inc. has introduced a gas-powered oven that it says costs 20 cents less an hour. The Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has launched the...
- A thirst for conservation. Wilkerson, Don C.; Arnold, Mike // American Nurseryman;1/15/94, Vol. 179 Issue 2, p56
Presents tips for water conservation and management. Capturing and recycling irrigation runoff; High-efficiency application systems; Improved irrigation management; Integrated pest management; Optimum fertility regimes; Water treatment. INSETS: Limiting pesticide runoff.;Treating and recycling...
- Water. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Feb/Mar95, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p38
Assesses the water conservation efforts in the United States in 1994. Reauthorization of the Clean Water Act; Surveys on the health of waterways by the Environmental Protection Agency; Standardization of water treatment.
- NWF Seeks Policy On Export of Water From Great Lakes. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Oct/Nov2000, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p64
Presents information on the campaign to reduce the withdrawal of water from the Great Lakes in the United States. Proposal for the adoption of standards for water exports; Restriction of diversions from the lakes; Participation of state governments in the conservation measures.
- 'Stretching' state's water supply behind LCRA 'Water 10' program. // East Bernard Express (TX);7/24/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 30, p5
The article offers information on a water awareness campaign initiated by LCRA and the City of Austin in 2008 in Texas.
- Energy department's `good neighbor' policy. Ram, B.J. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb1988, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p35
Discusses the US Department of Energy's long-range plans to improve its safety record. It is unclear how the department will meet the costs of cleaning up the environment and improving safety while increasing production.
- The tritium follies. Albright, D.; Beard, J. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov1989, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p42
Discusses the shutdown of the three Savannah River reactors near Aiken, S.C., the Pentagon's panic over a reduced supply of tritium, and the steps that could be taken by the Energy Department and the Pentagon to extend the current supply of tritium for several years.
- Stewardship: Don't claim too much or too little. Garwin, Richard L. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May/Jun1997, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p21
Comments on the creation of Stockpile Stewardship and Management Program (SSMP) by the US Energy Department. Its role on nuclear stockpile stewardship; Energy Department stewardship program on Web site; Test ban of indefinite duration effect on stewardship program.