Mike Melia THE ASSOCIATED PRESS - October 23, 2009 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - An explosion at a fuel storage facility sent earthquake-force shock waves across Puerto Rico's capital on Friday and created a tower of inky black smoke that forced airliners to alter flight paths.
DETROIT (AP) - A trade group representing 70 percent of U.S. electric utilities has pledged to work aggressively to put charging stations and other infrastructure in place to support electric vehicles that soon will be in dealer showrooms. Anthony Earley Jr.
Jim Lane Biofuels Digest - October 23, 2009 Controversy over land use change
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Officials say a cotton glove found in a meat grinder at a Des Moines meatpacking plant stopped production and led to an inspection of about 40,000 pounds of meat. Police have no motive for last Thursday's incident at Swan Packing Inc.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ever wondered how that "Smart Choices" sticker wound up on the front of boxes of Froot Loops or Cocoa Puffs? Well, federal health officials are having similar thoughts, and they're warning food manufacturers.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - State environmental regulators are imposing fines against Cabot Oil and Gas Corp. after the gas-exploration company reported three chemical spills in northeastern Pennsylvania.
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa & ST. LOUIS ( BUSINESS WIRE ) - The New York law firm of Belluck & Fox has obtained a $1.
After winning the Safety Excellence Award from ILTA in 2007 and 2008, Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group was scrupulous when upgrading its safety equipment.
ABS has introduced the EffeX range of submersible sewage pumps driven by motors that reduce energy consumption and environmental impact. According to the company, the advanced pump technology results in better reliability, fewer blockages and lower operational costs.
A look at Gardner Denver's positive displacement industrial blowers, vacuum pumps, lubricants and the team that puts them all together.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Dow Chemical said Thursday that revenues slid in the third quarter and the company that makes the basic ingredients for everything from toys to cars is not counting on better conditions this year or next.
Steven D. Levitt of Freakonomics fame proposes some radical solutions for global warming, including the direct injection of sulfur dioxide from coal-burning power plants into the stratosphere.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AScribe Newswire) - A gluten-free flavored waffle cone developed by two Kansas State University graduate students is the first-place winner in an international product development competition. K-State's Angela Dodd, a master's student in food science, Carrington, N.D.
EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson discusses the agency's recently announced Mandatory Reporting