Pressure-Powered Generators Could Complement Wind Farms
An underwater generating system that could complement wind farms is tested....

Powerful Upgrade
As the northeastern United States moves forward in developing offshore wind energy, marine infrastructure will be required to meet the logistical needs associated with receiving, storing, and preparing...

Betting the Farm on a Drought: Stories from the Front Lines of Climate Change, By Seamus McGraw. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 2015

Translating the Language of Soils: Developing a Soil Classification System for International Engineering Projects
Soil classification systems are used to help predict soil behavior and provide information to farmers, engineers, builders, agricultural extension agents, homeowners, community planners, and government...

Geotextile Tube Dewatering
Geotextile tubes are made of high-strength, permeable geotextile that, when filled with a slurry, allow water to drain from the tubes while retaining the solids. They can be prefabricated...

The New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal
When construction of the first American offshore wind farm support terminal encountered greater challenges than expected, jet grouting enabled construction to continue....

A History of Ancient Egypt: From The First Farmers to The Great Pyramid By John Romer. New York City: Thomas Dunne Books, 2013

NewsBriefs: New Report: Wind Farms Have Minimal Effect on Housing Prices

NewsBriefs: Solar Energy May Bring New Life to California Farmland

Structural Engineering: Engineered Urban Farm Grows atop Cardboard Tubes

Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) and Nitrogen Conversions in the Groundwater Environment
EPA's regulatory focus on concentrated animal feeding operations has historically concentrated on potential surface water impacts from direct discharges as well as nutrient-laden runoff....

NewsBriefs: `Vertical Farm' Could Bring Agriculture to Cities (British Broadcasting Corporation)

NewsBriefs: Tidal Farm Study Under Way in Nova Scotia (The Christian Science Monitor)

NewsBriefs: Funding Announced for World's Largest Wave Energy Farm (British Broadcasting Corporation)

NewsBriefs: Software Addresses Water Contamination (Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture)

NewsBriefs: Wind Farm Radar to Save Bats (British Broadcasting Corporation)

NewsBriefs: New York City Establishes Wind Farm (Waste Business Journal)

NewsBriefs: Wind Farm Plans Reduced (British Broadcasting Corporation)

NewsBriefs: New Wind Farm Proposed Off Massachusetts Coast (The Boston Globe)

Wetlands: Former Farmland Restored to Wetlands

 

 

 

 

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