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NIB: Wastewater treatment project increases biogas production

Feb 12, 2019
The Nordic Investment Bank and the Norwegian wastewater treatment company Vestfjorden Avløpsselskap (VEAS) have signed a 15-year loan agreement to finance capacity improvements at Norway’s largest wastewater treatment plant south of Olso.

On rooftops and in tunnels, city farms lead food revolution

Feb 12, 2019
Salad plants are already being grown in old bomb shelters but floating dairy farms and 16-storey food towers could be next

Environment: Serbia studying recycling-for-profit system

Jan 22, 2019
ANSA Med - Agency for environment protection will start with PET cans.

Restoring Rio de Janeiro’s Forests Could Save $79 Million in Water Treatment Costs

Jan 15, 2019
World Resources Institute - Rio de Janeiro boasts the world's largest water treatment plant, and it's working overtime.

7 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2019

Jan 15, 2019
World Resources Institute - One hundred years ago, 1919 was a really big year: Countries signed the Treaty of Versailles to end World War I, Mahatma Gandhi began his nonviolent resistance against British rule, the Grand Canyon became a national park. And on a lighter note, pop-up toasters entered kitchens for the first time!