Usha Resources Initiates Expanded Exploration Program at Jackpot Lake Lithium Brine Project

The upcoming program is focused on sourcing a domestic supply of lithium in Nevada in line with President Biden’s initiative: “To help make electric vehicles work, we need also to increase the production of lithium-ion batteries and we need responsible and sustainable domestic sourcing of the critical materials used to make lithium-ion batteries such as … Read more

Energy Secretary to Visit Nuclear Plant, Discuss Waste Issue | Connecticut News

By JENNIFER McDERMOTT, Associated Press WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – The US energy secretary is planning to visit a nuclear power plant in Connecticut on Friday at the invitation of the local congressional member as they both work to change how spent nuclear fuel is stored nationwide to solve a decadeslong stalemate. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm … Read more

Global Pollution Kills 9 Million People a Year, Study Finds | Science News

By SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer A new study blames pollution of all types for 9 million deaths a year globally, with the death toll attributed to dirty air from cars, trucks and industry rising 55% since 2000. That increase is offset by fewer pollution deaths from primitive indoor stoves and water contaminated with human … Read more

Geology and IT Join Forces to Save The Ogallala Aquifer with Crypto/ $200,000 Raised to Date

NFT sales aim to help save dwindling water resource in Texas DALLAS, April 20, 2022 / PRNewswire / – At the end of its inaugural launch in March, Ogallala Life in conjunction with AcreNFT, raised $ 200,000 in Non-Fungible Token (NFT) proceeds to save the Ogallala aquifer. A second-round NFT launch on World Environment Day … Read more

Las Cruces Utilities co-sponsors environmental design contest

In its 32nd year, the WERC Environmental Design Contest organized by the College of Engineering at New Mexico State University and co-sponsored by Las Cruces Utilities brings industry, government, and academia together in search of innovative real-world solutions to current important environmental challenges . Multi-disciplinary teams representing more than 100 students from fourteen universities around … Read more