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South Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND -- A clean energy company based in Carmel is considering locating an energy plant in the South Bend area that would vaporize waste, including garbage and solid waste, and turn it into energy. Milton Stewart, CEO and chairman of Green Earth...
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY – The Solid Waste Management District of St. Joseph County would like to remind you of the curbside pick-up holiday schedule. The day after Christmas and New Years, trucks will resume their normal delivery for Monday routes,...
Using your holiday weekend to clean out your basement and/or garage? Got household hazardous waste you don’t know what to do with?Bring it to the Elkhart County Correctional Facility, C.R. 7 at C.R. 26 (enter from C.R. 7), Elkhart, between 8 a.m....
Baltimore and Harford counties have struck a deal on trash collection they say will benefit taxpayers in both places. Beginning next year, a Baltimore County contractor will take Harford County paper, plastic and other recyclables to a single-stream...
Oakland Park commissioners left hundreds of thousands of dollars in potential cost savings on the table this week, deciding that guaranteeing competition in garbage disposal services would save more money in the long run. Commissioners selected Sun...
Lauderhill's waste disposal contract is up for grabs. Vying for the contract are two companies that have widely different ways of dealing with trash. Waste Management, which has two waste-to-energy facilities in Broward County, uses incinerators and...
Tom Horton's recent commentary on nuclear energy is excellent and provides the beginning of a rational discussion of green energy in Maryland ("Embracing nukes," May 23). He includes data which shows that wind farms on average operate at 30 percent of...
Big checks, golden shovels and oversized scissors are just as meaningless in the long run as a ceremonial “flipping of the switch,” unless that switch is connected to the idea that the Imperial Valley is truly playing a role in the “...
Robocalls and attack ads are the norm in nasty political campaigns. But in Sunrise, they have become weapons of influence in South Florida's garbage wars. For the first time since 1987, cities in Broward have a choice in waste hauling services...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants to add three Superfund sites in Indiana to its highest priority cleanup list for hazardous waste sites. The EPA proposed Tuesday adding Superfund sites in South Bend, Indianapolis...
Orland Park residents are likely to see a small decrease in their garbage bills in coming months after a village committee OKd a proposed 10-year contract with Waste Management Monday. If the full Village Board approves the measure at its June 3...
The village of Buffalo Grove has elected to make new 35-gallon trash carts available free to residents. Under an agreement with Waste Management approved by the village board on Monday night, residents now have the option of choosing 35-gallon, 64-...
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