Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a goal Wednesday to cut the amount of food that Americans waste by 50 percent by 2030.
Significant amounts of natural gas on federal lands are being wasted, costing taxpayers tens of millions of dollars each year and adding to harmful greenhouse gas emissions, a congressional investigation has found.
A maverick Republican senator criticized faulty missile defenses, unneeded airports and golf course repairs among the projects completed on the taxpayers’ tab.
County commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures are in place to ensure no fetal tissue is burned to generate power.
Columbus’ project managing firm will run the city’s public works department starting Monday.
The arrangement will last a month, according to J5 Broaddus senior project manager Robyn Eastman.
A study conducted by the city’s project managing firm — one that lead to placing GPS trackers on city trucks to track their whereabouts — revealed a potential waste of more than $1 million in the city’s public works department.
Earlier this week, The Dispatch was the first to report on Columbus Light & Water’s refusal to process KiOR’s wastewater. The news was the latest in a string of bad news for the Texas-based public company, which has invested over $200 million in its Columbus plant.
Say no to nuclear waste The news out of Jackson week before last that our governor and certain lobbying groups have been planning, behind the
OXFORD — There was a dust-up last week about whether Mississippi should ever-ever-ever become a home for nuclear waste. Guess what? Mississippi has been a
JACKSON — Gov. Phil Bryant is interested in Mississippi getting in on “recycling” or reprocessing nuclear waste, and perhaps manufacturing components for reactors, not nuclear