Ben Stapleton frames the shot with his hands like a movie director, sharing his vision of a junkyard he’s trying to sell for $3.5 million. He sees artist workspaces, retail shops and apartments with Los Angeles skyline views, steps from a riverfront oasis.
Spain’s Supreme Court rejects appeal by Distiller SA that was meant to secure environmental permit for a waste-treatment plant and a dangerous-substances transfer station to be located in Olvega, near Soria. *Decision to let stand lower court ruling based partly on lack of cost estimates and a proper environmental impact study: June 6 Supreme Court decision published today *Regional government of Castilla & Leon had joined developer in the failed appeal, which was contested by Ecologists in Action activist group
Electricite de France SA’s costs to produce atomic power are spiraling upward as investment needed to keep aging reactors safe over the next two decades could reach 90 billion euros ($123 billion), the state auditor said.
Teck Resources Ltd., a Vancouver- based coal and copper producer, said a waste-treatment plant at its Trail site is operating again following an earlier shutdown because of a discharge into the Columbia River.
Suez Environnement highlighted improved waste-treatment operations as a sign manufacturing in Europe is recovering even as the region’s second-biggest water company by market value posted a surprise drop in profit.