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
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.
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.
Veolia Environnement SA , the world’s biggest water utility, reported a 4.6 percent increase in first- quarter earnings amid a turnaround in the waste collection and treatment business and higher prices for recycled materials.