Water pollution

    The city of Adams is supporting an Australian green energy company that wants to build a floating power plant to clean up polluted Lake Petenwell.It sounds like science fiction: a five-megawatt floating solar power plant that would suck the phosphoro...
    Media in Spain are reporting that a Spanish prosecutor is recommending formal criminal charges against Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) president Bill Williams and others for their alleged role in a Spanish mine that has water pollution problems.A GTAC spokes...
    A variety of environmental groups in Wisconsin petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Wednesday to investigate pollution of groundwater caused by dairy manure in the state.Host:Veronica RueckertGuest(s):Elizabeth WheelerProducer(s):Galen...
    Citizen activists continue to urge the Department of Natural Resources to take action against phosphorus and other water pollution from large-scale farms.Last week, it was Nancy Utesch of the group Kewaunee Cares who delivered the do-more message to...
    A clean water activist in Kewaunee County said he questions Gov. Scott Walker's promises to solve water pollution problems thereand supports a legal challenge to the state on environmental records.The governor said the state will come up with a s...
    On Location: May 14, 2021Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Denmark has begun excavating the decomposing bodies of some 4 million mink, for fear they will pollute drinking water or a bathing lake.In November, D...
    The former president of a mining company that once planned to build a $1.5 billion iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin is being fined for polluting an aquifer near a mine in Spain.Bill Williams,Gogebic Taconite'sformer president, and two other execut...
    Republican lawmakers are looking to streamline Wisconsin's water pollution credits system.Currently fixed sources of pollution such as wastewater treatment plants can exceed pollutant levels in their state permits by purchasing credits from other sou...