March 20, 2012
By Matt Palmer
There are many amazing technologies being developed and worked on every day, and most of us never hear about them. In the quest to deal with serious water issues facing oil sands development, this story from the Calgary Herald about turning Edmonton’s wastewater into water that is usable for industrial processes, promises good rewards. Rather having to draw fresh water, Suncor can now use recycled waste water.
Availability and use of water, food and energy are the three biggest issues facing humanity in the 21st Century.