edie feature articles on this day... for August 2001, 2000, 1997, 1992

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in August 2001, 2000, 1997, 1992


August 2001

Wasteland reclaimed as canalboat marina

Edmund Nuttall Ltd is in the process of transforming a derelict site along the banks of the Grand Union Canal near Uxbridge into a 120-berth marina and nature reserve complex. This £3 million project was awarded to Nuttall by British Waterways, which owns the site and was keen t

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Light at the end of the tunnel

Old sewers and surface water drains are being replaced or repaired in Sudbury town centre. Anglian Water hopes the project will reduce flooding and pollution of the River Stour

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The means to the end

Over four days in July. 178 countries concluded a compromise to ensure a continuing of international efforts to address climate change. At the same time, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published Climate Change 2001, a 2,600-page, three volume tome detailing the evidence for cli

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· Water and wastewater treatment: on your marks, get set . . .

· The rough and the smooth

· GIS advances widen the horizons for environmental professionals

· Deep tunnels finally reach Stonecutter

· Casting replaces spinning process

· Education, education . . .

· Rehabilitation requires mixed approach



August 2000

Pollution failures mar improving record

Environmental regulation of industry is cutting thousands of tonnes in emissions of substances that damage health and the environment, the Environment Agency reports, but continuing pollution failures by businesses across England and Wales are marring environmental gains it says.

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Metering out?

Elaine Kearney poses the questions that metering experts at the National Engineering Laboratory (NEL) in East Kilbride have been considering recently.

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Waste industry set for change

"Forces for Change" - the theme of the IWM Conference & Exhibition 2000 at Torbay in June - was reflected both in the discussions within the conference and in the unveiling of new developments in equipment and services on show around the busy aisles of the showground. LAWE's special IWM 2000 Review

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· Ebb and flow

· ESA aims to improve operations through training

· Major group sets up training college

· The wood for the trees?

· A drain on resources

· Advances in education add professional edge

· Initiative on show at Paignton parade



August 1997



August 1992