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Municipal trash-to-ethanol plant opens in Canada

Enerkem breaks ground on facility that plans to convert 100,000 tons of household trash a year into ethanol, diverting landfill and reducing emissions.

By August 31, 2010


Stylin' municipal vehicles

Pensions aren't the only perks to city jobs, when these are your vehicles.

By June 26, 2007


Feds footing the bill for municipal broadband?

Some towns are using public safety grants for law enforcement wireless networks to cover their initial costs for building a broadband infrastructure.

By June 4, 2007


Municipal broadband bashing

By October 5, 2005


Stacked panel on municipal broadband?

Cox and BellSouth are opposing a local fiber optics project. Their invited experts agree.

By August 3, 2004


Hacker sentenced to three years for breaching police sites

A man said to be affiliated with the hacking collective Anonymous gets prison time for breaking into police and municipal Web sites in Utah, New York, Missouri, and California.

By September 12, 2013


Facebookers check-in at the world's most social landmarks

The most popular places to check-in on the social network range from Sao Paolo's Mercado Municipal to Moscow's Gorky Park to Seoul's Dongdaeum, according to new data.

By June 20, 2012


U.S. missing out on energy from trash, study says

Columbia University researchers estimate 5.2 million U.S. homes could be powered annually by energy derived from non-recycled plastics, and 16.2 million from municipal solid waste.

By October 12, 2011


What if Apple brought universal wifi to San Francisco

With plans for municipal Wifi at a standstill, Josh Wolf suggests that Apple step in.

By November 27, 2007


Wii mower takes the yawn out of lawn mowing

Scientists in Denmark develop a lawn mower controlled by a Wii remote. It is already causing uncontrolled joy among municipal workers.

By April 7, 2009