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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 Aug. 31, 2010

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Stylin' municipal vehicles

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

By Jun. 26, 2007

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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 Jun. 4, 2007

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Stacked panel on municipal broadband?

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

By Aug. 3, 2004

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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 Sep. 12, 2013

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San Francisco tech shuttle pilot program clears road block appeal

The controversial "Google bus" pilot program will go ahead without the environmental review opponents appealed for, but now the tech industry backlash undercurrents at play may only intensify.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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San Francisco to charge for tech buses using city stops

SF Mayor Ed Lee announces a program that would require shuttle buses used by tech companies to pay up for using stops designated for city public transit.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Solar-powered plane heads to Washington

The Solar Impulse starts the fourth leg of its flight across America, but it will have to make a pit stop in Cincinnati to avoid bad weather before landing in Washington, D.C.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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Flu predictions get more accurate

Google's annual Flu Trends metric was wildly off last year. But scientists were able to leverage the company's data to design a far more successful system.

By Dec. 3, 2013