Fuel refiner Valero joins Enerkem as a strategic investor with money to finance construction of a garbage-to-ethanol plants.
If you have stored an item in the OS X trash and then deleted it, recovering it with Time Machine can be a bit difficult. Here is how to do this.
Genomatica partners with Waste Management to develop chemical products from syngas, the companies announce last week.
If you are like me, you have terabytes' worth of photographs on many drives, taking up valuable space. Even if you don't have that many, you may still wish you had more space for other media like videos or music.
CNET's Martin LaMonica follows recycling waste on the next step of its life: a high-tech, single-stream recycling center where machines do the bulk of the heavy lifting.
When emptying the trash in OS X, the progress bar may appear to hang. Sometimes this may be because of a hung process, but other times it may be normal behavior.
The OS X Trash may sometimes give people problems where files cannot be deleted. Usually if you come across a file for which you do not have write privileges, the system will prevent you from moving it to the Trash. But there are instances when odd permissions setups for files can result in bizarre errors when you try to delete them.
There may be times when you start up your system that the trash will have a folder called "Recovered Files" in it, and it may contain a number of oddly named files that might contain garbled data or could be 0KB in size.
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Enerkem breaks ground on facility that plans to convert 100,000 tons of household trash a year into ethanol, diverting landfill and reducing emissions.