Blue-green algae confirmed at Grand Lake

Toxins associated with blue-green algae have been confirmed in Grand Lake, Nova Scotia, but the province’s Environment Department is awaiting further test results for pesticides and other chemical contaminants. These results are expected soon, the department said. In the meantime, people are still advised to avoid drinking Grand Lake water …

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Mocean Energy launches sea trials of the Blue X at EMEC

Mocean Energy has started testing its prototype Blue X wave energy at the European Marine Energy Center (EMEC) in Orkney. The 20m long, 38 ton wave machine has been towed from Kirkwall to EMEC’s ​​Scapa Flow test site over the past few days, where it has been successfully moored and …

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