algae http://kplu.org en Lake managers get new tool to combat algae http://kplu.org/post/lake-managers-get-new-tool-combat-algae <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.555556297302246px; line-height: 21.99652862548828px;">Nothing spoils a summer swim in your favorite lake like an algae bloom. These become more common as the weather warms up. &nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.555556297302246px; line-height: 21.99652862548828px;">A lake in Federal Way is serving as a proving ground for a possible new tool to combat toxic blooms.</span></p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:21:57 +0000 Tom Banse 8568 at http://kplu.org Lake managers get new tool to combat algae Let's turn carbon emissions into something useful http://kplu.org/post/lets-turn-carbon-emissions-something-useful <p>The average coal-fired power plant spews out more than a million tons of CO2 into the atmosphere every year.</p><p>Wouldn&#39;t it be great if that greenhouse gas could be put to good use?</p><p>On this month&#39;s edition of <em>The Digital Future</em>, <a href="http://stratnews.com/">Strategic News Service</a> Publisher Mark Anderson tells KPLU&#39;s Dave Meyer that all that carbon could be used to make fuel, chemicals and other products.</p><p> Tue, 29 May 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Dave Meyer & Mark Anderson 5095 at http://kplu.org Let's turn carbon emissions into something useful