Article: Clean energy gets dirty: Turning sewage into heat

This article from CNN highlights an invention by Lynn Mueller which captures heat from sewage (sewage heat reclamation):

CNN: Clean energy gets dirty: Turning sewage into heat
by Jackie Wattles, CNN Money, May 24, 2016

Based in Vancouver, Lynn and International Water Systems now have a backlog of projects from around the world for the “Sharc” technology.  The system uses energy to power a heat pump, however, every $1 used to power the Sharq heat pump system produces $4.50 worth of energy.

And no, Lynn Mueller — the inventor of the sewage-to-heat technology — is not related to Martin or I. 🙂

Article: Fitness Trackers Move to Earphones, Socks and Basketballs

This article from the New York Times highlights several new fitness technologies that are on the market and could be interesting for runners:

NY Times: Fitness Trackers Move to Earphones , Socks, and Basketballs
by Gregory Schmidt, New York Times, May 11, 2016

The technologies listed and reviewed: