User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Independent
Category: Resource Management :: Conservation
Last updated: Jun 07 2018 14:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hell and polluted water: what holistic water management can do 7.6.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
How the 'One Water' movement is successfully leveraging new practices to improve the health, and wealth, of cities and businesses.
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Damming evidence: Communities turn to reusing wastewater as scarcity threatens 23.5.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The move marks a paradigm shift in water storage and conservation methods.
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The Colorado River Basin: Where the reality of water stress collides with public policy 4.5.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The existing shortage isn't a short-term drought, it's the new long-term normal.
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It's time to get smarter about sourcing our food 27.4.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Grocers are on the frontlines of climate change as threat multipliers threaten supply chains.
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Can plants tell us when the next drought will happen? JPLa s a space botanista may have the answer 21.4.2018 Science / Technology News

NASA's ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station arrives at Kennedy Space Center, in Florida, in preparation for launch to the space station this summer. In a few months, scientists, farmers and water managers will get answers to such questions as: Will a drought occur and if so, where? Which plants die first? Which species are adept at absorbing carbon dioxide, a gas that is overheating our planet? The nickname refers to a robotic instrument developed by a team of scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory that will measure the temperature of plants from space.

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UTC adopts circular mindset to put brakes on water usage 2.4.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Slowly, but surely, purple pipes are becoming more common in commercial and industrial settings.
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U.S. Superfund sites offer lessons for the future 30.3.2018 GreenBiz.com
Superfund sites are being repurposed as recreational areas, renewable energy facilities and more.
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In the Midst of Worldwide Water Scarcity, an Artist Reminds Us, "We Are Water" 19.3.2018 Truthout - All Articles
Installing "Desert Fountain" at the Albuquerque Museum. (Photo: Basia Irland) As anthropogenic climate disruption and human development progress, rivers are drying up and water scarcity has become the new norm. This climate dispatch features author, poet, sculptor and installation artist Basia Irland, whose work and activism eloquently weave in the critical threads of conservation and education, along with her reverence for water and its role in life and on Earth. Installing "Desert Fountain" at the Albuquerque Museum. (Photo: Basia Irland)As a journalist and author covering anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD), when I write about what is happening in the liquid realms of the biosphere, my focus tends to be on how rapidly certain parts of the cryosphere are melting. Additionally, sea level rise, thermal expansion of the oceans, floods and droughts are what tend to make it into my  Climate Disruption Dispatches  and my book. Hence, I, like most of us, tend to overlook the most blatantly obvious place ...
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Mapping water management with help from companies 8.3.2018 GreenBiz.com
Sharing data has shared benefits.
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What could have prevented the Cape Town water crisis 28.2.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
It's better than your usual cost-benefit analysis, and other water-stressed parts of the world should pay attention before they also near Day Zero.
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MP assembly budget session likely to be stormy 26.2.2018 Central Chronicle » Madhya Pradesh
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal The month-long budget session of the Madhya Pradesh assembly will commence here... more »
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Chambal basin of Malwa region will be green: CM Chouhan 24.2.2018 Central Chronicle » Madhya Pradesh
Approval to construction works worth more than Rs 2,200 crore  Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Now the... more »
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7 companies advancing the circular economy by selling products as a service 15.2.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The experiments involve everything from replacement tires to temporary apartments.
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Climate change forced me to leave the place that I love 22.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
After finding their dream town, a family fled drought and fire.
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Hope in an unstable climate 22.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Drought and fire drives a family from their dream town.
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Water-fat mountains; Pence visits Aspen; Oregonians gas up 22.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Mishaps and mayhem from around the region.
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Inside Coke and McDonald's new war on waste 22.1.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Amid growing global concern about the impacts of plastic and other waste, the two global icons have a big appetite for change.
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‘Atmospheric rivers’ aid the West — and imperil it 11.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Improved storm forecasts could help reservoir managers store more water while avoiding floods.
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Salesforce dives headfirst into water recycling with new HQ 11.1.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Meet the largest commercial "blackwater" system in the United States.
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Climate Change 2017: What Happened and What It Means 30.12.2017 Truthout.com
The Thomas Fire, viewed from Via Real, just east of Lambert Road and the Bella Vista Polo Club, in Summerland, California, on December 11, 2017. (Photo: Doc Searls ) Before Trump, the best-case scenario of emissions reductions allowed for significantly more than 2 degrees Celsius of warming. With dangerously extreme weather happening more and more frequently, and with abrupt changes plausibly already begun, now is not the time to be backpedaling climate policy. The Thomas Fire, viewed from Via Real, just east of Lambert Road and the Bella Vista Polo Club, in Summerland, California, on December 11, 2017. (Photo: Doc Searls ) This story could not have been published without the support of readers like you. Click here to make a tax-deductible donation to Truthout and fund more stories like it! How many more billions of dollars in damages will it take? How many more lives? It's obvious; all the climate extremes we have been experiencing lately are indeed caused by climate change. Our climate is already far ...
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