User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Independent
Category: Resource Management :: Conservation
Last updated: May 02 2019 02:10 IST RSS 2.0
 
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What a Denver suburb can teach the West about water 1.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Westminster, Colorado, is a model for integrating water data into planning.
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Will Congress leave the Colorado River high and dry? 4.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
After months of negotiations, seven basin states wait for Congressional approval.
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3 eye-opening water maps for business 22.3.2019 GreenBiz.com
These powerful tools measure water footprints, help estimate business risks and can aid with disclosure efforts and life-cycle analysis. But they're friendly enough for curious amateurs, too.
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IBM chemists have found a faster way to recycle plastics, even stuff coated with residue 27.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The technology was born at the company’s research center in California.
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One family makes sense of losing its Colorado River water 21.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Pinal County farmers suffer more drastic cuts than cities in Arizona’s tenuous drought plan.
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Reuse makes a comeback 18.2.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The three Rs were just the beginning.
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Drought, what drought? The Colorado River Basin dance 13.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Considering the painful economic impact of anticipated water shortages, the private sector should be far more involved in the plan forward.
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Extending product life to build a circular economy 8.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
And 9 companies and organizations leading the way in the product life extension space.
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Durability and reusability are at the heart of circular packaging 30.1.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
TerraCycle founder and CEO Tom Szaky on why moving away from disposability is the key to reducing waste.
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One tribal nation could decide the fate of Arizona’s drought plan 29.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The Gila River Indian Community could pull out of the plan in light of a new bill threatening to undermine their water rights.
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Loop’s launch brings reusable packaging to the world’s biggest brands 24.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Why a quirky startup has attracted P&G, Unilever, Coke, Pepsi, Nestle, Mars, Clorox, Danone and 20 other brands to a platform for disruptive packaging.
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Just (re-)add water: How circular systems can enhance urban water cycles 4.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Drought, climate change and overdraft are endangering aquifers — here's why water reuse is critical to communities and economies.
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Lessons from Orange County, California's water strategy 2.1.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
And why water is the greatest challenge in resiliency planning.
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Farmers know climate change is real — can they fight it? 21.12.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
While dismal farm economics — and shrinking conservation funds — make it hard to find the funds, a growing number of farmers are ready to make critical changes.
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How best to share the disappearing Colorado River 20.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Seven Western states must rewrite the rules of the river and cut water use — before they bleed the critical artery dry.
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World hunger rose for three years running, and climate change is a cause 21.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
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The risk of 'cascading' natural disasters is on the rise 25.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
As climate models predict danger to the nation's infrastructure, we need better public education to reduce and address these threats.
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B.C.'s thirsty LNG industry is a threat to water supplies 4.10.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Emma Lui On Monday, a consortium of big energy players made a final investment decision that approved LNG Canada, a $40-billion fracked gas project, paving the way for more fracking in B.C. This decision was made on the heels of water restrictions for fracking companies in the northeastern corner of the province due to drought. CBC reports , "The LNG Canada project will see a pipeline carrying natural gas from Dawson Creek in northeastern B.C. to a new processing plant on the coast in Kitimat. There, the gas would be liquefied for overseas export." The five primary investors include Royal Dutch Shell, Mitsubishi Corp., Malaysian-owned Petronas, PetroChina Co., and Korean Gas Corp.  LNG project approved despite droughts, wildfires and need to curb climate change Monday night's decision gives the green light to a very thirsty industry that will abuse even more water at a time when water supplies are unpredictable.  As more than 500 forest fires burned across B.C. this summer, drought warnings were also ...
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In a drier world, hit 'save' for water 4.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: We need water to manage the digital transformation. But Ecolab knows that to manage our water, we’ll also need digital technology.
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Coming full circle? The state of circular economies around the globe 7.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
We measured the major world powers' progress towards the nonlinear economic model, so you don't have to.
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