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February 27 2017

03:09

Urbanisation can be good for the environment - eco-business.com


eco-business.com

Urbanisation can be good for the environment
eco-business.com
In fact, it's paramount that they do it if they want to keep up with urbanisation trends and ensure that the world holds warming to no more than 2⁰C. The good news is that many Asian cities are actively evolving and innovating in using smart ...

February 26 2017

07:15

Editorial: The unknown of private wells - Ocala


Editorial: The unknown of private wells
Ocala
So when the St. Johns River Water Management District issued its annual water use report earlier this month, they trumpeted the accuracy and depth of their findings “to ensure a sustainable water supply for future generations.” Across the 18-county ...

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05:01

Florida ruling could have implications in Georgia-Tennessee border dispute - Chattanooga Times Free Press


Chattanooga Times Free Press

Florida ruling could have implications in Georgia-Tennessee border dispute
Chattanooga Times Free Press
A key judicial recommendation seen as a victory for Georgia in its water war with Florida could have implications for a longstanding border dispute between Tennessee and Georgia — one centered on Georgia's desire to pump water to Atlanta from ...

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February 25 2017

21:03

Ensuring water supply never ends - The Straits Times


Ensuring water supply never ends
The Straits Times
However, today's clean water that all have on tap cannot be viewed simply as another item of consumption. Instead ... The latter is about valuing water sustainability as a common goal for the benefit of not just today's consumers but also future ...

19:34

Pope warns of third world war caused by water scarcity - Press TV


Press TV

Pope warns of third world war caused by water scarcity
Press TV
“The right to water is essential for the survival of persons and decisive for the future of humanity,” Pope Francis said during a meeting with international experts participating in a 'Dialogue on Water' at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on Friday ...
'Great world war for water' may be looming, Pope Francis says RT

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17:04

Boulder hopes to reduce emissions with city energy conservation code - Boulder Daily Camera


Boulder hopes to reduce emissions with city energy conservation code
Boulder Daily Camera
... vehicle charging infrastructure and be "solar ready" — that is, wired for the possible installation of future photovoltaic systems. Also under the new code, all new homes larger than 5,000 square feet will be required to have a net energy ...

14:09

DWR: East Porterville Water Supply Project going smoothly - Porterville Recorder


Porterville Recorder

DWR: East Porterville Water Supply Project going smoothly
Porterville Recorder
“Signing up for this project would provide you with safe water from the City of Porterville,” he said, adding that water from residents' wells may harm them in the future. “Well abandonment is to ensure that the new water supply from the City of ...

February 24 2017

23:47

Environmental Entrepreneurs report clean energy economics, criticize Scott Pruitt - The Augusta Chronicle


The Augusta Chronicle

Environmental Entrepreneurs report clean energy economics, criticize Scott Pruitt
The Augusta Chronicle
“It is important to have energy efficient construction to reduce the life cycle costs of the building and reduce energy use, thus leading to reduced non-renewable energy source consumption, providing energy cost savings incentives,” said 2KM Senior ...
Green politics can save us Drexel University The Triangle Online

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16:08

Domestic sector's water price rise should be lower than non-domestic - The Straits Times


Domestic sector's water price rise should be lower than non-domestic
The Straits Times
According to the information published on water consumption by the PUB, the non-domestic sector takes up 55 per cent of total water consumption currently and is projected to increase to 60 per cent by 2030 and 70 per cent by 2060 ("Cost of supplying ...

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13:20

Vietnam LED Market (SMD LEDs, Modules and Fixtures): Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and ... - Business Wire (press release)


Vietnam LED Market (SMD LEDs, Modules and Fixtures): Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and ...
Business Wire (press release)
The Vietnamese government is vigorously endorsing the use of LED lighting through two major projects - Vietnam Energy Efficient Public Lighting Project (VEEPL) and Vietnam National Energy Efficiency Plan (VNEEP) - aiming to reduce energy consumption ...

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10:09

How the San Francisco Bay Area Is Balancing New Development and Water - News Deeply


News Deeply

How the San Francisco Bay Area Is Balancing New Development and Water
News Deeply
How the San Francisco Bay Area Is Balancing New Development and Water. Population growth ... But more people also means more demand for water – and choices we make today will determine how far our water goes in the future. Now regional ...

09:08

Immense energy need pushing Nigerian solar market past its challenges - Solarplaza


Paste Magazine

Immense energy need pushing Nigerian solar market past its challenges
Solarplaza
To fully understand the inherent characteristics of the Nigerian solar market, Solarplaza organized the webinar: Nigeria's Solar Market: Opportunities and Challenges in an Evolving Landscape. This webinar was a preparation for The Solar Future Nigeria, ...
Solar Power in the Age of Trump Paste Magazine
Las Vegas Is 100% Powered By This Type Of Energy — Is Your City? The Alternative Daily (blog)
India as solar power giant Daily Excelsior
Phys.Org -The Economist -Chronicle
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February 23 2017

16:42

FAO Report: Achieving Zero Hunger Requires “Major Overhaul” of Global Food Systems - IISD Reporting Services


FAO Report: Achieving Zero Hunger Requires “Major Overhaul” of Global Food Systems
IISD Reporting Services
The FAO report, titled 'The Future of Food and Agriculture: Trends and Challenges,' analyzes 15 global trends shaping 10 major challenges for the future of sustainable food production and food security. Among other findings, the report concludes that ...

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February 22 2017

21:03

How to use less water to have more? Look to Europe - The Straits Times


The Straits Times

How to use less water to have more? Look to Europe
The Straits Times
Specifics of the price hike have not yet been discussed, but the objectives are clear: to conserve water through lower use, to raise funds for building and maintaining water infrastructure, and to ensure our water needs will be met in the future ...

13:41

Energy Consumption: The Economy is Like a Self-Driving Car - The ... - Energy Collective


Energy Collective

Energy Consumption: The Economy is Like a Self-Driving Car - The ...
Energy Collective
Back in 1776, Adam Smith talked about the “invisible hand” of the economy. Investopedia explains how the invisible hand works as, “In a free market economy, ...

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12:43

China's water footprint: an example for future policymakers | China ... - chinadialogue


chinadialogue

China's water footprint: an example for future policymakers | China ...
chinadialogue
China is battling to address its water crisis, writes Lauren Dickey, winner of the YCW/Lau Institute essay competition.

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04:40

Green dream: Stronger solar power network for Mumbai's Don Bosco schools - Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Green dream: Stronger solar power network for Mumbai's Don Bosco schools
Hindustan Times
Don Bosco Organisation, which runs five schools and one college in Mumbai, plans to move towards a zero energy setup -- reducing the use of coal for electricity and increasing the consumption of solar energy by 60%. Mumbai receives 300 days of sunlight ...

February 21 2017

21:54
17:40

Tainted water creates uncertain future for popular local farm - KRDO


KRDO

Tainted water creates uncertain future for popular local farm
KRDO
Foundation CEO Gary Butterworth said Tuesday that pumpkins will be grown on the farm this year, but production of other crops remain suspended until he's satisfied irrigation water for crops pose no risk to the public. "We want to continue the ...

February 20 2017

22:05

Researcher Will Boat Around The World Without Refueling - TravelPulse


TravelPulse

Researcher Will Boat Around The World Without Refueling
TravelPulse
However, it is saddled with upwards of 101 stops it will make around the world as it touts the prospects of this endeavor and renewable energy. Its launch is planned for this May, and with it the promise of a new day in ... this new energy model, and ...

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