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Do you know a plumbing manufacturer? I have an Onsite energy storage device for homes and buildings that recovers and reuses discarded heat from all sources at any temperature Pre-heats cold water 24/7 for water heaters. Reduces energy, cost, time, peak power, smog, climate change. www. inventure.ca

Energy Storage for Everyone Saves Money, Energy, and the Environment It takes heat energy to turn cold water into the hot water everyone uses, every day, in every building, everywhere, all life long. That heat is then discarded taking more than 350 billion kWh of heat energy per year (DOE) into...

Flood overview USA 2018; we can’t ignore the climate change

[caption id="attachment_16432" align="alignleft" width="300"] Flood Washington USA 2018[/caption] There was some historic rainfall and flooding through the United States in 2018. At a glance, historic events (1,000-year rainfall events), have occurred at least five times this year across the...

IHA Workshop HydroPower: digitalisation, climate change and sustainability

[caption id="attachment_10711" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Rance Tidal Power Station Saint Malo[/caption] IHA invites you for an executive workshop on improving decision-making for hydropower, September 19 in Paris, France. The hydropower workshop will see senior executives and experts...

Wateropvang en waterhergebruik

[caption id="attachment_16145" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mooi voorbeeld van het opvangen van hemelwater op een groen dak dat hergebruikt wordt voor toilet, wassen en sproeien[/caption] Wateropvang wordt belangrijker naarmate het klimaat meer verandert. Het is nu half juli 2018 en er is de...

New storm water catchment concepts

[caption id="attachment_16127" align="alignleft" width="350"] Construction of the Rainshell concept and its filter bed of shells and minerals to retain and simultaneously clean the runoff water.[/caption] Last week, VP Delta opened a living lab facility for new storm water catchment concepts for...

Water management results from around the world

Robert Brears, Author of Urban Water Security (Wiley) presented a selection of results on best practices in water management from around the world. We share the best practices Robert collected. Smart water meters are key to intelligent decision-making With rapid urbanization and climate change...

Young Water Leaders Berlin Event

[caption id="attachment_14767" align="alignleft" width="350"] Cape Town, South Africa's 2nd largest city is dangerously near complete drought. Meaning not a drop of fresh water. This caught my attention immediately.[/caption] Interested in the Young Water Leaders Berlin Event on November 7, 2018,...

2017 Global Week Green Business and ClimateMovement

[caption id="attachment_14075" align="alignleft" width="350"] 2017 Global Week Green Business and ClimateMovementClimateMovement[/caption] Ecopreneurs for the Climate in Reading is organizing a Climate Innovation Lab and ClimateMovement to promote green entrepreneurs, strengthen local green...

UN Climate Center GCECA located in the Netherlands

[caption id="attachment_13979" align="alignleft" width="350"] Climate Adaption best practices[/caption] The United Nations Global Center of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA), which is opening in the Netherlands, will be based in Rotterdam and Groningen. The international knowledge...

ALL ABOUT WATER

CLIMATE CHANGE & WATER Because methods for purification of water are just as different as recipes for favorite dishes, We have many fresh water solutions. Take a look. BetterWorldSolutions collected products, trending concepts and more. For You! To build the cooler, healthier and cheaper...

4 STEPS FOR MANAGING CLIMATE RISKS

[caption id="attachment_8128" align="alignleft" width="300"] Think of this: Bangkok is sinking rapidly by the increasing flood of seawater invading the city.[/caption] Floods are an increasing issue for the world. But industries, businesses and public organisations like hospitals, still don't...

WATER RISKS – RESEARCH

Climate Change & Water Risks Reports and Research   This report: 'Encroaching Tides (2014)', written by he Union of Concerned Scientists, scientist show that Tidal flooding, driven by sea level rise, will dramatically increase in U.S. East and Gulf Coast communities over the next 30...

Solve Climate Change USA

[caption id="attachment_13637" align="alignleft" width="350"] Let's Solve Climate Change in the USA[/caption] Companies versus Climate Change: Europe. Let's solve the Climate Change in the USA. A Powerhouse Agenda at the Right Moment. In 2017 the business community finds itself at a historic...

Companies Vs Climate Change

[caption id="attachment_13631" align="alignleft" width="350"] Why attending the Companies vs Climate Change Conference may be the best (professional) thing you do in 2017.[/caption] Companies versus Climate Change: Europe. A Powerhouse Agenda at the Right Moment. In 2017 the business...

Climate Proof Cities

[caption id="attachment_13241" align="alignleft" width="350"] A quarter of the planet will experience severe water shortages one month per year by 2030.[/caption] Cities ​are ​highly ​vulnerable to ​climatic risks. ​Think of heatwaves, water scarcity and extreme rainfall. What can cities do...

WATER TECHNOLOGIES, MODELS AND MORE

CLIMATE CHANGE & WATER all climate related water postsLast winter, more than 15,000 homes and businesses in 8 council areas in the USA were flooded. Let's have a look at flood solutions.Because methods for purification of water are just as different as recipes for favorite dishes, We have...

New Global Centre on Climate Adaptation

[caption id="attachment_12373" align="alignleft" width="300"] Between the years 1986 and 2006, Toronto experienced not one but eight storms of the magnitude that had been predicted to occur no more than once in a quarter-century. The Finch Avenue Washout was the capper, a one-in-100-years storm for...

Climate Change Quiz

[caption id="attachment_12293" align="alignleft" width="350"] Please mail us your score.[/caption] Quiz Do you understand global warming? This quiz from the Guardian is a real challenge. What do you know about climate change?  According to a new analysis, which country has the most ambitious...

Water Scarcity: 3 strategies for cities

[caption id="attachment_12264" align="alignleft" width="350"] Pakistan is already vulnerable because of the different ethnic groups and religions. Also the country is one of world's 36 most water-stressed countries and the situation gets worse. A civil war is not inconceivable[/caption] Scarcity...

Ford recycled over 65% wastewater

In 2000, Ford launched it's Global Water Conservation Initiative. Global manufacturing facilities were ordered to decrease their water use. The multinational succeeded. Since 2000, Ford saved more than 10.5 billion gallons of water – a 62.4% reduction. Per vehicle, water use has decreased...

Future urban water security

[caption id="attachment_3582" align="alignleft" width="300"] The next few decades will be the most rapid period of urban growth in human history, with 2.6 billion additional urban dwellers expected by 2050 (UNPD, 2011). All pleople will need water, but surprisingly little is known globally about...

Aquaflow WT Kolk stows more water at low cost

Heavy rainfall? Street flooding that occurred during Hurricanes could become more common in the decades ahead. This Aquaflow solution helps cities keeping the streets dry. In the first statewide climate change outlook for New York, scientists say that the state may suffer disproportionate...

Reduce risks storming water

[caption id="attachment_8196" align="alignleft" width="300"] The US President has declared a federal disaster for the storms and floods that struck 8 counties of Iowa during late August 2016.[/caption] Storming Water costs lives and a lot of money. Last winter, more than 15,000 homes and...

Climate greatest risk to world’s economy

[caption id="attachment_10304" align="alignleft" width="300"] geopolitical instability is exposing businesses to cancelled projects, revoked licenses, interrupted production, damaged assets and restricted movement of funds across borders.[/caption] Failure of tackling climate change is the...

SF needs to speed up to climate change

[caption id="attachment_11456" align="alignleft" width="300"] SF doesn't know which neighborhoods will be worst hit after a given storm, but they do know sea levels are rising, and that with climate change, those hurricanes off Mexico's Pacific Coast could come north some day. They don't know when...