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...
[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...
[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...
[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]
opvang wordt belangrijker naarmate het klimaat meer verandert. Het is nu half juli 2018 en er is de...
[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
Last week, VP Delta opened a living lab facility for new storm water
catchment concepts for...
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.
meters are key to intelligent decision-making
With rapid urbanization and climate
[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,...
[caption id="attachment_14075" align="alignleft" width="350"] 2017 Global Week Green Business and Climate
Ecopreneurs for the Climate
in Reading is organizing a Climate
Innovation Lab and Climate
Movement to promote green entrepreneurs, strengthen local green...
[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...
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...
[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...
Change & Water
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...
[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...
[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...
[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...
CHANGE & 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...
[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...
[caption id="attachment_12293" align="alignleft" width="350"] Please mail us your score.[/caption]
Do you understand global warming? This quiz from the Guardian is a real challenge. What do you know about climate
According to a new analysis, which country has the most ambitious...
[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]
In 2000, Ford launched it's Global Water
Conservation Initiative. Global manufacturing facilities were ordered to decrease their water
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...
[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...
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...
[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]
costs lives and a lot of money. Last winter, more than 15,000 homes and...
[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...
[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...