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2013-07-19 14:36:59

According to study, inaction will lead to 'major setback' in economic development and food security for the poorest people in Ghana, Burkina Faso and other countries in West Africa A new study released today finds that so much water may be lost in the Volta River Basin due to climate change that planned hydroelectric projects to boost energy and food production may only tread water in keeping up with actual demand. Some 24 million people in Ghana, Burkina Faso and four other neighboring...

2013-07-04 08:20:42

OXFORD, England, July 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Water Resources and Economics published first issue which is now freely available online on ScienceDirect Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ] is pleased to announce that the launch of the new journal Water Resources and Economics [http://www.journals.elsevier.com/water-resources-and-economics ] published in association with the International Water Association (IWA) [http://www.iwahq.org/1nb/home.html ] and the European...

2013-06-20 23:04:32

Water Select® introduces new water conservation products to help save water where it is wasted the most — in the shower. Reducing water consumption and the energy associated with the use of potable water is the key objective of Water Select®. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Water Select® introduces new water conservation products to help save water where it is wasted the most — in the shower. Reducing water consumption and the energy associated with the use of...

2013-06-12 23:00:46

More and more people are awakening to the fact that water resources may appear plentiful, but in reality are limited in availability to populated areas. Fresh Water is a precious commodity and continued supply requires conservation and management. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Water Select® is Conservation With Immediate Effect says Jeanene Tips Wilson, the owner of Water Select®. Water Select® is an in-line valve for the shower that addresses conservation of water used...

2013-05-29 12:22:34

CHICAGO, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Resources Institute (WRI), a global non-profit organization that focuses on the environment and economic development, and Ceres, a non-profit group that mobilizes business and investor leadership on sustainability challenges, have become the newest members of the Growing Blue network. Growing Blue is a data-driven, online resource designed to help local communities and businesses gain a better understanding of water resource...

2013-05-24 23:13:53

[370 Pages Report] Micro Irrigation System Market report categorizes the global market on the basis of types, applications, geography, crop type trends; forecasting revenue and analyzing trends. (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 According to the new market research report “Micro Irrigation System Market Trends and Global Forecasts (2011 - 2016)” published by MarketsandMarkets, global micro irrigation system market expected to reached over $1,290 million by the end of year 2010 and is...

2013-05-24 23:03:39

Christopher Gasson explains the thinking behind the forecasts in GWI´s new Global Water Market report. (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 The International Monetary Fund believes that the global economy will grow by 3.3% in 2013, compared to 3.2% in 2012, according to BBC news. Meanwhile, according to the newly published Global Water Market 2014 report, capital expenditure on water infrastructure will grow by 4.9% in 2013, up from 3.7% in 2012. Global Water Intelligence explains why they believe...

Experts Convene On Uncertainties Of Global Water Resources
2013-05-20 13:27:19

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online This week, in Bonn, Germany — world experts are convening on the dangers posed to Earth´s most vital resource: water. "The list of human activities and their impact on the water systems of Planet Earth is long and important," said Anik Bhaduri, Executive Officer of the Global Water System Project (GWSP). "We have altered the Earth's climatology and chemistry, its snow cover, permafrost, sea and glacial ice extent and ocean...

2013-05-15 12:36:26

DENVER, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Rivers Water & Farming Company (OTCQB: TURV) (www.2riverswater.com) announced today that it has been granted a loan from the Colorado Water Conservation Board for the first phase of its 25,000 acre-foot Arkansas Storage Facility. The loan will be for $9,999,000 and has an annual interest rate of 1.25% with a 10-year amortization. The first phase, which is identified as Project 1, will be a 4,110 acre-feet storage reservoir and is expected to cost...

2013-05-02 20:20:35

Business magazine selects Robles as one of the top leaders in Environmental Regulation LAKEWOOD, Calif., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The latest edition of Poder 360° released its list of the Top 100 Latino Environmental Leaders and selected Albert Robles, Board President of the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD). Robles, who is serving in his second consecutive term as Board President, was chosen for his outstanding leadership on environmental...


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Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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