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2014-04-11 04:20:05

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xdztl3/water_shortage_to) has announced the addition of the "Water Shortage To Hit Power Sector In India: Is There Is Enough Water To Support India's Power Expansion?" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xdztl3/water_shortage_to ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Why...

2014-04-10 23:04:54

Chanavayita town suffers from a severe earthquake, but drinking water supplied by RWL Water is uninterrupted. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 On April 1, 2014, the town of Chanavayita, a fisherman’s village 50 kilometers from Iquique on the Pacific Chilean coast, suffered a severe 8.2 magnitude earthquake, followed by a tsunami. The population has relied on RWL Water’s seawater desalination plant to provide clean drinking water to the town before, during, and after this...

2014-04-10 08:26:06

LONDON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Kingdom Water Report Q1 2014 Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI View:There a number of key differences between the water sectors of the nations within the UK.Those of Scotland and Northern Ireland are managed by one company, owned by their government. This isbeneficial for the customers as tariffs are kept low, especially in Northern Ireland where water usage iscompletely subsidised...

2014-04-09 12:23:38

DUBLIN, Apr. 09, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p8j334/chile_water ) has announced the addition of the "Chile Water Market Insight" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The Chilean water and wastewater sector is the most mature and developed in Latin America. It is a highly attractive market for foreign companies to companies to participate in - and we show you exactly how...

2014-04-09 12:23:32

DUBLIN, Apr. 09, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f8xz4r/australia_water ) has announced the addition of the "Australia Water Market Insight" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The Australian government has put water at the forefront of the national agenda, and backed this up with multi-billion dollar spending programmes to avert a scarcity crisis, and this is creating huge opportunities...

2014-04-09 10:42:13

Access to improved drinking water and sanitation is highly variable within individual countries in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), according to a study published in this week's PLOS Medicine. Dr Rachel Pullan and colleagues, from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, identified marked geographic inequalities, estimating that coverage of improved drinking water supply varied from as low as 3.2% in some districts of Somalia to as high as 99.0% in urban populations in Namibia, while...

2014-04-07 23:05:06

Get the Information and Meet the Connections Necessary to Take Part of the Opportunities in Water Infrastructure Development in California Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Infocast, the leading business intelligence and networking events producer in water management and water re-use, has announced the Golden State Water Summit, scheduled on June 17-19, 2014 and will take place in Sacramento, CA. 2013 was California’s driest year on record since 1895. With drought as the “new...

2014-03-27 23:25:20

Liquidity, a company that has developed breakthrough water purification products based on membrane nanotechnology, announces the launch of its first generation purifier. The purifier is a revolutionary new tool for a world with declining clean water resources and a growing health crisis. Alameda, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Liquidity Corporation, a company that is developing innovative water purification technologies, has announced that its revolutionary first-generation product is...

2014-03-20 16:22:54

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority will begin accepting applications for the PA Small Water and Sewer Program to support smaller projects to improve public water supply and sanitary sewer systems. "Having up-to-date water and sewer systems and facilities is critical to both economic growth and public safety," Secretary Alan Walker...

2014-03-19 23:27:21

Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Remains Optimistic about Global Water Supply, Recalls Interview with Water Author Steven Solomon. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 To water advocate and researcher Sharon Kleyne, United Nations World Water Day is one of the most important days of the year. The annual March 22 observance, says Kleyne, offers an opportunity to reflect on advances and setbacks in the ongoing global fresh water supply crisis, and to further educate the...


Latest Water supply Reference Libraries

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...

Meltwater
2009-07-06 17:15:30

Meltwater is water that is released from melting snow or ice. This includes meltwater from glacial ice and ice shelves over oceans. Meltwater is often produced during volcanic eruptions, and can cause dangerous lahars (landslides of wet volcanic debris). When meltwater pools on the surface rather than draining or flowing away, it forms pools known as melt ponds. Meltwater will often refreeze as the temperature drops. Meltwater can also collect or melt under the ice's surface. Sub-glacial...

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