Archives for Water
As you can see in recent months I have not been posting much, and that has been because I had returned to Abu Dhabi to work on some projects again for Masdar.
Among the many fantastic highlights of travel through Oman is visiting the country’s many wadis. Wadi Tiwi is not to be missed.
Boyan Slat, a 20-year-old Dutch national, believes he has invented a system that can help confront the growing crisis of plastic trash in the oceans.
With the California drought hyper-politicized, there is an opening for food companies to take leadership on this explosive challenge.
As the California drought continues to linger, one industry working to find solutions to the crisis is the denim industry in Los Angeles.
Financial institutions will have to take more steps if they are going to protect their business, and cope with this worldwide ongoing water crisis, in the long term.
The pressure is on in Sacramento, where activists protest that Nestlé is draining local aquifers of as much as 80 million gallons annually.
Yesterday Gov. Jerry Brown issued an executive order that he said is necessary in order to make California drought-resistant after the lowest snowpack on record.
The drought in California continues, so the state is targeting green lawns. But meanwhile, almond farms consume 9 percent of the state's water.
Bank of America and Wells Fargo each announced US$1 million grants to NGOs that fund water innovation projects worldwide.
As any knowledgeable plumber or wastewater manager will tell you, there is no such thing as flushable wipes.
24 breweries in a partnership with Ceres have signed a declaration urging the industry to take greater action on climate change-related risks.