Archives for Water
The Salton Sea was once a renowned resort area, due to the unique scenery and supposed therapeutic qualities of the lake’s water. Now it is one of California's biggest environmental challenges.
One geoengineering idea that has caught on in the United Arab Emirates is cloud seeding or, as it's called here, rain enhancement science. The UAE recently doled out $5 million in grants to advance cloud-seeding research.
The Obama administration's 'moonshot for water' initiative is an effort to mitigate the increased stress on groundwater supplies across the United States.
The future of water in California, the United States, and really the world, is in toilet-to-tap, otherwise known as water recycling. Yes, as in all that shower, sink and toilet 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.