Headed to Saskatoon, the 'Paris of the Prairies', for a joint meeting of the Canadian Water Resources Association, the Canadian Geophysical Union, and the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanograhic Society. Looking forward to it; the CWRA-CGU meeting in Banff last year was quite good. I've added a separate category for this...
Hosting Syrian refugees has put a major strain on Jordan's limited resources including, health, education, and state-subsidized electricity and water.
GreenHunter Resources Receives Letter from NYSE MKT GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GreenHunter Resources, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GRH and GRH.PRC), a diversified water resource, waste management and environmental services company specializing...Show More Summary
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Ian Simm, Chief Executive of Impax Asset Management, tells Anna Simpson why solutions in energy, water, food and waste are particularly attractive to investors. The post Resource Shortages are Rife with Opportunity, Says Asset Manager appeared first on Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit.
The U.S. and China, although at different stages with their respective economic and environmental challenges, are each increasingly vulnerable to resource scarcity, from minerals to water to food to the biodiversity that fuels science, medicine, and innovation.
For the second year running, a spring die-off of hundreds of spawning-age red drum has occurred in Mobile Bay. Alabama Marine Resources Department personnel, who surveyed the situation on the water Thursday, estimate finding nearly 400 floating in the bay with about 100 dead hardhead catfish mixed in. Show More Summary
RICHLAND, Wash. – A new analysis shows that the nation's land and water resources could likely support the growth of enough algae to produce up to 25 billion gallons of algae-based fuel a year in the United States, one-twelfth of the...Show More Summary
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Water and forests are among the most precious natural resources on the planet. Unfortunately, they are consumed at an increasingly fast pace. Learning to reduce our consumption is crucial to the preservation of these vital resources. Here are a few simple tips to help you save on water and paper daily.
The Senate passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) by a wide margin on Wednesday paving the way for upgrades to the inland waterways system important for farmers. The National Corn Growers Association Chairman Garry Niemeyer says those inland waterways, … Continue reading ?
Water Resource Development Act Paves Way for Sabine-Neches Waterway Deepening Project PORT ARTHUR, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. Senate today passed the Water Resource Development Act (WRDA) (S.601), which maintains the flow of commerce by improving the nation's water infrastructure. Show More Summary
Today the Senate passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2013 by a vote of 83 to 14. ThisRead the Rest...
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Heckmann Water Resources and Blueknight Energy Partners, both of which serve the oil and gas industry, have realized cost savings and made their fleets more efficient using PeopleNet’s paperless systems and open technology, the companies say. Heckmann moves, treats and disposes of water generated by the hydrofracturing process. The company’s fleet included more than 1,000 [...]
Water is the most important resource on the planet. This is a timeless truth. Yet, in this century, water faces increasingly acute and unique challenges. According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks 2013, experts rate water supply crisis as one of the world’s greatest risks. In terms of likelihood, water availability (or lack thereof) [...]
By Kapitall: As the global population continues to grow, so does the demand for water. Since water is a finite resource, business that are able to collect, treat, and provide may be promising investments. To create the list below, we...Show More Summary
ByChris Grunewald: Potash (potassium chloride, KCl) is a resource predominantly used as an agricultural, nutrient-rich compound in fertilizers. It is a main source of potassium, which helps plants retain water, stay disease resistant, and grow strong roots. Show More Summary
The State of California Department of Water Resources (DWR) joined the Central MWD Caucus this month to discuss climate change and resources made available towards addressing this stressor in water management planning. From DWR’s report, the group learned that 40 years from now we can expect to see greater intensity of wet and dry weather [...]
Sen. Barbara Boxer's (D-Calif.) Water Resources Development Act, which isn't an especially controversial piece of legislation, has been slowly working its way through the legislative process, and finally reached the Senate floor this week. That's when Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) r …