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New Business Model Offers Fresh Approach for Valuing Nature ...

New Business Model Offers Fresh Approach for Valuing Nature ... | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Why are we calculating the actual financial value for a cubic meter of water or the value of a mangrove for flood control? Quite simply, the answer is that voluntary action by well-meaning companies alone is insufficient.
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Singapore: The mixed-use building is designed by Israeli-Canadian architect Moshe Safdie and will be completed in 2015.


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Water saving by California government - Watertown Public Opinion

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Here are some of the actions that California state government is taking to reduce water use by 20 percent.
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World Bank’s Announcement of ‘Thirsty Energy’ Initiative Signals Growing Importance of Energy-Water Nexus

World Bank’s Announcement of ‘Thirsty Energy’ Initiative Signals Growing Importance of Energy-Water Nexus | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Here’s a cool infographic from the Thirsty Energy website to illustrate where we are and where we’re headed. Energy and water, two of our most important global resources, are inextricably linked.
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CNN Heroes Special Presentations Tackle Veteran Housing and Water Security - CNN (blog)

CNN Heroes Special Presentations Tackle Veteran Housing and Water Security - CNN (blog) | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
CNN Heroes Special Presentations Tackle Veteran Housing and Water Security CNN (blog) Millions of people die each year as a result of the absence of clean drinking water and proper sanitation facilities, while the most vulnerable population are...
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Managing Resources a Careful Balancing Act, Says IMF's F&D - International Monetary Fund

Managing Resources a Careful Balancing Act, Says IMF's F&D - International Monetary Fund | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Managing Resources a Careful Balancing Act, Says IMF's F&D
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In “A Drop in the Bucket,” Peter Gleick of the Pacific Institute looks at the economics of the one natural resource we can't live without: water.
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Banks plan valuation of 'natural capital' - Wired.co.uk

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Banks plan valuation of 'natural capital'
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This defined natural capital as "the Earth's natural assets (soil, air, water, flora and fauna), and the ecosystem services resulting from them, which make human life possible".
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The Globalisation of Virtual Water Flows – An Infographic

The Globalisation of Virtual Water Flows – An Infographic | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
A great infographic from the people at Analytical Technology talking about virtual water trade and showing the activities of the top 5 virtual water importers and exporters.... (RT @WaterFootprintN: #Globalization of Water.
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Four Approaches that help demonstrate the value of water and ...

Four Approaches that help demonstrate the value of water and ... | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Four Approaches that help demonstrate the value of water and wetlands. 5 April 2013. Historically there has been a lack of understanding about the multiple values of water and wetlands. The values of these ecosystems have seldom been ...
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Western Resource Advocates video: The Water/Energy Nexus ...

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This entry was posted on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 at 11:53 am and is filed under Climate Change, Colorado Water, Energy Policy. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback ...
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Water Facts: Economics

Water Facts: Economics | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
RT @ReginaBuono: People in slums pay 5-10 x more per L of water than wealthy people in same city MT @Water: Economics of #water crisis http://t.co/BReUAXkf9A
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Saudi Gazette - Water-energy nexus to exacerbate MENA region’s water scarcity: F&S

Saudi Gazette - Water-energy nexus to exacerbate MENA region’s water scarcity: F&S | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
The tone of truth and moderation (#Water-energy nexus to exacerbate #MENA region’s #water #scarcity http://t.co/ARPQtyaBic)
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Is Desalination the Solution to Water Security? The Promise and Perils of a Technological Fix to the Water Crisis in Baja California and Sur, Mexico | wrrc.arizona.edu

Is Desalination the Solution to Water Security? The Promise and Perils of a Technological Fix to the Water Crisis in Baja California and Sur, Mexico | wrrc.arizona.edu | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Is Desalination the Solution to #Water Security? http://t.co/x1Vfd1gEtH
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Valuing Ecosystem Services | Stratus Consulting

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Cooling Water Intakes [316(b) study]: Erik Helm of EPA presented a study that estimated the value of a reduction in fish losses at cooling water intake structures.
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UF/IFAS PIE Center survey: Floridians value water, but not 'all in' on ... - University of Florida

UF/IFAS PIE Center survey: Floridians value water, but not 'all in' on ...
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The PIE Center water survey marked the start of the second year of its public-opinion surveys.
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Holy cow! That burger just cost 660 gallons of water to make ...

Holy cow! That burger just cost 660 gallons of water to make ... | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
If you assigned a currency to water, say a water dollar, then the value of those dollars would vary greatly depending on how wealthy your respective region is in water. "Wasting" 100 gallons in Miami is not nearly as heinous a ...
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Water cooperation for a secure world - Al-Monitor

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Water cooperation for a secure world
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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has repeatedly emphasized the need to explore the linkage between water, peace and security.
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Energy, water and cyber security top goals - Peninsula On-line

Energy, water and cyber security top goals - Peninsula On-line | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
Gulf Times Energy, water and cyber security top goals Peninsula On-line DOHA: H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, yesterday said the country was facing three priority challenges — energy security, water security and cyber...
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The global water crisis – why water politics matter for business security - The Guardian

The global water crisis – why water politics matter for business security - The Guardian | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
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The global water crisis – why water politics matter for business security
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As populations grow, and countries and societies modernise, the demand for water to produce food, energy and goods increases.
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Infographic: Feeding the World in 2050 - Blogs - IIEA - The Institute of International and European Affairs

Infographic: Feeding the World in 2050 - Blogs - IIEA - The Institute of International and European Affairs | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
RT @Gasteluj: Pretty cool Infographic: Feeding the World in 2050 @IIEA - http://t.co/U4GzrfrLxZ exploring nexus between #water #food & #energy
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Energy Facts: How Much Water Does Fracking for Shale Gas ...

Energy Facts: How Much Water Does Fracking for Shale Gas ... | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
The recent shale gas transformation of the U.S. natural gas industry has also focused attention on the water-energy nexus, although the water consumption for the production of shale gas appears to be lower (0.6 to 1.8 ...
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WBCSD - World Business Council for Sustainable Development

WBCSD - World Business Council for Sustainable Development | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
The WBCSD is a CEO-led organization of forward-thinking companies that galvanizes the global business community to create a sustainable future for business, society and the environment.
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Connecting the Dots 2012: The Water, Food, Energy, and Climate Nexus

TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy - Connecting the Dots 2012 (Next up at Stanford's #ConnectingTheDots 2013: Prof.
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Invitation - UNAA Corporate Water Valuation Seminar - 29 April, Melbourne

Invitation - UNAA Corporate Water Valuation Seminar - 29 April, Melbourne | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
RT @unaavic: Join @unaavic @robgell for national Corporate #Water #Valuation Seminar, 29 April, Melb http://t.co/OImsmJoDXi #Ecosystem #Sustainability
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BruceBoyes.info » Blog Archive » Seminar – Corporate Water Valuation: Accounting for Risks and Impacts, Valuing Ecosystem Services, Melbourne, 29 April 2013

Seminar, Valuing Ecosystem Services, Melbourne, 29 April 2013.
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Water Security: Finding Solutions for a World at Risk – State of the ...

Water Security: Finding Solutions for a World at Risk – State of the ... | The Value of Water | Scoop.it
This is a mess, and it is a mess that we have not attended to yet,” Earth Institute Director Jeffrey Sachs said at a conference on water security held today at Columbia University. “Humanity is the driver, but we don't have our ...
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