Industry's global demand for water is set to grow exponentially by 400 per cent from 2000 to 2050, which spells trouble for an already water-stressed world. Veolia Water Technologies has developed a set of tools which help companies manage this demand.
Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. They contribute to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.
Managing one of the world’s longest rivers is a gargantuan task that involves a visionary approach and countless man hours from thousands of engineers. The Yellow River Conservancy Commission has overcome mammoth challenges to successfully manage the river’s flood and droughts but their work continues.
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Ocean ecosystems account for a major part of many East Asian economies. In a region so dependent on its seas, can economic growth in coastal and marine areas be sustainable? The emerging concept of the Blue Economy shows that yes, it can.
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One of the newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals is to conserve and sustainable use oceans and marine resources. World leaders should act quickly to prohibit subsidies that catalyse overfishing, say experts from the Global Ocean Commission.
Much attention has been paid to the geopolitical impact of China's activities in the South China Sea. But the environmental impact of this development also bordres on the catastropic, say researchers James Borton and Nguyen Chu Hoi.
With the world's population expected to reach over eight billion by 2030 and an increasingly prosperous middle class, Conservation International (CI) understands that one of the greatest global challenges is ...