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Microsoft will replenish more water than it consumes by 2030

On Sep 21, 2020
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RT @BradSmi: So far in 2020, we’ve committed to becoming carbon negative, zero waste, and preserving biodiversity. Today, we’re announcing that we’ll be water positive by 2030. You can read more in my blog post: https://t.co/4TNUig1JF9
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Water is essential to life. We depend on it for our survival. The basic need has shaped how human societies have advanced over time. Explorers from pre-Columbian times and the age of antiquity to NASA have lived by the motto “follow the water” as they have sought and continue to seek to ...

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On Sep 21, 2020
@XdesHorts shared
RT @BradSmi: So far in 2020, we’ve committed to becoming carbon negative, zero waste, and preserving biodiversity. Today, we’re announcing that we’ll be water positive by 2030. You can read more in my blog post: https://t.co/4TNUig1JF9
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Microsoft will replenish more water than it consumes by 2030

Microsoft will replenish more water than it consumes by 2030

Water is essential to life. We depend on it for our survival. The basic need has shaped how human societies have advanced over time. Explorers from pre-Columbian times and the age of ...

How to solve water crisis with AI technology ?

How to solve water crisis with AI technology ?

By applying AI models in water resource prediction, management & monitoring, we can solve the water crisis to an extent by stopping…

Danish company seeks long-term role in Myanmar’s water security

Danish company seeks long-term role in Myanmar’s water security

While issues like aquifer depletion, groundwater contamination, overpopulation, extreme flooding and droughts grab headlines in coverage of ...

Every drop counts: how the cloud is helping to conserve the world’s freshwater supply

Every drop counts: how the cloud is helping to conserve the world’s freshwater supply

A recently released World Water Development Report 2019 by the United Nations states that over two billion people live in countries experiencing high water stress, with recent estimates ...

11 Smart Water Technology Startups for Smart Cities

11 Smart Water Technology Startups for Smart Cities

About one in three people on the planet currently lack access to safe drinking water, according to the World Health Organization. You might recall that Cape Town nearly ran out of fresh ...

India’s parched earth: Too late to solve the worst water crisis in its history?

India’s parched earth: Too late to solve the worst water crisis in its history?

Population growth, rapid development, widespread pollution and bureaucratic mismanagement are putting tremendous pressure on the country’s ...

South Africa: Opinion - the Myth of Day Zero - What We Got Wrong With Water

South Africa: Opinion - the Myth of Day Zero - What We Got Wrong With Water

Opinion - Here's to 2020 being a turning point once and for all on water management

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Programme

Utility efficiency and benchmarking (including leakage and water loss) Water & wastewater plant performances & optimization approaches (chemicals, water losses, energy, water quality…) ...

The World Is in a Water Crisis and Climate Change Is Making it Worse

The World Is in a Water Crisis and Climate Change Is Making it Worse

The World Resources Institute (WRI) updated its Global Water Risk Atlas revealing that 17 countries--home of a quarter of the world’s population--will face “extremely high” water stress ...

Water For All by 2030

Water For All by 2030

This is the time for World Water Day, designated by the United Nations as a day to focus on freshwater - the most essential element of life.

Transitions to freshwater sustainability

Transitions to freshwater sustainability

These include mismatches between supply and demand; the continued failure to meet basic human needs for water and sanitation; expanding ecological degradation due to extraction of water ...

Glass Half Full? Innovative Technologies Could Increase Global Water Security

Glass Half Full? Innovative Technologies Could Increase Global Water Security

This article is part of ECSP’s Water Security for a Resilient World series, a partnership with USAID’s Sustainable Water Partnership and Winrock International to share stories about global ...