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First-Ever Long-Term Water Conservation Rebate Study Released

A much needed study on water rebates and their effectiveness.

A first ever long-term rebate study, based on the ten-year history of rebate programs in the City of Santa Fe, New Mexico, analyzes the costs and benefits of rebates and their effectiveness in reducing water consumption is now available – … 325 more words

Water Scarcity

In California, Spigots Start Draining Pockets

Water budgeting to help conserve water. Read more in this article from The New York Times-

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — The municipal water utility in this city, home to wide beaches, sun-kissed weekend getaways and evocative alternative scholarship, just got tough. 888 more words

Water Scarcity

Price of Water 2014: Up 6 Percent in 30 Major U.S. Cities; 33 Percent Rise Since 2010

Here’s an articl, in Circle Of Blue, on how water’s price has gone up considerably in recent time due to shortage.

Water scarcity and successful conservation programs force utilities to adapt their business plans. 1,439 more words

Water Scarcity

The Problem with Water Markets

The historic drought in California has brought much welcome attention to the problems of water allocation in the American West. I can’t even count the number of articles explaining the “wasteful” water use by California’s almond and alfalfa farmers, or the ones laying out a better way forward. 733 more words

Value Of Water

Irish Water is in the news again

Irish Water has been in today’s news again after being in and out of the headlines these past few months probably a lot more than it would have liked. 632 more words