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EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan and Water Consumption in Texas

EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan and Water Consumption in Texas

CNA recently released a new report, The Impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan on Electricity Generation and Water Use in Texas, which finds that the Clean Power Plan could reduce water consumption by the power sector by 21 percent by 2029 relative to 201[...]
Los Angeles, City of Water

Los Angeles, City of Water

A New York Times piece describes Los Angeles’ transition from water usurper to water preserver and sustainability champion, highlighted by its receipt of the 2011 U.S. Water Prize. Offering a template for other cities in the water-starved West, Los A[...]
Recycled Water Facility in Australia Offers Lessons for Global Drought Planning

Recycled Water Facility in Australia Offers Lessons for Global Drought Planning

A new project in Australia has given a tacit nod to something known by water leaders around the globe: a reliable supply of water is already flowing through their jurisdictions- in their sewer pipes. The project, which broke ground in October, will c[...]
Choke Point Index

Choke Point Index

Circle of Blue details in a new report the precarious condition of freshwater supplies in certain farming regions. The report focuses on three major American agricultural areas- the Great Lakes in the country’s Midwest, the Ogallala Basin of the Grea[...]

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