Water conservation involves the reduction in usage of water as well as the recycling of waste water for various purposes, including cleaning, manufacturing, and agricultural irrigation. A major issue for both consumers and industry alike, water conservation is increasingly important in a world with a rapidly growing population, particularly in urban areas.
MELBOURNE -- The garden of tomorrow will bring balance to the landscape through integrated water management and biomimicry design.
3 | May 2, 2012 4:30am |
Eleanor Sterling talks about why biodiversity is important and why you should care about it.
April 22, 2010 5:00am |
An increase of one cent in jet fuel prices can cost an airline company close to $25 million annually, so smart ones are vigilant about innovative conservation measures.
June 11, 2012 1:05pm |
More than 1,700 rooftop solar panels generate hundreds of kilowatts of electricity at CBS Television City, where the network has produced programming for nearly 60 years. Learn how the LA...
4 | July 20, 2011 3:14pm
Energy efficiency is the biggest green concern for folks from Florida, while residents of Arizona worry more about water conservation.
April 28, 2011 4:47am |
Water Wednesday: PepsiCo's $5 million China connection; 3 water start-ups poised to make a difference
1 | July 6, 2011 10:25am |
How can political perspective dictate child rearing, career choices and other aspects of our lives?
26 | July 26, 2011 8:12am |
Fewer Americans are integrating green behavior such as water conservation, composting, recycling electronics and buying more fuel efficient cars into their daily routines, according to a Harris...
28 | January 10, 2011 6:44am |
Two USDA scientists used two types of sensors to create more accurate maps of the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The advancement impacts agriculture and conservation.
August 18, 2010 7:00am |
Procter and Gamble, the largest consumer packaged goods corporation in the world, has announced a "sustainability vision" for 2020. On tap: renewable energy, recycled materials and water conservation.
September 27, 2010 10:48am |
When faced with rising fuel prices, a farmer in Utah turns to hydro power to water his crops. See how he took diesel out of his irrigation equation.
3 | May 9, 2011 4:11am |
Why the biodiversity crisis is worse than the global economic crisis: There's no bailout for this one
Bob Bloomfield talks about why the biodiversity is our greatest economic crisis and why conserving it is critical to our survival.
1 | April 22, 2010 4:00am |
Cryonics and cloning offer a way to "save" the environment while letting wildlands disappear. Is that a viable strategy for protecting nature, a flawed fantasy, or a Swiftian modest proposal?
9 | December 20, 2011 3:00am |
Students have created a sustainable light bulb using plastic water bottles.
26 | July 29, 2011 7:35am |
The giant beverage company figures it could save close to 26.4 billion gallons of water annually across its global bottling operations.
5 | July 11, 2012 4:12am |
Partnership with the Nature Conservancy underscores the growing need for cooperation between for-profit and non-profit organizations in quest for more sustainable world.
3 | January 24, 2011 1:08pm |
Thanks to ambitions of humans going to Mars one day, technology that turns wastewater into drinking water is improving.
February 14, 2013 7:27am |
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has recommended to his advisory board that the United States build new hydro storage facilities.
16 | October 15, 2010 3:05pm |
Schneider Electric guaranteeing annual savings of $1.8 million from energy efficiency initiatives
April 26, 2010 3:44pm |
Beer brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev says it's on track to achieving aggressive water reduction goals through brewing optimization, management optimization and "water sheriffs."
March 14, 2011 7:26am |