Today is World Water Day 2017! In 1993, March 22 was designated as World Water Day by the United Nations (U.N.), thus setting aside a day for the world to focus its attention on finding solutions to the world water crisis. Currently, 1.8 billion people around the world do not have access to safe drinking … Continue reading World Water Day 2017: Why Waste Water?
Wow! This time it's not your water, Colorado, it's Oberlin, Ohio's-- as displayed on this cool real-time online dashboard. And hey, it could be your water, if we created dashboards for Colorado's different regions. Although the Colorado Foundation for Water Education hasn't taken on such a project, it's a pretty great tool-- take a look … Continue reading Real-time water use and treatment dashboard
How many times have you heard someone say that water is cheap, priced well below its value? Probably a lot; and probably, like me, you’ve even said it yourself. Now imagine the opposite; imagine what it would be like if water was priced above its value. That’s much harder to envision, isn’t it? For some, … Continue reading The cost of water