Concerns aired over Forest City water supply

    Johor politician warns of water crisis if project does not source for its own supply ISKANDAR PUTERI • A Johor politician told the state assembly yesterday that the Johor government had told the developer of the Forest City project to source for its own water supply. Tengku Putra Haron Aminurrashid Tengku Hamid Jumat, an assemblyman […]

    clever Showerhead goals to shop treasured Water

    French engineer Gabriel Della-Monica with a smart showerhead. photograph credit score: AFP French engineer Gabriel Della-Monica become on the gala client Electronics show with a clevershowerhead created to prevent precious water from going down the drain. Della-Monica had his four daughters in mind — and the hours they spend within the bathe — while he […]

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    WaterO brings reverse osmosis drinking water to the kitchen desk

    A month earlier than Disrupt, Yu Zhou despatched us an email titled, “We want to assist solve the Flint water hassle.” WaterO’s CEO wasn’t claiming to have the catchall approach to the lead trouble plaguing the Michigan metropolis, however his company become in a completely unique role to assist. when you consider that then, the […]

    Isro to Start Monitoring Water Bodies in Tribal Areas

    In a first, Isro’s National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) will monitor and map the water bodies in tribal belts in the country to help tackle irrigation crisis faced by tribal farmers, a union minister said on Thursday. The initiative has been taken up jointly by the tribal affairs ministry and of the NRSC of the […]

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    Women’s rights undercut by water crisis in Bangladesh

    Image credit: Indranil Mukherjee/AFP / Women are on the frontlines of climate change, both as those affected by it, and as the first responders to the crisis. This holds across the region, as women in Pakistan, India, Nepal and Bangladesh struggle to deal with the crisis of water. Bangladesh is the country most vulnerable to the […]

    Greening the clothing industry isn’t just about cotton and water.

    For a quick explainer on how to buy better, watch our video; and for a look into life as a “slow fashion” business owner, read our interview with Bree Hylkema, co-founder of Vermeulen & Co. The fashion industry isn’t known for its climate sense. Depending on who you ask, textiles and apparel account for something […]