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20×2020 Water Conservation Plan$0.00
20×2020 Water Conservation PlanDepartment of Water Resources | February 18, 2009...Summary
In February 2008, Governor Schwarzenegger introduced a seven-part comprehensive plan for improving the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. As part of this effort, the Governor...
A Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water Demand$0.00
A Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water DemandPacific Institute | August 31, 2016...Summary
A Community Guide for Evaluating Future Urban Water Demand provides communities, environmental groups, ratepayer advocates, and anyone interested in sustainable water supply planning...
A Review of the SFPUC’s Retail and Wholesale Customer Water Demand Projections$0.00
A Review of the SFPUC’s Retail and Wholesale Customer Water Demand ProjectionsPacific Institute | July 26, 2007...Summary
In an effort to satisfy the future water needs of its wholesale customers, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) commissioned a series...
Achieving a Sustainable California Water Future Through Innovations in Science and Technology$0.00
Achieving a Sustainable California Water Future Through Innovations in Science and TechnologyCalifornia Council on Science and Technology (CCST) | November 4, 2014...Summary
California has a long history of success in leveraging innovations in science, technology, management and implementation strategies to improve its resource management, including...
Agricultural Water Use Efficiency (Resource Management Strategy)$0.00
Agricultural Water Use Efficiency (Resource Management Strategy)Department of Water Resources | July 29, 2016...Summary
The agricultural water use efficiency strategy describes the use and application of scientific processes to control agricultural water delivery and use to achieve...
Assessment of California’s Water Footprint$0.00
Assessment of California’s Water FootprintPacific Institute | December 11, 2012...Summary
The Pacific Institute has released the first comprehensive assessment of California’s water footprint, providing an important perspective on the interconnections between everyday activities...
California Agricultural Production and Irrigated Water Use$0.00
California Agricultural Production and Irrigated Water UseCongressional Research Service | June 30, 2015...Summary
California ranks as the leading agricultural state in the United States in terms of farm-level sales. In 2012, California’s farm-level sales totaled nearly...
California Water Solutions Now$0.00
California Water Solutions NowEnvironmental Water Caucus | January 1, 2011...Summary
California is in the grip of a water crisis of our own making. Like all problems that humans create, we have the potential...
California Water Supply And Demand: Technical Report$0.00
California Water Supply And Demand: Technical ReportStockholm Environment Institute | February 10, 2011...Summary
The California Water Supply and Demand Model (CWSD) examines the ways in which California’s water supply and demand are likely to be affected...
California’s Water – Energy Relationship$0.00
California’s Water – Energy RelationshipCalifornia Energy Commission | November 1, 2005...Summary
This is an urgent time of both challenge and opportunity. The primary finding of this paper is that a major portion of the...
California’s Next Million Acre-Feet: Saving Water, Energy, and Money$0.00
California’s Next Million Acre-Feet: Saving Water, Energy, and MoneyPacific Institute | September 26, 2010...Summary
A new analysis from the Pacific Institute recommends specific actions that can annually save a million acre-feet of water quickly and at a...
CE2 Model: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Urban Water Conservation and Efficiency Measures$0.00
CE2 Model: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Urban Water Conservation and Efficiency MeasuresPacific Institute | April 26, 2012...Summary
Over the past 25 years, water conservation and efficiency improvements have provided real water savings, allowing many agencies to maintain or reduce water...
Considering Water Use Efficiency for the Environmental Sector$0.00
Considering Water Use Efficiency for the Environmental SectorDepartment of Water Resources | April 29, 2010...Summary
The goal of this report is to provide a starting point from which the water planning community can move toward improving the allocation...
Economic Efficiency of Water Use and Allocation in California: A Scoping-Level Analysis$0.00
Economic Efficiency of Water Use and Allocation in California: A Scoping-Level AnalysisDelta Vision | July 1, 2008...Summary
This report identifies key issues related to the economic efficiency of water development, allocation and use in California and discusses general policy changes...
Economic Productivity of California Water$0.00
Economic Productivity of California WaterPacific Institute | October 22, 2004...Summary
This short summary presents information on total employment, total revenues/income, and total water use in California for various industrial and commercial sectors, using...
Hidden Oasis: Water Conservation and Efficiency in Las Vegas$0.00
Hidden Oasis: Water Conservation and Efficiency in Las VegasPacific Institute | November 20, 2007...Summary
Two of the West’s preeminent water organizations report Las Vegas Valley is sitting on an oasis of water and money savings. In their...
Living with Water Scarcity$0.00
Living with Water ScarcityDavid Zetland | August 5, 2014...Summary
“Don’t panic. It is easy to live with water scarcity. Use politics to allocate community water before using economics to ration commodity water,"...
Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency: Evidence in Practice$0.00
Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency: Evidence in PracticeUC Berkeley | May 12, 2006...Summary
The California Water Plan Update 2005 first introduced the term Managed Environmental Water Use Efficiency (MEWUE). Specifically, it defines MEWUE as a “mechanism...
Managing Drought: Learning from Australia$0.00
Managing Drought: Learning from AustraliaPacific Institute, Alliance for Water Efficiency, Institute for Sustainable Futures | February 1, 2016...Summary
Overall, Australia survived the Millennium Drought, demonstrating world leading innovation and exceptional examples of water planning and management driven by crisis. Yet there...
Metering in California$0.00
Metering in CaliforniaPacific Institute | September 18, 2014...Summary
The new “Need to Know” white paper Metering in California finds water meters an essential element of effective water management, particularly during the drought....