Current technological implementations of the hydro-electric power plants in most cases do not consider the fate of the river ecosystems they are built upon. Russian scientists investigated the problem of plankton mortality while passing the turbines of high-pressure Bratskand Ust-Ilim Hydros and at water discharge at the top of their dams.
La ville de Marseille a lancé une démarche d’éco-citoyenneté auprès de ses agents et de ses habitants. La sensibilisation des citoyens aux économies d’énergies entre pleinement dans le cadre de cette démarche. Le Service des Expertises a mis en œuvre, dans le cadre de la télégestion de ses chaufferies, un automate de télégestion dans une école test. Cet automate étant capable de renvoyer des paramétrages de consommation, nous l’avons raccordé aux compteurs d’Eau, de gaz et d’électricité, afin de récupérer les données de ces différents compteurs.
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Disaster information is an extremely valuable asset for a research team, society and even the whole mankind. It is collected through very expensive process, including a variety of sensors, long-distanced data transmission, and analysis by the professionals and experts with the background of weather, engineering and politics. This platform aims to preserve the disaster information and leverage it usage.
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The rapid urban growth in the city of León, one of the larger cities in México with 1.5 millon people, in the past decade has come with the proliferation of irregular settelments where people with low incomes have found an opportunity to own a pice of land or house. But because of their irregular status, this urban colonies do not have the infrastructure of public municipal services, neither the posibility in the short-term to have them.
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Better, more sustainable modes of water governance and climate-change adaptation are achievable via the establishment and functioning of ongoing dialogues between scientists, stakeholders, and decisionmakers. These are known as communities of practice and can be created via development projects, research efforts, or issue-driven processes.
4955 - Initiative for “Our adventure to increase access and right to Water and Sanitation for poor and decentralize community of Nepal”
This organization is serving about 150 thousands of peoples from 3 VDC’s and 1 Municipality of Surkhet District including poor and decentralize community, in safe water,sanitation and hygiene sector. It is serving people by providing 3 category tap stands ( 1 Private, 2 Community and 3 Public) together with concept of one sanitary toilet per household.
Within the framework of the development of the plan for water quality recovery on the Loire Brittany Basin, (River Basin Management Plan RBMP), the Basin Committee has been consulting the public on the important questions for water on two occasions: during the phase of inventory and on the RBMP itself, before final validation. The Loire Brittany Water Agency mobilizes a network of actors on its territory to inform and mobilise the public around this management plan. For all this, the Agency has been giving educational tools, has been animating a network of partners, has organized exchanges and a mutualisation of teaching practices, has financially supported pilot actions, and has created a website to sensibilise the general public…
The Morsa cooperative work started in 1999 on an initiative from the four municipalities in the Vansjø water catchment, Våler, Moss, Rygge og Råde. In addition these municipalities managed to also include the four up-stream municipalities, regional authorities and the farmers unions in the two counties Østfold and Akershus for a joint effort for lake Vansjø which was in a poor condition. Vansjø is a unique recreational area and in addition drinking water reservoir for 60.000 people in the region of Moss as well as a reserve drinking water reservoir for the towns Sarpsborg and Fredrikstad.
4977 - Prise en compte, par la commune, des risques liés à l’eau (ruissellement, débordement, rupture d’alimentation …) dans le cadre de son Plan Communal de Sauvegarde
Le Plan Communal de Sauvegarde « PCS » est un ensemble de dispositifs, prévu par la loi française et géré par les communes, qui englobe l’information, la veille, la pré alerte des services, le schéma d’alerte et de déclenchement du plan, la coordination de l’ensemble des interventions, le retour à une situation normale, c’est à dire l’ensemble des actions permettant d’identifier, d’évaluer, de coordonner les moyens, autres que ceux de secours, pour traiter la crise.