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INSIDER: Beyond Buying Renewables: How Cities Can Influence the Energy System

  • INSIDER
  • improving electricity governance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • Equity
Solar panels in a field.
  • INSIDER
  • improving electricity governance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • Equity
Insights

Nature-Based Flood Mitigation Can Help Mississippi River Farmers

  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • water
  • water risk
Flooding in the Upper Mississippi River Basin
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • water
  • water risk
Initiatives
Children board school bus

In World That Says It’s Cutting Nutrient Pollution, Progress Is Lacking

  • nutrient pollution
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Algal blooms in Florida’s Santa Fe River
  • nutrient pollution
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Insights

What Does Water Have to Do with National Security?

  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • us policy
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
People loading truck
  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • us policy
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Insights

Guacamole Coasts: Not Just Florida, Not Just Now

  • eutrophication
  • maps
  • nutrient pollution
  • pollution
  • stormwater
  • wastewater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • eutrophication
  • maps
  • nutrient pollution
  • pollution
  • stormwater
  • wastewater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Insights

Environmental Justice and Democracy Failures at the Heart of Flint’s Water Crisis

  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Water plant in Flint, Mich.
  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk

RELEASE: Cargill, WRI Partner to Monitor and Manage Deforestation and Water Risk Across Supply Chains

  • Water
  • forest monitoring
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • water
  • water risk
  • Water
  • forest monitoring
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • water
  • water risk
Insights

California Sleepwalks into Water Crisis

  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • natural resources
  • us policy
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
California's drought has dragged on for four years. Photo by Yana Edwin Murphy/Flickr
  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • natural resources
  • us policy
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress

6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk
Andrew Steer presented 2015's Stories to Watch before a packed house at the Press Club in Washington, D.C. Photo by Bill Dugan/WRI
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk

ADVISORY: Latin American Countries to Launch Initiative 20x20 to Restore 20 Million Hectares of Degraded Land

  • Forests
  • Equity
  • COP20
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • Forests
  • Equity
  • COP20
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

US, Japan Pledge $4.5 Billion to Green Climate Fund, but Are the Conditions Fair?

  • Equity
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
A flooded rice field in Japan. Photo by Phil Hendley/FLICKR.
  • Equity
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund

A Tale of 3 Countries: Water Risks to Global Shale Development

  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • China
  • shale gas
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Shale gas drilling site in Pennsylvania. Photo Credit: Nicholas Tonelli/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • China
  • shale gas
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Insights

High Water Stress Jeopardizes One-Third of World’s Corn Crop

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • Food
  • food security
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Water limits to corn production are likely to be exacerbated as climate change alters global precipitation patterns. Photo Credit: Jane/Flickr
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • Food
  • food security
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Insights

Drought Is Only One Explanation for California’s Water Crisis

  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
A confluence of environmental, infrastructure, social, and political factors make California’s water system one of the most complex in the world. Photo Credit: USDA, Flickr 2014
  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress

5 Big Energy Stories of 2013

  • Equity
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • millennium development goals
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
President Barack Obama at the DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)
  • Equity
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • millennium development goals
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
Insights

Water Risks on the Rise for Three Global Energy Production Hot Spots

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • Energy
  • oil and gas
  • shale gas
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk
A ship transports coal in China. Photo credit: foxxyz, Flickr
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • Energy
  • oil and gas
  • shale gas
  • United States
  • water
  • water risk

RELEASE: New Guidance to Protect America’s Water and Reduce Costs with Natural Infrastructure

  • water
  • natural infrastructure
  • water risk
  • investment
  • water
  • natural infrastructure
  • water risk
  • investment

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