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Water Tech : a Guide to Investment, Innovation and Business Opportunities in the Water Sector.

Author: William Sarni; Tamin Pechet
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book unveils how the world in the twenty-first century will need to manage our most fundamental resource need, water. It outlines how stakeholders can improve water use in their homes, their businesses, and the world. In particular, it focuses on the role of stakeholders in crafting a twenty-first century paradigm for water. Investors not only drive innovation through direct investment in new technologies but  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sarni, William.
Water Tech : A Guide to Investment, Innovation and Business Opportunities in the Water Sector.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Sarni; Tamin Pechet
ISBN: 9781136461675 1136461671
OCLC Number: 860626345
Notes: 11 The Global World Water Forum 2024Index.
Description: 1 online resource (224 pages)
Contents: Cover; Water Tech; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of illustrations; Foreword; Foreword; Preface; Preface; Acknowledgements; Author biographies; Part I Innovation; 1 The value of water; 2 Global trends as drivers for innovation; Part II What is water tech?; 3 Do water and innovation "mix?"; 4 Water supply; 5 Water demand; 6 The water, energy, and food nexus; Part III Building the twenty-first-century water industry --
ideas, money, and commercialization; 7 The ideas; 8 The money; 9 Commercialization; 10 What does success look like?

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This book unveils how the world in the twenty-first century will need to manage our most fundamental resource need, water. It outlines how stakeholders can improve water use in their homes, their businesses, and the world. In particular, it focuses on the role of stakeholders in crafting a twenty-first century paradigm for water. Investors not only drive innovation through direct investment in new technologies but also by highlighting risk and driving reporting and disclosure within the business community. Water Tech highlights the business drivers to address water re.

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"Water stewardship is in its infancy - yet the possibilities for private industry to drive innovation and support improved performance from the public sector is huge. Private industry has always Read more...

 
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