Principal Water Resources Specialist - City of San Diego’s Public Utilities Department
Cathy Pieroni manages the Legislation, External Policy and Communications section at the City of San Diego’s Public Utilities Department. Cathy has nearly 20 years of experience working on water issues statewide. Cathy is an active member of the American Water Works Association, Water ReUse Association, and the Association of California Water Agencies. She has earned a B.A. from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, and an M.B.A. from the University of San Diego. ... Read more about Cathleen Pieroni
Director, Center for Environment and National Security - Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Reno works for a better environment. In 2009 he founded and is currently the Director of the Center for Environment and National Security at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. He has organized and led two symposia mixing scientists with Washington policy makers and does grant work for the EPA, USAID and World Bank. He served in the Department of State in Washington as the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oceans, Environment, Science and Health. ... Read more about Reno Harnish
Andy from GENI gives a short presentation about energy storage technologies and how renewable energies are becoming more and more of an important aspect of today's energy grid. But with the fluctuating output of solar and wind energies, new ways need to be found to store energy and maintain a safe and reliable energy supply. ... Read more about Andreas Oberhofer - Energy Storage Technologies
MARSEILLE, France (AlertNet) - Water must be used more efficiently and its waste reduced if the world is to meet rising food demand from a fast-expanding population amid the pressures of climate change, experts have said ahead of World Water Day.