Conservation

Cathleen Pieroni

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Cathleen Pieroni

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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

Reno Harnish

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Reno Harnish

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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

Heat Waves and Energy Use in San Diego - Climate Education Partners

Nowhere To Hide From Global Forest Watch

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SustainableBusiness.com News
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There's nowhere to hide now that Global Forest Watch has launched - citizens around the world now have all the information they need to monitor the state of the world's forests. 

Global Forest Watch combines the latest satellite technology, open data and social media crowdsourcing to produce "near-real time, reliable, and actionable data" about what's happening to forests worldwide. ... Read more about Nowhere To Hide From Global Forest Watch

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Andreas Oberhofer - Energy Storage Technologies

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ssdqTakjVI

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

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Water-short world will need 'more crop per drop' - experts

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Megan Rowling
Water-short world will need 'more crop per drop' - experts
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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.

Marked each year on March 22, the United Nations hopes the 2012 event will focus attention on water's critical role in feeding the world.
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