International Decade for Action "Water for Life" 2005-2015 rss RSS Subscribe

Organization/author(s):
Dominque Gatel, Veolia Water

Screening and Identification Process:
2014 UN-Water Annual International Zaragoza Conference. Preparing for World Water Day 2014: Partnerships for improving water and energy access, efficiency and sustainability. 13-16 January 2014.

Objectives:
The company Veolia Environment supplies water to 150 million people worldwide and treats waste and water or provides energy services for over 1,000 businesses in all sectors.

Technologies and Techniques Implemented:
Local partnerships on Water and Energy; social facets for sustainable development (job creation, community support); economic facet for sustainable development (reducing operating costs); environmental factor for sustainable development (water quality and quantity, limiting CO2 emissions, saving energy and other key resources)

Corresponding websites:

http://www.un.org/waterforlifedecade/water_and_energy_2014/local_partnerships_on_water_and_energy.shtml

http://www.un.org/waterforlifedecade/water_and_energy_2014/operational_water_energy_efficiency.shtml

http://www.un.org/waterforlifedecade/water_and_energy_2014/water_energy_partnerships_cases.shtml