Vi Taylor

Vi Taylor

www.coolneighbourhoods.org
Working to reduce the carbon footprint in my local neighbourhoods. Believe local change can influence global results.
Vi Taylor
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Dry Times: How the California Drought Makes Us Question How We Live by Peter Getty via slideshare

Peter Getty pinpoints how the California Drought is causing Californians to question how they use and waste water. As the water supply dwindles, residents of t…

Tweaking Warren Buffett’s Strategy: Western Water Stocks : Small Stock Gems

Warren Buffett’s MidAmerican Energy will acquire Las Vegas utility NV Energy, Inc. (NVE), but a play on his strategy might be investing in water stocks like PICO Holdings Inc (PICO), California Water Service Group (CWT) and American States Water Co (AWR).

California Drought Rice Harvest -California’s Water Crisis By the Numbers - in California 80% of water is used for agriculture

California Drought Rice Harvest -California’s Water Crisis By the Numbers - in California of water is used for agriculture

The Loophole That Could Let the Wealthy Escape Mandatory Water Restrictions

Own a large California estate with fruit trees? Sell some avocados and you might be classified as a farmer exempt from reducing your water use.

California Golf Course Industry Defends Economic Vitality as Drought Woes Intensify

For one industry vital to California’s booming tourism, the growing drought problems and looming state-issued water restrictions may have more than a superficial impact.

In particular, special attention should be directed towards water pricing

In particular, special attention should be directed towards water pricing

The latest drought includes the driest three-year stretch in 120 years of recordkeeping.

The latest drought includes the driest three-year stretch in 120 years of recordkeeping.

Groundwater banking - creating incentives for municipalities, farmers, and other water users to store water in sub-surface aquifers for later use.

Water in the Bank: One Solution For Drought-Stricken California