Water-Energy Efficiency Online Resources
What are the connections between saving water and saving energy? How can you save water and energy, especially during drought? What could the benefits be for our Southeastern rivers?
RESOURCES FROM CAHABA RIVER SOCIETY:
Water Efficiency: Economic Drivers, Alabama Successes: Learn why water efficiency makes good economic sense and find out how some Alabama businesses have used this tactic successfully.
Cahaba River Growth Solutions Low Impact Development Toolbox: Tools for Developers
Resources from Alliance for Water Efficiency:
Water and Energy Introduction: A primer on the water-energy connection, with lots of links.
Resources from River Network:
Protecting and Restoring Flows in Our Southeastern Rivers: Report Released September 2016 ~ prepared in concert with Alabama Rivers Alliance
Resources from National Geographic:
What Is Your Water Footprint? Take a water tour with us through your home, yard, diet, energy, and consumer choices! Then, pledge to cut your water footprint and help return more water to rivers, lakes, wetlands, underground aquifers, and freshwater species.
Improvenet.com: Water Saving Tips for Kids: Conservation at Home: Water conservation means doing as much as we can to not waste water when we use it. Only 1% of the water on our planet is safe, drinkable water. That means it’s a precious resource that we need to conserve as much as possible by getting into good water-using habits every day.