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Standard price: £151.00
Climate Change, Water Supply and Sanitation: Risk Assessment, Management, Mitigation and Reduction pulls together the final outcomes and recommendations from the PREPARED project that originated from the WSSTP (Water Supply and Sanitation Technology Platform) thematic working group Sustainable Water Management in Urban areas. The PREPARED project confirms and demonstrates the technological preparedness of water supply and sanitation systems of ten cities in Europe and also Melbourne and Seattle to adapt to the expected impacts of climate change. It shows that the water supply and sanitation systems of cities and their catchments can adapt and be resilient to the challenges of climate change; and that the technological, managerial and policy adaptation of these PREPARED cities can be cost effective, carbon efficient and exportable to other urban areas within Europe and the rest of the world.
Table of Contents:
Introduction, Integrated water resource management and investigation of new water resources, Adaptation of water supply systems, Storm water management, Adaptation of sanitation systems, Adaptation of operation and management
Adriana Hulsmann, KWR Watercycle Research Institute, The Netherlands ,
Gesche Grützmacher Berliner Wasser Betriebe, Germany,
Gerard van den Berg, KWR Watercycle Research Institute, The Netherlands,
Wolfgang Rauch, University Innsbruck, Austria
Anders Lynggaard Jensen DHI Aarhus Denmark,
Victor Popovych Institute of Agriculture of Crimea
Mario Rosario Mazzola University of Palermo, Italy
Lydia S. Vamvakeridou-Lyroudia, University of Exeter
Dragan A. Savic, University of Exeter
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