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[ News ] Posted on Friday, January 10, 2020 - 11:50
Natural Stone Kitchen Backsplash While it is true that most fluorescents are housed in frosted fixtures that minimize glare, they do not render color with enough detail to do justice to the subtle shades and variations that custom counter tops feature.  Puck lights, with halogen lamps, render color better, but they are simply too intense and will almost always throw reflected light back into the... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 09:57
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[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 11:44
Kenyans have been urged to embrace non-motorised traffic (NMT) as a way of reducing congestion in cities and promoting a healthy population. These include bicycles and walking. Speaking after an event in Nairobi Monday to highlight the importance of safe riding, UN-Habitat Executive Director Maimunah Mohd Sharif said many city dwellers waste valuable time and energy stuck in traffic jams.
[ News ] Posted on Monday, December 2, 2019 - 08:29
Furniture Manufacturer Indonesia wholesale exporters, direct suppliers from own factory and company based at Jepara, Central Java province. We provide total solutions of commercial furnishing, indoor and outdoor Indonesian Furniture made of various kind of wood, such as teak, mahony, acacia, rattan and many other resources. Furniture factory in Indonesia specialize in wood, mixed materials and... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 10:39
With two-thirds of the world’s population expected to live in urban areas by 2050, forests are critical part of the solution to the unprecedented demand for water, food and energy that these cities will face, senior United Nations officials said Wednesday, on the International Day of Forests. “How we manage forests will determine how we meet this demand,” said Manoel Sobral Filho, Director of the... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 16:19
Conflict and civilisational threats likely unless action is taken to reduce the stress on rivers, lakes, aquifers, wetlands and reservoirs More than 5 billion people could suffer water shortages by 2050 due to climate change, increased demand and polluted supplies, according to a UN report on the state of the world’s water. The comprehensive annual study warns of conflict and civilisational... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 14:27
Thanks to drastic increases in crop yields and the falling need for manual farm labor, a mass migration towards cities started in the years following the Industrial Revolution. This phenomenon first originated in developed economies as people moved to work in factories that produced consumer goods at a scale never before seen. Then in the 1950s, developing economies started to follow suit.... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 14:15
Over the last year or so there have been several notable news stories about water shortages. The most severe is the situation in Cape Town, which has been living with the prospect of ‘day zero’, when the taps run dry. Nairobi is another African city under pressure, holding out for a decent rainy season to top up the falling water levels at the dams that supply the city. Last year California... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 11:06
Over the last few decades, hydraulic and hydrologic modelers have dramatically increased our understanding of urban watersheds; namely the built wastewater and stormwater infrastructure within their respective urban environments. These models have been manually tuned and calibrated using data from flow meters and other sensors, and adjusting available software knobs and levers to improve model... Read more
[ News ] Posted on Monday, March 19, 2018 - 16:08
Recovering water, energy, nutrients and other precious materials embedded in wastewater is an opportunity for cities to transition to the circular economy and contribute to improved water security. The call comes from a new report on reuse opportunities by the International Water Association and OFID (the OPEC Fund for International Development). Titled, The Reuse Opportunity: Cities seizing the... Read more

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