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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Hertz Energy Services
(919) 834-2527
1409 Capital Boulevard
Raleigh, NC
Hours
M-F 7a-5:30p

Timken
(704) 691-9560
1000 timken Place
Iron Station , NC
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Beaufort Town of
(252) 241-5164
215 Pollock St
Morehead City, NC
 
Broadway Water Association
(336) 667-1483
2056 Statesville Rd
North Wilkesboro, NC
 
Orange-Alamance Water System
(919) 563-6212
PO Box 187
Mebane, NC
 
Hertz Energy Services
(704) 504-8539
901 Westinghouse Boulevard
Charlotte, NC
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M-F 7a-5p

Demand Resource Solutions
(704) 774-5143
South
Charlotte, NC
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20% Energy Savings - Performance Financing

Ncwua
(336) 299-6044
220 S Swing Rd Ste 4
Greensboro, NC
 
Handy Sanitary District
(336) 859-2553
Highway 109
Denton, NC
 
Beaufort Town of
(252) 728-4735
412 Hedrick St
Beaufort, NC
 

Design for Water

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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Design for Water is an accessible and clearly written guide to alternate water collection, with a focus on rainwater harvesting in the urban environment. The book:

∗ outlines the process of water collection from multiple sources -- landscape, residential, commercial, industrial, school, park and municipal systems

∗ provides numerous case studies

∗ details the assembly and actual application of equipment

∗ includes specific details, schematics and references.

All aspects of rainwater harvesting are outlined, including passive and active system set-up, storage, stormwater reuse, distribution, purification, analysis and filtration. There is even a section on rainwater harvesting for wildlife.

In addition to rainwater, there are several affordable and accessible alternate sources, including cooling tower bleed-off water, air conditioning condensate, gray water, and fog collection.

Design for Water is geared to providing those making development decisions and guidelines with the information they need to set up passive harvesting techniques. The book will especially appeal to engineers, landscape architects, municipal decision-makers, developers and land-owners.

About the Contributor
Heather Kinkade-Levario is a land use planner in Arizona and the author of the award-winning Forgotten Rain. She is president of Forgotten Rain L.L.C., a rainwater harvesting and stormwater reuse company.

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