- The Canadian government has announced new funding of $35 million over five years to Canadian university and government scientists and researchers to help "improve understanding of the climate and the atmosphere."
- The past decade has been one of unprecedented weather extremes. Scientists of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) in Germany argue that the high incidence of extremes is not merely accidental.
- The global economy continued to grow last year, world population surpassed 7 billion, and the use of energy and other natural resources generally rose. The impacts of rising consumption and the increasingly risky state of humanity are documented in the Worldwatch Institute's Vital Signs 2012 report.
- "Never has there been a more exciting time for all of us to explore this great next frontier where boundaries between work and purpose are merging into one, where doing good, really is good for business."
- In an effort to avoid consumer anger, companies are putting more and more effort into attaching themselves to global issues. How Pepsi--which is working on clean water access around the world--has made this shift has lessons for all brands.
|Exhibitor:||Beijing Tidelion S&I Rainwater Harvesting Technology Co., Ltd.|
|Contact Name:||Jin Zhao|
6 Liangshuihe Road, Commercial Building, Changping High-tech Park,
TIDELION has been devoted to promotion and innovation of rainwater comprehensive utilization technology in China; all kinds of businesses fill the blank of China in different periods. TIDELION has made contributions to enhancing urban flood control capacity, solving urban water logging, easing shortage of water resources and improving water environment. TIDELION owns more than 30 patents for related technology, and has participated in editing various national and industry standards.
|Experience in:||Indonesia, China, Singapore, South Africa|
|Interest in:||Australia, Cambodia, France, Hong Kong, India, Laos, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Vietnam|