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Progress on Metabolism Model

During an important work area 3 meeting, the progress of the metabolism model that is currently being developed within the TRUST project has been discussed.   The model approach is proposed for a structured analysis of the urban water system, drawing upon state-of-the-art methods and principles from the research field of industrial ecology. The metabolism concept is referring to an...

“Responding to the low carbon challenge is not a short term game.”

TRUST has released a report on carbon sensitive urban water futures. It provides a review of the relationship between water services and energy / carbon and considers the challenges of a carbon sensitive urban water future. The report is primarily of interest to practitioners (water professionals, technical staff as well as decision makers) seeking to develop strategies and schemes to reduce...

TRUST will shortly release report on ‘Carbon Sensitive Urban Water Futures’

The challenge of supplying water and energy required for food production and development while mitigating climate change and adapting to its consequences has been termed the Energy Water Nexus. Water, energy, greenhouse gas emissions and climate change are interlinked through a series of relationships. The water sector is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through several...