Water stories from the Walton Family Foundation

March 22, 2016 by  
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Appreciating how better water transforms lives, communities and economies in honor of World Water Day.

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5 reasons community solar is a multi-gigawatt market

March 22, 2016 by  
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Between rising demand and sinking costs, community-scale solar is materializing as a huge opportunity.

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Quantifying the corporate value of ecosystems

March 12, 2012 by  
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For those trying to save ecosystems, it would help to know how much they're really worth — in terms of tangible commodities like timber and clean water — to corporations and economies that depend on them. This month, groups conclude a five-year effort to value the ecosystems in Eastern Arc Mountain in Africa. Here's how they did it.

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The Iron Curtain Stopped Invasive Species

January 8, 2010 by  
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Image credit: duluoz cats /Flickr At the end of Word War II, the proverbial “Iron Curtain” fell between Western Europe and the Soviet Union. The barrier, which was as much a real obstacle—defended by soldiers and tanks—as it was a symbolic divide, prevented travel, trade, and communication between the two halves of the continent

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