Water Resources Planning: Crisis or Opportunity?
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Water Resources Planning: Crisis or Opportunity?

 Export to Your Calendar 26/02/2020
When: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
9:30 - 17:00
Where: Coin Street Community Builders
108 Stamford Street
London SE1 9NH
United Kingdom

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Population growth and the uncertainties associated with climate change are placing ever-growing pressure on our water resources. Planning to deliver resilient, affordable plans that balance supply and demand, protect the environment and are customer-focused is increasingly challenging. However, this challenge needs to be met to avoid what Environment Agency Executive Director James Bevan has termed “the jaws of death” - the point in time at which we will not have enough water to meet our needs.

New technical approaches to water resources planning are being developed this year and implemented as the regulatory framework continues to evolve. Yet these are uncertain times: policies on funding and ownership of water companies face increasing levels of scrutiny, and climate change predictions suggest more frequent summers like 2018.

At this pivotal point in water resource planning, this conference explores what it will take to ensure future water needs are met alongside meeting the goal of the 25 Year Environment Plan to enhance the environment for the next generation. 

 

To find out more and book your place, please visit the CIWEM website

 


The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) are a professional body licensed by the Society for the Environment to award Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) status 

 

 

Professional bodies licensed to award the Chartered Environmentalist registration:

Society for the Environment
EC1.1 Enterprise Centre, Puma Way 
Coventry, West Midlands CV1 2TT.
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