Archive for the ‘Rainwater Harvesting’ Category

Rainwater Harvesting in Wales

Rainwater harvesting in Wales – Ty Cambria case study New rain gauge increases efficiency Why use rainwater harvesting ? Harvested rainwater can be used, in place of drinking water, to flush toilets.  It also reduces pressure on combined sewers and can help prevent localised flooding and pollution when implemented at a larger scale. How efficient […]

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Environment Agency – Position Statement on Rainwater Harvesting

The Environment Agency have published a postion statement on rainwater harvesting.  This covers a range of issues including the potential reduction in mains water use, flood risk management benefits, overall sustainability, greenhouse gas emissions and the applicability of systems to different areas and uses.  It contains useful references and picks out the salient points you need […]

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Cyfoeth Naturiol Cymru / Natural Resources Wales Welsh Water / Dwr Cymru Welsh Government / Llywodraeth Cymru Atkins Welsh Local Government Association Consumer Council for Water
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