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The climate is changing, and the conservation of our natural resources has never been so important. Foremost among those resources is fresh water, the cost of which is only expected to rise in the future with a warming planet and the further desertification of arid regions. In California, British Columbia, Australia and in many parts of Africa, drought is becoming more the norm than ever, with regular water restrictions in place and municipalities owing huge sums to the water companies in the less developed regions. In the face of this, it’s heartening to see big companies stepping up and developing technologies that are less water-heavy.
Most recently, it’s automaker giant the Ford Motor Company that has been honoured for its water conservation efforts by the CDP, an international not-for-profit agency that aims to motivate companies and cities to disclose their environmental impacts. The company reduced its …