Currency of Water http://wuwm.com en Why Do We Use Drinking Water to Flush Our Toilets? http://wuwm.com/post/why-do-we-use-drinking-water-flush-our-toilets <p><strong>The Johnson Foundation is taking a detailed look at how we can transform the nation's water infrastructure.</strong> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 16:52:31 +0000 Susan Bence & Stephanie Lecci 8980 at http://wuwm.com Why Do We Use Drinking Water to Flush Our Toilets? The Great Lakes WATER Institute's Role http://wuwm.com/post/great-lakes-water-institutes-role <p>Val Klump is a senior scientist and Director of the <a href="http://www4.uwm.edu/freshwater/" target="_blank">Great Lakes WATER Institute</a> at UW-Milwaukee. Rebecca Klaper is a Shaw Associate Scientist at the institute. They spoke with Mitch Teich as part of the Project Milwaukee series, "The Currency of Water." Fri, 11 Dec 2009 21:34:11 +0000 Mitch Teich 2326 at http://wuwm.com Marquette's New Water Law Curriculum http://wuwm.com/post/marquettes-new-water-law-curriculum <p>Matt Parlow is a law professor at <a href="http://law.marquette.edu/" target="_blank">Marquette University Law School</a>. Peter Rofes also teaches law there, and is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. They spoke with Lake Effect's Mitch Teich in June. Fri, 11 Dec 2009 21:31:30 +0000 Mitch Teich 2324 at http://wuwm.com Israel's Water Plan http://wuwm.com/post/israels-water-plan <p>Eilon Adar is the director of the <a href="http://w3.bgu.ac.il/ziwr/intro.htm" target="_blank">Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research</a> at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. He spoke with Stephanie Lecci from his home in Israel. Fri, 11 Dec 2009 21:29:06 +0000 Stephanie Lecci 2323 at http://wuwm.com Water Efforts Criticized as Misguided http://wuwm.com/post/water-efforts-criticized-misguided <p>All week, we’ve been reporting on local efforts to position Milwaukee as the world’s hub for water technology and research. We visited companies already here, and reported on incentives to grow the industry, such as tax breaks. But there’s been limited criticism. Today, we delve into a report that calls the initiative financially risky and unlikely to succeed. WUWM’s Erin Toner has today’s installment of Project Milwaukee: The Currency of Water. Fri, 11 Dec 2009 21:25:31 +0000 Erin Toner 2322 at http://wuwm.com