Commissioner calls for water efficiency

July 2008
Utility Week;7/4/2009, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p4
Trade Publication
The article considers the call of European commissioner for regional policy Danuta Hubner for European Union (EU) member states to establish a holistic approach for the management of water resources. According to Hubner, saving water and utilizing water efficiently should be prioritized instead of devising additional water supply measures. During a speech at a water and environmental festival in Zaragoza, Spain, Danuta claimed that the EU wants to revitalise the economy while having a positive impact on climate change.


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