Investing in water technology is more than buying water stocks. Learn why investing in water is important, how it effects our world, and how to find investments to meet the standards of corporate sustainability.
From wastewater treatment technologies to renewable energy powered desalination plants, there are now varied ways investors can make investments in the burgeoning field of water technology and fundraising for new projects continues to grow rapidly across the globe.
Water is a resource that all living things need to survive and grow, but it is not evenly distributed worldwide. The low-income countries and communities have less surface water, less groundwater, and more people living on less land.
Recently, large areas of the globe have experienced unprecedented heat waves, which have contributed to existing droughts. The US has seen particularly high temperatures over the past few decades, with both frequency and duration increasing year by year.