WSP Media Highlights - 2010
A book review by Dr. Paehlke of "Making the Most of What We Have" was released in the December, 2010 issue of Critical Policy Studies Journal.
The WSP's Oliver M. Brandes co-authored this article with Kirk Stinchcombe (Econics) for the Winter 2010 issue of BC Water & Waste Association (BCWWA)'s quarterly Watermark magazine. The article draws from the recently released WSP report Worth Every Penny: A Primer on Conservation-Oriented Water Pricing.
In this Vancouver Sun op-ed published on November 24th, the WSP's Oliver M. Brandes and Rod Dobell discuss the results of a McAllister Opinion Research poll, which surveyed B.C. public responses to the provincial Water Act modernization.
For this November/December 2010 issue article, published in Water Canada magazine, WSP team member Elizabeth Hendriks examines the opportunity for implementing the public trust doctrine in B.C. through the modernization of the outdated Water Act.
The WSP's Oliver M. Brandes co-authored this article with Kirk Stinchcombe and Steven Renzetti, which was published in the September/October 2010 issue of Water Canada magazine. The article was based on the WSP research report Worth Every Penny: A Primer on Conservation-Oriented Water Pricing.
The WSP's Carol Maas co-authored this article with Matt Binstock, which was published in the September/October 2010 issue of Water Canada magazine. The article discuss the benefits of Ontario's new Water Opportunities Act.
Check out a new review for "Making the Most of the Water We Have" found in the May, 2010 issue of Water International.
WSP research on the water-energy nexus is noted in this Canada NewsWire article, published on July 2nd.
The WSP's Community Water Coordinator Susanne Porter-Bopp was interviewed by British Columbia MLA Michelle Mungall on the topic of urban water issues in Canada. This interview was part of the "Women & Water" radio series at the B.C. Legislature.
On May 18th, the Vancouver Sun pubished an op-ed on water pricing co-authored by the WSP's Oliver M. Brandes and Kirk Stinchcombe, and Steven Renzetti.
The WSP's Oliver M. Brandes discussed the myth of water abundance and the need for Canadians to focus on conservation-oriented water pricing in an interview with Jo-Ann Roberts on CBC radio's program "All Points West".
The WSP's Susy Porter-Bopp is quoted in this article, published in the May/June 2010 issue of Holmes Magazine. The article contradicts the "endless bounty" myth of Canadian freshwater resources, and describes water-efficient gardening practices to conserve the blue gold.
The WSP's Community Water Coordinator, Susi Porter-Bopp, is noted in this April 11th article, published in the Times Colonist.
WSP Project Lead Oliver M. Brandes was featured in an interview on the state of Canada's water on CTV's Business News Network on World Water Day - March 22nd, 2010.
The WSP's research is noted in this Vernon Morning Star article, published on March 20th.
The WSP's Elizabeth Hendriks co-authored this article with Victoria David, which was published by Water Canada magazine in their March/April 2010 issue. The article explores the challenges and opportunities for the Water Stewardship Strategy in Canada's Northwest Territories.
The WSP's Carol Maas authored an article on the WSP's water-energy nexus work for the New Energy issue of Alternatives Journal. The article sets out a number of steps that citizens can take to save water and reduce energy consumption.