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Rainwater Harvesting

Innovation Earth: Ed Begley Jr.'s 10,000-Gallon Solution for Drought

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 07.08.2014 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

As one parched Texas town turns to toilets for drinking water, I wonder what the future holds for us here in California -- in the midst of one of the ...

Can Relief for California's Devastating Drought Be Had for a Few Drops?

Peter Getty | Posted 07.05.2014 | Impact
Peter Getty

Italian entrepreneur Arturo Vittori has designed a seemingly economical and sustainable solution for harvesting atmospheric water vapors -- literally collecting drinking water from the air.

PHOTOS: This Sofa Holds A Useful Secret Inside

Posted 10.15.2013 | HuffPost Home

Nothing beats a functional piece of furniture and this "Water Bench" created by MARS architects for the BMW Guggenheim Lab is the ultimate in utilitar...

Monsoon Magic and When It Goes Wrong: Extreme Rain Events, Floods and Water Futures

Sunita Narain | Posted 08.18.2013 | Green
Sunita Narain

The more we understand the monsoons of our lives, the more we will understand how to move from just unraveling nature to imitating its way and to build a way of development that is sustainable.

Clean Water in the Amazon!

Mitch Anderson | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green
Mitch Anderson

Chevron is guilty of massive environmental crimes in the Amazon, but has chosen to spend millions on lobbyists, lawyers and PR firms instead of paying for a clean up of its mess.

A Few Smart Ideas to Clean Up and Re-energize Cities

Susanna Murley | Posted 04.08.2012 | Green
Susanna Murley

Smart cities are attracting residents -- and talent -- by making investments in infrastructure that save money, clean up and integrate sustainability into city functions

Texas-Sized Challenges Facing Lone Star State Water

Jim Lauria | Posted 06.29.2011 | Green
Jim Lauria

The Lone Star State's water challenges include a huge population, thirsty agriculture, and a massive push to feed our addiction to fossil fuels.

America's Top 10 Best Green-Built Neighborhoods

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

Natural Home just published its Top 10 Green-Built Neighborhoods list, applauding forward-thinking, responsible housing developments.

What If Water From The Sky Didn't Belong To Everyone?

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Part of going off-grid that's so attractive is the idea of using what the earth provides, rather than what we have to pay for. Once solar panels are i...