A Perfect Storm for Water

On March 19, 2009, in Blog, by Paul O`Callaghan

‘Growing world population will cause a “perfect storm” of food, energy and water shortages by 2030′. That is what a UK Government chief scientist told attendees at the Sustainable Development conference in London yesterday. Prof. Beddington told the group that demand for food and energy will jump 50% by 2030 and for fresh water by […]

Market Turmoil ….. just when you thought is was safe to invest in Water!

On October 17, 2008, in Blog, by Paul O`Callaghan

With the recent turmoil in the markets, optimism has been a commodity in short supply and good investment opportunities as scarce as hens teeth; though this may be changing if you believe Warren Buffets ‘buy now’ call. In the midst of this, two  new water based investment funds were recently launched. On September 30, 2008, […]