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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Organizations relating to Utilities

European Association for the Streamlining of Energy Exchange-gas / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2002
Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation / Castries, St Lucia / Est. 1988
Water, Engineering and Development Centre / Loughborough, UK / Est. 1972
Global Information Infrastructure Commission / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1995
Africa Infrastructure Foundation / Lagos, Nigeria / Est. 1995
European High Temperature Reactor Technology Network / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2000
International Private Infrastructure Association / Chevy Chase MD, USA / Est. 2004
European Association for the Consumption-based Billing of Energy Costs / Bonn, Germany / Est. 1993
EuroLinux Alliance for a Free Information Infrastructure / Est. 1999
International Dark-Sky Association / Tucson AZ, USA / Est. 1988
European Association for Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1978
Water.org / Kansas City MO, USA / Est. 1990
Union of the Electricity Industry - Eurelectric / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1999
Institution of Lighting Engineers / Rugby, UK / Est. 1924
International Utilities Revenue Protection Association / Orlando FL, USA / Est. 1990
AM/FM International - GIS
Group of European Municipalities with Nuclear Facilities / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1993
International Environmental Technology Centre / Osaka, Japan / Est. 1992
Agreement Concerning Cooperative Research in Reactor Science / Est. 1970
Agreement for the Transfer of a Training Reactor and Enriched Uranium / Est. 1970
American Water Works Association / Denver CO, USA / Est. 1881
European Federation of Local Energy Companies / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1992
BuildingSMART International / Kettering, UK / Est. 1994
Foundation for a Free Information Infrastructure / Berlin, Germany / Est. 1998
International Association for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology / Raleigh NC, USA / Est. 1971

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World Problems relating to Utilities

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Environmental hazards from transport systems
Inadequate transport infrastructure
Inadequate health services
Inadequate maintenance of infrastructure
Industrial air emissions
Inadequate education facilities
Reduction in building of nuclear power stations
Vulnerability of nuclear power sources
Animal stress in factory farming
Environmental pollution by nuclear reactors
Nuclear reactor accidents
Inadequate road and highway facilities
Hazardous locations for nuclear power plants
Lack of sanitation in cities
Inadequate water system infrastructure
Environmental hazards of nuclear power production
Inadequate energy supply infrastructure
Environmental hazards from transmission of electricity
Inadequate medical facilities
Environmental impacts of power stations
Deterioration of nuclear power plants
Health hazards of electrical transmission lines
Inadequate housing
Inadequate infrastructure
Inadequate sanitation infrastructure

Action Strategies relating to Utilities

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Using energy efficient lighting
Providing sanitary water supply
Purifying community water supply
Providing social security services
Managing water supplies
Developing human resources to improve drinking water supply and sanitation
Improving public utilities in urban areas
Ensuring clean drinking water
Informing about unsafe nuclear reactors
Using cogeneration of electricity and heat
Using ecological approach for environmental infrastructure
Improving services infrastructure in poor urban areas
Strengthening integrated approaches to environmental infrastructure
Training in community water resources management
Strengthening water management structure
Delegating community responsibility for water
Fostering small business
Developing internet
Developing value codes for business
Expanding public participation of women in water projects
Training in water sanitation
Developing low-cost approach to improving drinking water supply
Conducting public education programmes on drinking water supply and sanitation
Developing networked documentation services in social sciences
Slowing down building of electricity power stations

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