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In auto sales, a slang term for false equity. For example, water occurs when a car owner claims $3,000 in equity on a vehicle when she only has $1,500 in equity.
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Saroeun said that town planning experts and Anco Water Supply Co Ltd - a private company in charge of distributing water in the Kbal Chhay area - are determined to provide a reliable source of fresh water to the affected villages by Khmer New Year.
This boundary between this rapid jump from salt water to fresh water is called a salinity front.
Yacoubian blamed the state for cutting fresh water supplies in the Jnah area, saying she attempted to contact the Beirut and Mount Lebanon Water Establishment head, with no response.
The Catholic Church was among the first major international institutions to defend the idea that access to fresh water is a fundamental human right, and it has enshrined this idea in authoritative teachings, such as the 2004 Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church, Caritas in Veritate and Laudato Si'.
With a fresh water reservoir and surrounding forest, the SMPC officials said the area may be suitable for a beach resort, grazing land, pearl farm or marine sanctuary that will be turned over to the local government unit for possible development into an ecotourism spot.
Rs.4.7 billion had been allocated for Eastern Expressway, Rs.1.5 billion for New Gwadar International Airport and Rs.1 billion for necessary facilities of fresh water treatment, water supply and distribution etc.
Although the amount of fresh water has remained constant, unequaled population growth and increased industrialization, agriculture, waste, and pollution are placing severe stresses and strains on our diminishing fresh water sources.
According to Glasser, the "massive" lake "released around 1,150 km3 of fresh water from the melting glaciers into the Atlantic and Pacific oceans--equivalent to around 600 million Olympic-sized swimming pools."
Muataz Besharat, who monitors Israeli settlement activities in the area, told WAFA that staff from the so-called Israeli Civil Administration broke into the village, and handed a notification to stop the pipeline project, which was supposed to provide local Palestinians with fresh water.
ISLAMABAD -- International Water day to be observed March 22 across the globe to remind people about the significance of fresh water and to promote sustainability for fresh water resources' management
In conjunction, Antero Resources said it is entitled to receive two potential USD125m earn-out payments at year-end 2019 and 2020 if certain fresh water volumetric delivery targets are met.
Fresh Water Systems Inc, an independent provider of water filtration systems in the US, has introduced multiple initiatives aimed at increasing awareness about the effectiveness and efficiency of treating household water with ultraviolet, or UV, disinfection.