Throw climate change into the mix, and the water crisis is exacerbated, as precipitation becomes more variable and temperatures reach extremes.
The water crisis, like the climate crisis, is projected to get worse, but there are solutions both corporations and governments can adopt to mitigate and prepare.
Climate Now spoke with Will Sarni, Founder and CEO of Water Foundry and a global thought leader on water challenges, to learn about the strategies and technologies available to assuage the water crisis.
Will Sarni is the Founder and CEO of Water Foundry, a consulting firm that advises businesses and governments on water strategy, technology, and investment. Prior to Water Foundry, Will was a Managing Director at Deloitte Consulting and led the company’s water strategy practice.
James Lawler is the founder of Climate Now. James started Climate Now as a way to learn about climate change and our energy system. Climate Now’s mission is to distill and communicate the science of our changing climate, the technologies that could help us avoid a climate crisis, and the economic and policy pathways to achieve net zero emissions globally. James is also the founder of Osmosis Films, a creative studio.
Katherine Gorman is a podcast host for Climate Now. She has worked for terrestrial public radio stations across the US, and is also co-host of the podcast “The Talking Machines”. She is excited to democratize the climate conversation and to learn and share knowledge from experts in the field.