Communities in the Golden State are expanding water recycling programs, and support for “toilet to tap” programs is growing.
Singapore has been seen as a good example of a sustainable smart city, but the use of technology is not without its downsides. CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports.
While there's much focus on the California drought and farmers, large global companies are managing for climate risks.
Hugh Martin, chairman & CEO of Sensity Systems, introduces the company's idea to convert street lighting infrastructure into a sensor network.
To attain its dream of constructing "smart cities", India will need to solve ongoing issues in the nation's infrastructure development. CNBC's Oriel Morrison reports.
California has enough water—that's not the problem, says Terry Tamminen. So here's how you solve the drought crisis.
Bison is America's original protein, and now it's America's hottest, putting the "paleo" in the popular Paleo Diet.
Tech competitors have converged on New Mexico to help the developing world——and maybe drought-stricken California.
Neeley Keeney's water delivery service is struggling to keep up with a booming demand in the drought-parched San Joaquin Valley.
With anti-pollution becoming a major focus for the Chinese government, some builders are turning to more innovative ways. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
Ocean water may help drought-stricken California, but a combination of economic, environmental and regulatory hurdles remain.
Faced with California’s worsening drought and shrinking local water supplies, Santa Barbara is looking to the sea for salvation.
Proponents of raw milk argue that pasteurization is actually destroying the vital nutrients a body needs.
An important snow reserve that provides water for millions of Californians is at about 40 percent of its 2014 level, reports NBC News.
A tipping point may be coming. A crowded marketplace was already pressuring winemakers to cut prices. Now, the drought is pushing up costs.
Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order slashing water use by 25 percent to deal with a drought that just won't quit. NBC News reports.
One week of warm readings may not mean anything, a weather expert says, but it's something to keep an eye to see if it's part of a trend.
Swimming pools have been part of California's lifestyle for decades. But things are getting tougher.
Singapore will not be participating in Earth Hour celebrations this year out of deference for the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, says Sudhanshu Sarronwala, chair of Earth Hour Global.
With Ruth Porat leaving Wall Street for Silicon Valley, Turney Duff takes a look at other ex-Wall Street friends and where they are now.