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Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  11 Sep 2017

India // Water-food-energy nexus with changing agricultural scenarios in India during recent decades

By Beas Barik, Subimal Ghosh, A. Saheer Sahana, Amey Pathak and Muddu Sekhar. Meeting the growing water and food demands in a densely populated country like India is a major challenge. It requires an extensive investigation into...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   6 Sep 2017

Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering // The Water-Food-Energy Nexus

Ed. by I. M. Mujtaba, R. Srinivasan, N. O.Elbashir. This book discusses this water-energy-food nexus and describes in depth the challenges and processes involved in efficient water and energy production and management, wastewater...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |   5 Sep 2017

Collection // Water-Energy-Food Nexus - Principles and Practices

Edited by P. Abdul Salam, Sangam Shrestha, Vishnu Prasad Pandey, Anil K. Anal. Water, energy and food are key resources to sustain life, and are the fundamental to national, regional and global economies. These three resources...› more

Resource  |   4 Sep 2017

Survey // Addressing Transboundary Cooperation in the Eastern Nile through the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Insights from an E-survey and Key Informant Interviews. By Helen Berga, Claudia Ringler, Elizabeth Bryan, Hagar El Didi, Sara Elnasikh. This study is conducted to assess and understand the challenges of and opportunities for...› more

Resource  |   4 Sep 2017

Regional Nexus // The Central Asian Dialogue on the Use of Multisectoral Financing Opportunities through Enhancing the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

By Ludmilla Kiktenko, The Regional Environmental Centre for Central Asia (CAREC)› more

Resource  |  31 Aug 2017

Water-Food Nexus // Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture: A Workshop on Policy and Implementation for Iran

By Hiroshan Hettiarachchi, Reza Ardakanian, UNU-FLORES. Workshop proceedings. Growing population, decreasing rainfall, increased extraction of both surface and groundwater resources, and adoption of development-oriented...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Nexus Management // Trade-offs and Decision Support Tools for FEW Nexus-Oriented Management

By Bassel Daher, Walid Saad, Suzanne A. Pierce, Stephan Hülsmann, Rabi H. Mohtar. FEW systems require application of integrated techniques that address multiple attributes of trade-off analyses, dynamic and disparate datasets,...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Urban Nexus // Urban Nexus Science for Future Cities: Focus on the Energy-Water-Food-X Nexus

By Joshua B. Sperling, Philip R. Berke. Interactive system modeling and participatory technologies are needed to support stakeholder engagement and two-way (and multi-directional) information flow, for exploring outcomes of...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Community of Practice // Building a WEF Nexus Community of Practice (NCoP)

By David W. Smith, Matthew Welch, Katrina E. Bennett, Jon Padgham, Rabi Mohtar. There are several challenges in building and maintaining a sustainable water-energy-food nexus community of practice. Perhaps, the most difficult to...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Desalination // Energy for Water and Desalination

By E. J. Sullivan Graham, Noel Baktian, Lucy Mar Camacho, Shankar Chellam, Ahmed Mroue, Joshua B. Sperling, Kevin Topolski, Pei Xu. Seawater desalination is now very efficient. More will be gained from improvements to pre- and...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Nexus Assessment // Data for WEF Nexus Analysis: a Review of Issues

By Bruce A. McCarl, Yingqian Yang, Raghavan Srinivasan, Efstratios N. Pistikopoulos, Rabi H. Mohtar. The purpose of this review is to discuss challenges regarding assembly and use of water-energy-food (WEF) nexus data. WEF nexus...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Water for Food // State of the Art of Water for Food Within the Nexus Framework

By Sonja Loy, Jeffry Tahtouh, Clyde Munster, Kevin Wagner, Ali Fares, Srinivasulu Ale, Richard Vierling, Fouad Jaber, Anish Jantrania. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the state of knowledge regarding water for food...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Soil in the Nexus // Soil as a Basic Nexus Tool: Soils at the Center of the Food–Energy–Water Nexus

By Rattan Lal, Rabi H. Mohtar, Amjad T. Assi, Ram Ray, Haimanote Baybil, Molly Jahn. This article presents a conceptual model and the role of soil as a naturally organized medium to protect global food, water, energy securities....› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Nexus Modelling // Model Use in WEF Nexus Analysis: a Review of Issues

By Bruce A. McCarl, Yingqian Yang, Kurt Schwabe, Bernard A. Engel, Alam Hossain Mondal, Claudia Ringler, Efstratios N. Pistikopoulos. Water, energy, and food (WEF) nexus analysis endeavors are relatively new. Modeling systems are...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Waste and the Nexus // Food Processing and Waste Within the Nexus Framework

By Elena Castell-Perez, Carmen Gomes, Jeffry Tahtouh, Rosana Moreira, Eric S. McLamore, Hal S. Knowles III. The purpose of this review is to present the challenges and potential solutions regarding the food manufacturing industry...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Water for Energy // Systems Integration and Analysis to Address Resource Challenges

By Ashlynn S. Stillwell, Ahmed M. Mroue, Joshua D. Rhodes, Margaret A. Cook, Joshua B. Sperling, Tyler Hussey, David Burnett, Michael E. Webber. Water for the energy sector is an interdisciplinary challenge that requires new...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Governance of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus // The Conceptual and Methodological Foundations for the San Antonio Region Case Study

By Kent E. Portney, Arnie Vedlitz, Garett Sansom, Philip Berke, Bassel T. Daher. The goal of the case study is to provide an outline of the “governance” group’s approach to conducting research on nexus issues in this case study.› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  29 Aug 2017

Constructed Wetlands // The Role of Constructed Wetlands for Biomass Production within the Water-Soil-Waste Nexus

By Tamara Avellán, Reza Ardakanian, Paul Gremillion. The use of constructed wetlands for water pollution control has a long standing tradition in urban, peri-urban, rural, agricultural and mining environments. The capacity of...› more

Projects  |  25 Aug 2017

Integrated Resource Management in Asian cities // The Urban Nexus

The project focuses on the topics of secure water supply and sanitation systems, energy security and efficiency, land use, and food security. The main starting point is at the local level, with the municipal administrations and...› more

Research Papers, Publications and Books  |  18 Jul 2017

Biofuels // Next generation biorefineries will solve the food, biofuels, and environmental trilemma in the energy–food–water nexus

By Y.H. Percival Zhang. The future roles of biomass and carbohydrate for meeting needs of food/feed, renewable materials, and transportation fuels (biofuels) remain controversial due to numerous issues, such as increasing food...› more

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