Rainwater

Rain is liquid water in the form of droplets that have condensed from atmospheric water vapor and then become heavy enough to fall under gravity. Rain is a major component of the water cycle and is responsible for depositing most of the fresh water on the Earth. It provides suitable conditions for many types of ecosystems, as well as water for hydroelectric power plants and crop irrigation. The major cause of rain production is moisture moving along three-dimensional zones of temperature and moisture contrasts known as weather fronts. If enough moisture and upward motion is present, precipitation falls from convective …

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ADB: Asian Development Bank · 6 June 2024 English

This book shows how ADB’s 50-year partnership with the Nepal Electricity Authority has transformed the country’s energy sector and explains how attracting private sector investment would boost energy security and …

construction of storage projects to contain rainwater and other excess water, which can be harnessed


World Bank Group · 6 June 2024 English

energy sources, water conservation through rainwater harvesting and on site treatment systems where


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Improving the longitudinal slopes in order to drain rainwater in some sections ▪ Removing damaged curbs and in the middle island to drain the collected rainwater to the nearest surface drainage point then to connected with the old local network to collect rainwater and discharge itat simple slope section, and by using grey water if available or collected rainwater if possible. - Reduce the amount of water used


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

This advisory document provides a green-growth framework for Bangladesh to achieve high-level objectives identified in the Bangladesh Country Partnership Framework for fiscal years 2023–2027 and the country’s goal of reaching …

for protection from wave erosion; and harvest rainwater to reduce water stress. • Bangladesh should


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

This report aims to increase awareness and start a discussion among stakeholders on several important but little explored topics: access to efficient and clean cooling in off-grid rural areas, its …

several purposes for a building, such as absorbing rainwater, creating a habitat for wildlife, and helping


IADB: Inter-American Development Bank · 3 June 2024 English

Access to essential infrastructure services such as water, sanitation, and garbage collection can considerably affect children's environment and may play a significant role in shaping early childhood developmental and health …

sources such as unprotected wells and springs, rainwater collection, surface water from rivers, dams, and


World Bank Group · 1 June 2024 English

asbestos roofing materials and installation of rainwater harvesting facilities. The intervention will 10 The SIPs will include tree planting and rainwater harvesting. 15 Description of Area Activity


ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 31 May 2024 English

ERIA Discussion Paper 2024-06, No. 513

the system in normal times ASEAN countries, and rainwater management is Solution for Flood will help alleviate


World Bank Group · 31 May 2024 English

ESMAP's Sustainable Cooling Program and SEforAll prepared this report to stimulatediscussion and action among stakeholders on the urgent need for significantly moreattention to the nexus of access to sustainable cooling …

several purposes for a building, such as absorbing rainwater, creating a habitat for wildlife, and helping


World Bank Group · 31 May 2024

neighborhood flooding hazards as a result of rainwater drainage work; • Decreasing air pollution by neighborhood flooding hazards as a result of rainwater drainage work; • Decreasing air pollution by


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