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WaterDeeply, November 3, 2016 Social Norms Messaging: How Water Agencies Can Change Our Habits

TechCrunch, October 17, 2016 In drought-ridden California, a new fertilizer technology from KDC Ag could bring relief

Business Wire, September 27, 2016 GE Expands Digital Water Capabilities with Launch of Software Solutions, Announces Partnerships

WaterWorld, September 16, 2016 Water Data Startups Invited to Apply to Imagine H2O's 8th Annual Accelerator

ABC 6 News, September 15, 2016 Lead in Water: St. Paul Schools Delayed Fixes

FastCo.Exist, June 14, 2016 How Rain Forecast Via Text Can Help Farmers in the Developing World

TechCrunch, June 14, 2016 Startup Battlefield participant Valor Water raises $1.6M

TechCrunch, April 20, 2016 PrecisionHawk raises $18 million to bring drones safely into U.S. airspace

World Water, April 1, 2016 Exciting Future for Big Data Solutions

The Sunday Times, March 27, 2016 Dow Backs UCD Clean-Water Firm

SFGate, March 22, 2016 White House summit focuses on aggressive, new ways to save water

WaterWorld, March 17, 2016 Water Innovation Accelerator Showcases Promising Startups 

San Jose Mercury News, February 29, 2016 Silicon Valley is Tackling the Drought 

The Week, January 21, 2016 How to innovate out of a drought 

Levi Strauss & Co. Unzipped, January 15, 2016 Q&A with Scott Bryan, President, Imagine H2O 

Sustainable Brands, January 14, 2016 Companies Turning to Big Data, Microbes to Help Increase Crop Yields

Sustainable Brands, January 13, 2016 Startups Selected as Water Data Challenge Finalists 










Wired, October 21, 2012 The Vine Nerds

Sacramento Bee, July 29, 2012 Viewpoints: Water technology can shield state from drought

MarketWatch, June 19, 2012 WaterSmart Closes Second Round of Funding

Inc Magazine, June 8, 2012 Business Opportunities in Water Conservation

Worth Magazine, The Blue Issue. Rescuing the Blue (Print only)

TechRockies, March 29, 2012 New Sky Energy Wins Prize

Wall Street Journal, March 23, 2012 Aussie Start-Up Bilexys Wins Contest To Imagine Water’s Future

National Geographic, March 22, 2012 Spinning Wastewater into Gold

Wall Street Journal, February 7, 2012  PasTechGroup’s Green Double Play: Make Renewable Energy While Cleaning Wastewater




TechCrunch, May 18, 2011 WaterSmart Raises $900,000 To Help Utilities Promote Efficiency

Cleantech Republic, April 1, 2011 Imagine H2O, un tremplin pour les start-ups innovantes dans le domaine de l’eau

Sustainable Business, March 28, 2011 Hydrokinetic Turbine Company Wins Imagine H20 Award

A Smarter Planet (by Tamin Pechet), March 25, 2011 Sparking Water Innovation

River Network, March 24, 2011 Imagine H2O Water Technology Prizes Awarded

Water Canada, March 23, 2011 Water-Energy Wins in San Francisco

Reuters, March 22, 2011 Canal-Based Turbines, Energy from Wastewater Win Water-Tech Prizes

International Herald Tribune, March 22, 2011 Modernizing the water industry for a thirsty planet

CNET News, March 22, 2011 On World Water Day, a look at water-energy tech

GreenBiz, March 22, 2011 Canal-Based Turbines, Energy from Wastewater Win Water-Tech Prizes

SmartPlanet, March 22, 2011 Water’s energy potential highlighted on World Water Day

New York Times, March 21, 2011 Water's Scarcity Spells Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

New Energy News, March 21, 2011, Current Energy Wins Big

GOOD, March 18, 2011 Turning Grease Into Gold; Two Startups Making Big Leaps in Biofuels

ZDNet, March 18, 2011 Three Green Water Startups You Should Watch

Tech Flash, March 18, 2011 Seattle startup Hyrdrovolts wins Imagine H2O competition, $20k

GeekWire, March 17, 2011 Hydrovolts wins Imagine H2O competition with innovative turbines

TechCrunch, March 17, 2011 Hyrdovolts Wins Imagine H2O Prize




TreeHugger, December 21, 2010 Future of Water Technology Highlighted by Finalists for Imagine H2O Competition

TechCrunch, December 16, 2010 Ten Water Tech Startups To Watch, All 2010 Imagine H2O Competition Finalists

Water Canada, December 16, 2010 Imagine H2O Finalists Announced

Venture Beat, October 14, 2010 Imagine H2O and VLAB Present Blue Tech: Is Water's Dry Spell Over?

Water Canada, November 14, 2010 The Networked Field

GreenBiz, May 20, 2010 $100K for Winning Startup that Cracks the 'Water-Energy Nexus'

GreenBiz, March 30, 2010 When Cleantech Meets Water

San Francisco Chronicle, March 19, 2010 In Napa, a new path to using less water

Reuters, March 8, 2010 Vineyard breakthrough wins water startup prize

Cleantech Group, March 8, 2010 Fruition Sciences Takes Imagine H2O's Top Honors

Portland Business Journal, February 5, 2010 Seeking a Global Water Prize

Water in the Works, January 6, 2010 Imagine H2O Finalists Announced

H2O Report, January 6, 2010 Imagine H2O Finalists Announced – Water in the Works

GreenBiz, December 23, 2009 Water Prize Finalists Awash with Innovative Ideas

TriplePundit, November 6, 2009 Imagine H2O Prize Competition to Drive Water Innovation

Blue Living Ideas, October, 16, 2009 Imagine H2O: Turning The World's Water Problems Into Opportunities

Business Boomer, October 15, 2009 - Green, Sustainable Consumer-Facing Businesses Show

Greentech Media, September 1, 2009 A Technology Contest for Water Experts

PE Hub, September 1, 2009 - New Incubator for Water Startups  Login

PE Hub, August 21, 2009 - A Call for Better Water Tech  Login

[Radio] Dave Egbert's Living Green, August 8, 2009 - Episode 3

GOOD, Summer 2009 (The Water Issue) Now What?

San Francisco Chronicle, July 4, 2009 New Technology Addresses Global Water Needs

TriplePundit, May 8, 2009 Launch of Imagine H2O Encourages Innovation in Water

Reuters, May 7, 2009 H2O Prize Aims to Cultivate Water Start-ups

San Francisco Business Times, May 6, 2009 S.F. nonprofit starts water plan contest

WaterTech, May 6, 2009 Competition on Water Efficiency Issues Launched

San Francisco Chronicle, May 5, 2009 Stream of Ideas

Blue Living Ideas, October 16, 2009 Imagine H20: Turning The World’s Water Problems Into Opportunities