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An integrated view on the uses, the infrastructure, the resource and the watershed.

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The economic policy concept assisting sustainable water management and the execution of river basin management plansscholarly articlesPublished: 14 of August, 2017

While the economic policy concept of the second river basin management plan (RBMP2) for 2015-2021 complies with the requirements of the WFD and the so called ex ante conditions, it also portrays the economic policy instruments that have been designed to ...

Case Study - Alföldvíz, HungaryThe Water Global Practice - scholarly articlesPublished: 1 of August, 2017

The Water Global Practice, under the WSS GSG Utility Turnaround thematic area, has implemented the Global Study on WSS Utility Aggregation to provide evidence-based guidance to policy makers and practitioners regarding when, why, and how water and ...

Case Study - Kiskun-Viz, HungaryThe Water Global Practice - scholarly articlesPublished: 1 of August, 2017

The Water Global Practice, under the WSS GSG Utility Turnaround thematic area, has implemented the Global Study on WSS Utility Aggregation to provide evidence-based guidance to policy makers and practitioners regarding when, why, and how water and ...

A simple compensation mechanism for flood protection services on farmlandLand Use Policy - scholarly articlesPublished: 12 of April, 2017

Reservoirs for the transient storage of water in order to lower river flood peaks would usually be built on farmland and used in case of a serious flood event. Farmers’ willingness to have their lands included in a reservoir critically depends on the ...

Regulatory obstacles of the use of subsurface water resourcespolicy briefPublished: 20 of December, 2016

The better use of thermal reserves raises the question of the regulation of scarce natural resources. First, the heat current of subterranean water bodies is limited, second, the amount of water is scarce. The water may be used to transfer heat (energy) ...

The emerging role of economic analysis in decision support for the operation of offline flood storage reservoirsAn example based on the case ofthe Tiszaroff reservoir - policy briefPublished: 29 of September, 2015

The construction of a series of flood peak reservoirs along the River Tisza was the result of a change in flood defense strategy triggered by the experiences of the Millennium floods and a Hungarian national budget constraint. The Tiszaroff flood ...