Captured rainwater

Captured rainwater

Through the use of appropriate roofing materials and gutter systems, rainwater can be harvested or collected, then stored for future nonpotable use such as showers and hand washing.
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Designed by FXFOWLE, The Forge has a wind turbine and solar panels as well as an irrigation system utilizing captured rainwater for the landscaped spaces.
Many of these practices are commonplace in other areas of agriculture, while some were even incorporated into the facility in Davis (photovolactic cells used to generate to electricity and heat water, captured rainwater used for cleaning and irrigation).
Workers wash the concrete floor clean every night with captured rainwater.
The use of captured rainwater for irrigation combined with hardy plant species will save approximately 1.
Under these restrictions, any captured rainwater is considered stolen from those who own the waterways into which that water would have flowed had it not been collected.
Motion-activated faucets, low-flow toilets, waterless urinals, and captured rainwater for irrigation reduce the use of fresh water.
The project provided traffic mitigation alternatives, utilized advanced membrane waste water treatment, captured rainwater for recycling, and installed a biomass (woodchip) boiler for base steam load.
Residents agree to hang laundry on a clothesline (the 32 units provide washers but not dryers) and irrigate vegetable gardens with captured rainwater.
Her back yard is a vegetable garden and she has 16 fruits, much of the vegetation irrigated with captured rainwater and water recycled from indoor use.
The JWU building has been designed to meet standards for certification that include quality of indoor environment, efficient use of water (in this case using captured rainwater for landscape irrigation) and reduced energy usage.
The EPA will help with the design and specifications in Albuquerque for a rooftop vegetable garden, which would use captured rainwater for irrigation.