Among the measures they are pushing to be included in the environment code are issues on watershed, rainwater catchment
, green building.
These include the drainage system, local bridges, potable water supply projects, evacuation centers and DRR-related equipment; small water impounding projects; rainwater catchment
facilities; sanitation and health facilities; and municipal drug rehabilitation facilities.
It is also reducing its carbon footprint by utilizing solar panels to power the common areas, and a unique rainwater catchment
system to water the plants and flush the toilets.
Lito Atienza is set to file a bill making it mandatory for owners of all buildings to install rainwater catchment
Lito Atienza said he would file a bill that would require all building owners, both private and government, as well as households around the country to provide their own rainwater catchment
A rainwater catchment
system is used to irrigate flowers with solar panels powering the pump.
He was too far away from any water associations, he couldn't hook up to municipal water, he even researched rainwater catchment
--where rainwater that falls on the roof is collected and filtered for domestic use.
is also a practice that can help property owners achieve LEED status for their buildings.
Abdel-Hakam has ordered to build a dam, four water stations, and to repair 32 water pumps, besides the construction of a water station and a "hafeer" (rainwater catchment
system) on the grazing routes to avoid conflicts between herdsmen and farmers.
Stack House incorporates innovative mechanical systems such as a central heat pump water heating system in the largest of the two multifamily buildings, compartmentalization of the central circulation areas, and rainwater catchment
and reuse for urban agriculture on the roof.
In 2016, the United States funded the construction of a climate-resilient health clinic that can withstand Category 5 tropical cyclone conditions that includes a 7,000 liter rainwater catchment