Drawing on lessons learnt from stakeholder workshops held at the four replication sites in Denmark, The Netherlads, Greece and Mexico, DBT has published a step-by-step guide to stakeholder engagement to support pilot projects, decision making and implementation in relation to Subsurface Water Solutions.
From January until May 2018, adelphi is conducting events and workshops in Brazil, China, Cyprus, Mexico and Vietnam to develop Subsurface Water Solutions adapted to the specific local requirements such as coastal saline water intrusion in overexploited aquifers.
The city of Rotterdam is facing large water management challenges in the next decades. The contribution of ASR-Coastal to face some of these issues is explored in 2018.
The first version of a subsol automated control unit was deployed at the Westland ASR-Coastal site to improve the infiltration and recovery process.
Recently, two interesting new papers on ASR-Coastal were published in peer-reviewed journals.
The developer of the Nieuw-Prinsenland greenhouse area in Dinteloord decides to expand the ASR-coastal system to enlarge freshwater supply.
Missions have been taken place to SubSol target sites. These missions were focused on awareness generation and assessment of the framework.
We would like to highlight some recent communication products produced in the Subsol project.
In December 2016 representatives from the SUBSOL project visited some replication sites to assess the state of replication and its drivers and barriers for preparing a meeting in Maneadero and present the project's innovative SWS.
Stakeholders at the Dinteloord replication site gathered to discuss the upscaling of ASR-coastal in the area
Subsol was presented via an E-pitch at the WaterInnEU platform
The Subsol consortium visited the Dutch cases to learn from the very first SWS experiences.
The last Dutch summer months were warm and dry, but the Freshmaker provided relieve.