ground- water, geo- statistics, environmental- engineering, earth- science
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The city of Berlin had privatized their water works nine years ago. Now they city wants its water back.
If you’re living in Berlin, you can sign up here.
Written by Claus
January 21st, 2008 at 3:08 pm
Tagged with Drinking Water, Philosophy, Politics
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Types of privatization are nearly countless. You may sell only the network or the entire water works including all services. You may lease the network to a private company. Cities may form a Ltd. but remain as owners of the company and so on. I nice overview (unfortunately not totally up-to-date anymore) of the status of waterworks of European Cities you can find on the website of an EU funded project called “watertime”:
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