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Mitigation Investment for the Nation

PUERTO RICO WATER DESALINATION OPTIONS AND CALCULATIONS

PURPOSE: Discuss the mitigation of Puerto Rico's post-hurricane water source contamination and shortage, using water desalination capabilities.
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CORE WATER DESALINATION QUESTIONS:
1. Solar desalination occurs in many countries and remote tourist destinations around the world, so why not in use it for the Water Shortage in Puerto Rico, is it too expensive?
ANSWERS:
=> Desalination can be utilized the same way it is being... more »

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Mitigation Investment for the Nation

Diversify / Expand NFIP to Supplement / Enhance PA/Mitigation

Thinking of the following challenges,
1) Based on disaster stats, PA accounts for almost half of the after-disaster investment with Federal monies the primary funding source.
2) Although issues with the NFIP are complicated, a basic and major challenge is the NFIP struggles to secure adequate funding to meet the actual risks.
3) Some states can no longer secure HMGP funds because they have successfully applied mitigation,... more »

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