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You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. – Alvin Toffler One of the first questions we ask when we’re developing a water resources modeling project is, “How much data is available?” (...
At this year’s Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF), RTI advocated strongly for cross-cutting solutions in the food, energy, and water sectors, and ably demonstrated to the decision-makers and private sector the inevitable linkages among them. Held at the Asian Development Bank’s headquarters in...
As we celebrate RTI’s 60th anniversary and the launch of the new RTI Center for Water Resources website, we are drawn to reflect on the incredible amount of progress that has occurred in the field of water resources over the past...
Yiying Xiong Invited to Join the Committee for Integrated Operations of Hydropower Stations and Reservoirs
Yiying Xiong, a Senior Water Resources Engineer with the...
World Water Week – being held August 25-30 in Stockholm, Sweden – draws thousands of experts, practitioners, researchers and others from around the globe to discuss ways to address global water-related challenges.
HydroVision International is the largest gathering of hydro and marine energy professionals in the world.
Effective water governance means that everyone responsible for water policy, production, sustainability, security, and service delivery has the tools, resources, and capacity to best manage water and wastewater resources.
Advancing Local Expertise at the Panama Canal Authority: Why Giving Water Managers Better Tools Matters
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RTI worked with Kenya Water Resources Authority and Kenya Meteorological Department to develop capacity for seasonal water supply, flood, and drought forecasting
We recently developed a global suite of hydrologic and economic tools and applied them to the island of Mindanao in the Philippines.
RTI and Radiant Solutions Launch STPredict for Hydropower Producers and Energy Traders in the Pacific Northwest
New product provides daily, accurate depiction of changes on the NWRFC STP before it’s publicly released
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – RTI International, Colorado State University and Utah State University have been supporting NASA’s Earth Science Applied Sciences Program through a Research Opportunities in Earth and Space Science (ROSES) grant since 2015. The purpose of the program is...
Meet experts from RTI’s Center for Water Resources during the 2019 CEATI International Hydropower Conference.
Effective flood forecasting can save lives, property, and the environment by estimating the size, timing, and duration of floods.
RTI International Senior Water Resources Engineer, Jon Quebbeman, will be presenting two sessions at the Evolving Thinking and Practice in Water Resources Planning and Management. His presentations are as follows:
This year’s intense summer drought in Scandinavia -- the worst in almost 75 years -- was a striking backdrop for the annual World Water Week held August 26-31 in Stockholm, Sweden. The unusually dry conditions, in this otherwise water abundant region...
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC- After several years in the making, a report produced by RTI International, Benchmarking of Ensemble Streamflow Forecast Usage in Hydropower Planning, has been...
As climate change continues to pose a threat, curbing the use of fossil fuels has been more important than ever. The world is experiencing the largest energy transformation since the Industrial Revolution, and hydropower has been a forefront in this revolution. Hydropower is one of the first...
RTI International researchers are among the many contributors during the 2018 World Water Week, being held August 26-31 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Event: RTI's Water Resources Management team will be exhibiting during HyrdoVision International, being held June 26-28 in Charlotte, NC.