Resource Library

Welcome to the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) Resource Library. AWE strives to provide the best online resources on water conservation and efficiency.

Search or browse through our collection and discover the wealth of useful information. Enter keyword(s) in the search box or select a library section or topic below.

Definitions. Looking for a quick definition of a water- or conservation-related term or concept? The glossary has an extensive list of the most commonly used terms.

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The Resource Library is still in development. New resources are being added. Check back often. Feel free to let us know what is missing, what needs to be corrected or updated, and what you would like to see. Help us to improve the best water efficiency resource on the web. Please contact us with your suggestions. Thank you!

Latest News

February 2, 2024
As we celebrate Black History Month, Valentine's Day, and Social Justice Day this February, let us channel the spirit of love and justice toward creating a sustainable and equitable water future. AWE recognizes that water affordability is a social justice issue, which disproportionately... more »
January 29, 2024
President & CEO Ron Burke's observations from the recent Colorado River Water Users Association conference.
January 23, 2024
This Intern will contribute to important research within the Outdoor Water Savings Research Initiative in collaboration with AWE’s Program Team. The Intern will conduct primary and secondary research, facilitate informational interviews, collect and organize data, and write reports for an AWE... more »