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Drinking water supplies in the Keys were cut off, fuel was running low and all three hospitals in the island chain were shuttered.
Utility and subway tunnels provide arteries for communications, water supply and Wi-Fi.
Other parts of the island face the danger of long-term corruption of drinking water supplies after Maria.
Any sector where supplies tend to be fixed but demand fluctuates — the water supply, health care — would seem like prime candidates for variable pricing.
Since few slums have functional sanitary infrastructure, illnesses related to water supply, waste disposal, and garbage kill thousands of people around the world every day.
In setting the Public Protection Classification ratings, the ISO, a unit of Verisk Analytics, examines a fire department's operations, a community's or district's water supply and its emergency communications system.
Polluted water supplies, lack of food, and infectious diseases ended up killing tens of thousands of detainees.
Subsidence has been a problem in the Houston area, which draws groundwater from three aquifers for municipal and commercial water supplies.
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