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The power of IoT, AI, Blockchain and Hustle in #Water

By Chris Peacock | Nov 4, 2017

Sitting in a dark room with a muted screen, I ponder the implications of water enabled by technology. I’ve said it for years – the ROI on technologies for water that don’t actually touch, treat or move water will be HUGE. The capital costs are lower than installing pipes, pumps, treatments and conveyance systems and…

5 Reasons California Agriculture Will Not Buy Your Technology

By Chris Peacock | Nov 1, 2017

Originally posted by Christopher Peacock on LinkedIn Before I launch into this, realize one thing: California Agriculture DOES want tech. The farmers we have met with over the past 12 months, from small family farms to large corporate entities and everything in between, are excited about innovation in Agriculture. They see advancements in technology as…

12 months of learning @AQUAOSO

By Chris Peacock | Oct 24, 2017

Entrepreneurship is personal. It can be a lonely road. And starting any new venture is risky. Doing it in the water sector especially takes grit. #Waterpreneurship is not for everyone. For those undertaking the journey, there are abundant resources to help along the way, although most don’t capture the level of intensity necessary to move…

Avoid the Pitfalls of a Groundwater Credit Market

By Chris Peacock | Oct 10, 2017

There is a Better Way to Trade. AQUAOSO can assist you in navigating a groundwater credit market by providing the right water trading platform to collect high quality, transparent water data to help mitigate potential conflicts and act as a dispute resolution tool. You will save time and money while reducing overall risk. To learn more,…

Valley Ventures Accelerator Program

By Chris Peacock | Aug 30, 2017

PRESS RELEASE       For Immediate Release http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/aquaoso-accepted-by-valley-ventures-accelerator-program-water-management-platform-to-strengthen-agricultural-capabilities-300511374.html  AQUAOSO Accepted by Valley Ventures Accelerator Program Water Management Platform to Strengthen Agricultural Capabilities   Granite Bay, CA – August 30, 2017 – AQUAOSO™, an early-stage water management and trading platform that helps customers manage, identify, buy and sell water rights was recently accepted by Valley Ventures, a BlueTechValley…

AQUAOSO Launches Water Trading Platform in California

By Chris Peacock | Aug 1, 2017

PRESS RELEASE       For Immediate Release  AQUAOSO Launches Water Trading Platform in California Unifying California’s Fragmented Water Market with a Better Way to Trade Granite Bay, CA – July 31, 2017 – AQUAOSO™, an early-stage water management and trading platform that helps customers manage, identify, buy and sell water rights is launching a beta version of…

AQUAOSO Selected as Top 10 Idea by OpenIDEO Water Resilience Challenge

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release AQUAOSO Selected as Top 10 Idea by OpenIDEO Water Resilience Challenge CEO Christopher Peacock to Present New Platform at Sustainatopia Granite Bay, CA – May 8, 2017 – AQUAOSO™, an early-stage water management and trading platform that helps customers identify, manage, buy and sell water rights, continues to receive critical…

AQUAOSO Making Waves at the 8th Annual Entrepreneurs Showcase Accelerator

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release AQUAOSO Making Waves at the 8th Annual Entrepreneurs Showcase Accelerator New Water Rights Trading platform gaining significant support from tech organizations and investors Granite Bay, CA – May 1, 2017 – AQUAOSO™, an early-stage water management and trading platform that helps customers identify, manage, buy and sell water rights, has…

Top Idea in Water Resilience Challenge

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

We are honored to be identified as one of the top 10 ideas in openIDEO’s Water Resilience Challenge! As we look towards a more resilient water future, we encourage design thinking and open platforms to discover new technologies. Congratulations to all of the participants in this challenge!

Impact Investing – WATER!

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

Chris Peacock, AQUAOSO’s CEO, was interviewed as a water expert for the recently published “WATER, AN IMPACT INVESTMENT PRIMER FOR FAMILY OFFICES AND FOUNDATIONS” report. The report was completed in joint collaboration by The ImPact and CREO. Anyone interested in water investments should review this report – we are facing a critical time in the…

Impact Venture Capital’s accelerator program

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

The AQUAOSO team is thrilled to be part of the the 2017 impactVC Acclerator program in Sacramento. In less than 4-months, AQUAOSO is proving market value and stepping up to the challenge of helping build smarter water markets and working with buyers and sellers who are dissatisfied with the current non-transparent, expensive, high risk, manual…

B Corp Certification

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

We are excited to announce that we have officially been granted pending B Corporation Certification status with B Lab. Over the next year we will build on our commitment for AQUAOSO to be used as a force for good. Inc. Magazine has called B Corp Certification, “the highest standard for socially responsible businesses.” Our commitment…

What is AQUAOSO

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

At AQUAOSO(TM) we believe there is a better way to manage our water resources. Starting with the way we trade. Leveraging state of the art technologies, deep expertise in the water market, stakeholder engagement and a team rooted in California innovation, AQUAOSO delivers solutions to solve our existing and future water challenges. AQUAOSO is a…

AQUAOSO Launches

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

AQUAOSO, a water rights management and trading platform, will soon be launching from the lab of The Water Innovation Project. AQUAOSO is a technology platform designed to enable transparent, stakeholder engaged, water markets. It connects buyers, sellers and water managers to robust tools and analytics to save money and make more informed decisions. The platform…

The Team

By Chris Peacock | Jun 3, 2017

The AQUAOSO team members are highly dedicated to the water sector and include the brightest minds in the industry. Our team includes individuals with deep expertise in: water industry analysis and research; agriculture and stakeholder engagement; water market and policy design business strategy and operations; innovative technology, data analytics and platform development; and water law.…