ENERGY MANAGEMENT ARTICLES

Nutrient recovery technology adoption needs change, says new report

Despite technology advances over the past half-century, effluent from water treatment plants still continue to pollute waters with nutrients and change is needed to achieve a “new utility model”...

Submersible mixers cut Italy wastewater treatment plant energy by 65 percent

A wastewater treatment plant in Italy has reduced its energy consumption by 65 percent by employing advanced submersible mixers.

Active Additives: A Solution for Aluminum Boiler Scaling and Corrosion

A study spearheaded by TGWT, a provider of clean technology, has confirmed that using purified tannin additives can eliminate scaling and corrosion in high- efficiency aluminum boilers.

EPA awards MD water utility manager for efficient renewable energy efforts

EPA will give Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission Energy Manager Robert Taylor the Individual Leadership Award for his energy efficiency leadership.

Shale Development Certification Program Opens Its Doors

In March 2013, a group of philanthropic foundations, environmental organizations and energy companies came together to form the Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD)

CA water company launches innovative small hydropower project

CA's Fontana Water Company announced that lawmakers and water company officials launched an innovative hydroelectric generation project that creates enough electricity to power a local water treatm...

Wastewater treatment plant to be site of largest NH solar project

The town of Peterborough, N.H., announced that its wastewater treatment plant will be the site of the state’s largest solar installation to date.

Energy management program at CA water district to improve distribution, costs

A Honeywell Building Solutions and CA East Valley Water District partnership will improve water distribution systems and reduce utility costs. 

Turkish power market to benefit from boiler island, CFB scrubber contract

Harbin Electric awarded a contract to a Foster Wheeler Global Power Group subsidiary for two circulating fluidized-bed boiler islands and flue gas scrubbers.

New 'resourcefulness index' finds need for overhaul of water utility industry state

Itron announced the release of the first-ever "Itron Resourcefulness Index," a global survey of the state of the utility industry.

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