WATER UTILITY MANAGEMENT ARTICLES

From Reactive to Proactive: Big Data Prevents Big Problems in Redmond, Ore.

An advanced metering infrastructure solution from Aclara Technologies helps the city of Redmond, Ore., locate non-revenue leaks, improve upon model accuracy, detect theft or damage, minimize revenu...

Rural Revenue: A Look at Small Water and Wastewater Utility Cost Challenges and Solutions

Small and rural water and wastewater utilities face many unique challenges, some far different compared to those of larger, urban facilities, particularly when it comes to managing capital costs. T...

Power of Digestion: Water Authority Embarks on Journey to Energy Neutrality with High Solids Thickening Digester

The Victor Valley Water Reclamation Authority in Hesperia, Calif., retrofitted one of its small digesters with Anaergia's Omnivore system. The technology processes waste streams with solid content ...

Pumped Storage: Using Water Towers, Aquifer Well Pumps to Generate Energy During Peak Demand Periods

One way to reduce demand and higher on-peak electric charges is to store excess power during off-peak periods and tap into this stored energy during on-peak periods. Pumped storage has been found t...

New public-private partnership to save DC up to $12M annually

DC Water is planning to employ the assistance of Veolia Water to implement operational and process improvements at the Washington Aqueduct.

Schneider Electric completes $4.7M energy-efficiency project in MO city

Schneider Electric has completed a $4.7-million facility improvement project with the city of Kirksville, Mo., as part of an energy savings performance contract.

SIWW to embody talent development, technology commercialization, industrial water solutions

Singapore International Water Week 2014 will bring together more than 20,000 attendees and 850 participating companies who have a collective interest in discovering innovative solutions to the worl...

Aclara appoints new CEO and president

Aclara Technologies has appointed Allan Connolly as chief executive officer and president of the company.

New report examines water security in U.S. water-scarce regions

According to a Charting New Waters report released by The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread, water and wastewater industry leaders are implored to develop a persuasive story about the potential seve...

How will material developments (such as graphene), innovation and research improve or change membrane desalination in the future?

As part of WWi's technology comparison series, we address the topic of membrane material innovation, particularly graphene.

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