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New partnership to deliver innovative wastewater treatment technologies to India, Switzerland

Royal HaskoningDHV and VA Tech Wabag have signed a 10-year Cooperation Agreement to deliver an innovative wastewater treatment technology that uses aerobic granular biomass to the countries of Indi...

Case Study: Pumps in Romania

Utilities today face several interlinked challenges when it comes to the transportation of wastewater.

Sniffing out utility “fatbergs” - grime fighting bloodhound set to work in England

To tackle the issue of fats, oils and grease (FOG) blocking its sewer networks, south coast based utility Southern Water decided to unleash its latest FOG fighter: a nine-stone former police dog...

Hybrid Desalination: The Best of Both Worlds?

Like many new technological ideas, it took over 20 years to see hybrid systems implemented on a large scale and adopted by the desalination industry, today primarily located in the Middle East Gulf...

Leader Focus: Closing the Water and Wastewater Supply Gap

Benedito Braga is at the helm of the World Water Council - speaking with world leaders to help improve the provision of water services. What impact has the Council had so far and what results have ...

Wastewater treatment to benefit 100 towns in China after ADB funding

The Asian Development Bank has signed a $300 million facility agreement with Sound Global to improve rural wastewater management using innovative technologies across the People’s Republic of China...

Desalination to account for 35% of membrane market

Global desalination will account for 35% of the $11 billion membrane market next year, driven by reuse and the necessity for pre-filter systems, according to a market update...

VIDEO: Desalination news round-up

Check out the latest global desalination news from the last two weeks...

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The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has selected 115 applicants to receive grants totalling $91 million from the Stormwater, Asset Management and Wastewater (SAW) program.

Is the right to water wrong?

The Republic of Ireland and Detroit in the US have both faced mass protests over water tariffs. How should utilities handle the issue?