£100m storm water tunnel to be biggest in Scotland

Utility Scottish Water is to build a 3.1 mile-long wastewater tunnel in the south of Glasgow as part of the biggest upgrade of the city’s waste wat...

Desalination global news round-up

This week has again been a busy one in the international desalination scene, with Singapore’s Hyflux opening its Tuaspring plant...

Drinking Water Modernisation: A New Russian Revolution?

Covered by multiple public utilities known as vodokanals, Russia's water sector has not got the best reputation for efficient and modern service.

Veolia Environnement to sell stake in Berlinwasser through new agreement

Veolia Environnement announces the signature of an agreement with the Federal State of Berlin authorities to sell its 24.95% stake in Berlinwasser.

AD market expansion aims from Nijhuis UK acquisition

Dutch water company Nijhuis Water Technology has acquired UK firm H2OK Water and Energy to help grow its anaerobic digestion, waste to energy, wast...

UK could have four municipal desalination plants by 2050, says IChemE

Although the UK currently only has one major desalination plant in operation in London, the country could have at least four major municipal plants...

World Water Week: Event closes with call for focus on water development

World Water Week closed with a call for the UN to concentrate on water when considering the post-2015 global development agenda.

World Water Week: Dr. Peter Morgan receives 2013 Stockholm Water Prize

The Stockholm Water Prize was awarded to Dr. Peter Morgan of Zimbabwe on 9/5 for his improved water and sanitation technologies.

World Water Week: Drip-irrigation leader receives Stockholm Industry Water Award

The 2013 Stockholm Industry Water Award was given to Netafim on 9/3 at a ceremony during World Water Week in Stockholm.

Desalination global news

This week has seen some interesting developments in the global desalination market, including the allocation of AUS$2.5 million of funding for R&am...


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