Article | October 31, 2018

3 Steps To Scare Off Non-Revenue Water Loss

Source: Aclara

By Nancy Talley


This is the time of the year for ghouls, goblins, and things that go bump in the night. Of all the scary things that your water utility might confront on all hallows ‘eve, however, the most chilling might be unforeseen non-revenue water losses from leaks, theft or meter inaccuracies.

As water resources become scarcer and more expensive, water utilities will have to spend more finding and repairing the problems that cause non-revenue water loss. Yet, water loss control can be challenging, confusing, and time-consuming.