Case Study

Sunlight-Blocking Covers Control Algae, Reduce Operational Costs At California Utility

Source: Evoqua Water Technologies
Sunlight-Blocking Covers Control Algae, Reduce Operational Costs At California Utility

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​The Santa Clara Valley Water District (the District) manages an integrated water resources system that includes the supply of clean, safe water, flood protection, and stewardship of streams on behalf of Santa Clara County's 1.8 million residents. The district effectively manages 10 dams and surface water reservoirs, three water treatment plants, an advanced recycled water purification center, a state-of-the-art water quality laboratory, nearly 400 acres (162 hectares) of groundwater recharge ponds, and more than 275 miles (443 km) of streams.