Funding Solutions & Insight for Utility Managers

  1. Roundtable Series: Achieving Energy Neutrality
    9/3/2015

    Wastewater is a renewable resource and a new trend in wastewater treatment is emerging: energy neutrality. In this third and final segment of the roundtable discussions, an expert panel discusses barriers to energy neutrality, but also what will open the door to setting a goal towards, and achieving, energy neutrality.

  2. The Top Water/Wastewater Infrastructure Projects In North America
    9/3/2015

    CG/LA Infrastructure has released its annual ‘Strategic 100 North America’ report, a ranking of the highest-value public projects set to move forward in the next 18 months, and only nine of the 100 are from the water/wastewater sector. What gives?

  3. Arsenic Update: Top Technologies Revealed
    8/27/2015

    The federal regulation for arsenic has been in place since 2002, and yet many utilities remain noncompliant. The culprit isn’t treatment capability, but cost. It happens that the most popular treatment technique is also quite expensive — but it doesn’t have to be.

  4. Stickney Phosphorus Reactor Lift
    7/30/2015

    Construction of the world’s largest phosphorus recovery facility continues at our Stickney Water Reclamation Plant. On July 22, one of three reactors was lifted, rotated and placed into the building. This time-lapse video shows a portion of the process which required approximately 50 minutes to complete.

  5. Making The Most Of AMI
    7/13/2015

    The notion of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), if not its practice, has become ubiquitous in the water industry. It’s hard to escape the feeling that following the evolution from manual to drive-by metering, the power and efficiency of AMI will soon become a utility standard.

  6. People Leverage Technology To Transform Plant Processes
    5/21/2015

    Regardless of how the many wastewater treatment plants across North America and the world are configured, their missions are the same. At the core of their operations, these facilities are charged with maximizing the efficiency of managing their wastewater and water resources.

  7. What’s Going On At The EPA?
    4/24/2015

    Three U.S. EPA officials share their perspective on the hottest topics in water and wastewater and the current state of rulemaking.

  8. 'Waters Of The U.S.' And WIFIA: A View From The States
    11/19/2014

    The president of the Association of Clean Water Agencies shares his thoughts on the controversial “Waters of the United States” rule and the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA).

  9. Financial Aid For Utilities: Do You Qualify?
    8/27/2014

    We have the technology to make treatment plants of the future, but innovation can be expensive. Enter the federal government, offering billions in loans to finance new builds and plant upgrades.

  10. The Surprising Money-Saving Solution For Utilities
    8/20/2014

    At first glance, promoting conservation would seem like a poor financial decision for utilities to make. Less water use equals less money right? Not always.