Latest Insights On Water & Wastewater Treatment For The Petroleum & Refining Industry

  1. The Future Of Fracking: Evaluating Emerging Technologies
    2/10/2015

    How can the U.S. and other countries profit from hydraulic fracturing AND protect water resources? New technologies hold the key to environmentally responsible shale-gas production.

  2. The Big Fracking Question: Is Drinking Water At Risk?
    12/5/2014

    Understanding the impacts of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) on source water, in both quantity and quality, is of vital importance to industry, the economy, and society. The latest research on the subject is presented, along with possible solutions to help overcome known and potential problems.

  3. Breakthrough Technology Is Good For Fracking — And The Environment
    12/1/2014

    The Department of Energy (DOE) is funding a demonstration project that remediates acid mine drainage water, providing both source water and useful byproducts for hydraulic fracturing operations.

  4. Water Management For Fracking Evolves
    11/19/2014

    To date, the bulk of analysis on the U.S. fracking industry has largely centered on well counts and oil and gas production.

  5. Radial Deionization—A 'Game Changer' For Water Recovery
    11/10/2014

    Atlantis Technologies has developed a new desalination device, and it might just be a game changer.

  6. Sun-Activated LilyPads Remove Contaminants Without Chemicals
    10/24/2014

    Puralytics LilyPads are hardly noticeable in the ponds, lakes, and catchment areas where they are deployed. Made of mesh and plastic, the flat, 1-meter diameter disks could even be confused for their plant namesake if not for their white color.

  7. Oil And Water Might Not Mix But They Certainly Like Each Other
    10/21/2014

    Paul Schuler, Americas Executive for GE Power and Water, is seeing companies doing things with water that he’s never seen before.

  8. Predicting The Worldwide Impact Of Water Scarcity On The Energy Sector
    9/26/2014

    As water is stretched and regulations around it tightened, the energy industry feels the burden. This can result in everything from reduced operations and higher costs for consumers to,in extreme cases, blackouts and gas and electricity shortages.

  9. “Indestructible” Membranes, Mobile Treatment Systems Make Water Recycling Easy
    7/31/2014

    Water reuse technology is quickly becoming the next big thing, says Bob Minella of Layne, a global water management, construction, and drilling company.

  10. Views From The Top: GE Water CEO On The Future Of Reuse
    7/1/2014

    Speaking on the state of the challenging water/wastewater treatment market — hampered in recent years by slow municipal growth — Heiner Markhoff, a leading voice in the water treatment technology market, sees “light at the end of the tunnel.” Find out why in this exclusive Q&A with Water Online.