Resiliency Solutions & Insight for Utility Managers

  1. Energy-Water Nexus Lessons Learned From The State Of Texas
    3/27/2017

    By making strategic choices to maximize energy-water efficiencies, we can help protect our supplies in advance of our next drought. Here are three ways that work.

  2. A Guide For Effective Utility Management
    3/20/2017

    Updates to a seminal document for running water and wastewater utilities as efficiently as possible call for review by those facing new obstacles.

  3. What Happens When Water Becomes Unaffordable?
    2/27/2017

    Researchers project that water services will become unaffordable for over a third of American households in the near future. What does it really mean for so many to be priced out of a fundamental necessity?

  4. Study Adapts To New Coastal Flooding Reality
    2/21/2017

    A hurricane passes directly over New York City. In just one hour, the harbor rises 13 feet and floods over wharves, causing rivers on each side of the island city to converge.

  5. Meeting The Communications Challenges Of Harsh Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Environments
    2/16/2017

    Using ruggedized fiber optic cable, connectors and enclosures can ensure that network communications run reliably at high speed — far into the future.

  6. From Drought To Flooding: California Struggles With Turnaround
    2/15/2017

    In a drastic about-face, California has gone from historically desperate drought conditions to an inundation of water that has brought its own set of problems.

  7. Lowering Desalination’s Energy Footprint: Lessons From Israel
    2/1/2017

    There’s an old expression that whisky is for drinking and water is for fighting over. The Legislative Session is upon us again in Texas, and count on water being an issue, as it always is in this drought and flood-prone state.

  8. In Trump Era, A New Plan For Drinking Water Safety
    1/26/2017

    A U.S. EPA “call to action” for improving drinking water seems to lay the groundwork for the new president to address public health.

  9. Financing Infrastructure Through Environmental Impact
    1/25/2017

    With Environmental Impact Bonds, everyone can win. Shared risk means there are no big losers even if the project falls short.

  10. A Comprehensive Software Tool For Assessing Risk At Wastewater Treatment Plants
    1/25/2017

    Understanding risk is the first step to combating system failure and protecting the public and the environment from unsafe water.