Utility Management News

  1. Research Contracts Awarded For Water Reuse Projects By The Water Research Foundation

    The Water Research Foundation recently awarded contracts for three water reuse projects: Evaluating Economic and Environmental Benefits of Water Reuse for Agriculture (Reuse-16-06), FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule: Opportunities and Impacts on Potential Water Reuse for Agricultural Irrigation (Reuse-16-07), and Demonstrating Real-Time Collection System Monitoring as Part of Enhanced Source Control for Potable Reuse (WRF-17-30).

  2. Backgrounder: WaterTAP Report: Water: The Next Frontier On The Path To A Low Carbon Economy, Released At GLOBE Forum 2018 On March 14th, 2018

    Climate change is impacting the supply of accessible clean water and requires the rapid adoption and deployment of energy efficient and low carbon energy responses.

  3. California To Add Recycled Water To Reservoirs

    California regulators approved new measures last week allowing treated recycled wastewater in state reservoirs.

  4. Report: Focus On Water Tech For Reliable, Cost Effective GHG Reductions

    Released recently at GLOBE Forum 2018, WaterTAP’s newest report “Water: The next frontier on the path to a low carbon economy” asserts that clean water technology is vital to meeting GHG emissions targets.

  5. Mintek To Showcase Mining Waste Treatment Process Technology

    Following years of research and development in intelligent process solutions for solid and liquid mine effluent, Mintek will, on 14, 15 and 16 March 2018, host a technology demonstration to showcase technologies at the Mintek Technology Demonstration site in Randfontein.

  6. Toilet-To-Tap: Gross To Think About, But How Does It Taste

    Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, recently published a study of recycled wastewater that did not focus on its safety-which has long been established-but rather its taste.

  7. IDE Technologies Opening Two Wastewater Reuse Demo Facilities In California

    IDE Technologies, a world leader in water treatment solutions, today announced that its technology will be used in two new wastewater reuse demo facilities in California: The Central Coast Blue Advanced Water Purification Demo Facility, in partnership with the City of Pismo Beach, and the Regional Recycled Water Advanced Purification Center Demo Facility, in partnership with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County.

  8. City Of Azusa Looks To The Future With Selection Of Sensus AMI Solution

    Though situated along the historic Route 66, the City of Azusa, California, views its utility services with an eye toward the future. That’s why the City’s utility, Azusa Light & Water (ALW), is upgrading its infrastructure with the latest smart metering technology.

  9. XPV Water Partners Welcomes George Hawkins As Executive In Residence

    George Hawkins, a leading thinker around utility transformation and innovation, joins XPV Water Partners, a sector-specific investor focused on growth companies related to the use, treatment and management of the world’s water resources, as an Executive in Residence.

  10. Seven Colleges Earn $10,000 Grants To Research Conservation Technologies, Programs Through World Water Forum

    Seven California colleges and universities have been selected to receive grants to fund proposals to develop new water conservation and supply technologies in support of a more sustainable water future, as part of the 2018 Southern California World Water Forum.