Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Power Generation Industry

  1. Veolia To Supply Raw Water And Demineralized Water Systems For Hickory Run Energy Power Station
    12/12/2017

    The 1,000 mega-watt combined-cycle natural gas facility, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, is currently in the construction phase with a commercial operation date of April 2020. When completed, Hickory Run will provide efficient, clean and reliable power to the PJM Electric Market.

  2. ACWA Power Led Consortium With Veolia And DIDIC Awarded Salalah IWP Project
    12/11/2017

    An ACWA Power led consortium with Veolia and DIDIC has been awarded the Salalah Independent Water Project by the Oman Power and Water Procurement Company SAOC (OPWP) on 7 December 2017.

  3. Eversource Completes Acquisition Of Aquarion Water Company
    12/4/2017

    Eversource achieved an important milestone recently, closing on its purchase of the Aquarion Water Company and in the process becoming the only U.S.-based electric utility to also own a water utility.

  4. Veolia Will Treat The Springvale Mount Piper Power Plant Wastewater In Australia
    12/4/2017

    Springvale Joint Venture and EnergyAustralia has selected Veolia to deliver and operate the new Springvale Mount Piper Power Station Water Treatment Plant. Veolia will operate and maintain the plant and a pipeline linking the 2 sites under a 15 year contract.

  5. Emerson Introduces Scalable Automation Technology Designed For Fast-Growing Renewable Power And Microgrid Markets
    11/30/2017

    Emerson, a global technology and engineering company, today launched automation technology for utilities and independent power producers that rely more and more on diverse renewable energy sources and that serve the fast-growing microgrid market.

  6. Osmoflo Deliver Fast Track Water Treatment Project For APR Energy To Help Secure Electricity Supply In South Australia
    11/24/2017

    Osmoflo, a global leader in the design, construction and operation of water treatment plants with head office in South Australia, has announced the delivery of a water treatment solution for a fast track power generation project in South Australia for APR Energy.

  7. Akuo Energy And Mascara Renewable Water Have Signed A Partnership Agreement
    11/15/2017

    Mascara Renewable Water, a company specialising in water treatment using renewable energy, and Akuo Energy, leading French IPP in renewable energy, have signed a partnership agreement to develop projects combining green energy production and water production via solar desalination.

  8. UCI Chemists’ Solar-Powered Device Generates Electricity Through Ion Transport
    11/15/2017

    By binding photosensitive dyes to common plastic membranes and adding water, chemists at the University of California, Irvine have made a new type of solar power generator. The device is similar to familiar silicon photovoltaic cells but differs in a fundamental way: Instead of being produced via electrons, its electricity comes from the motion of ions.

  9. Mirfa Independent Water And Power Plant Commences Full Operation In Abu Dhabi
    11/7/2017

    Continuing to consolidate its presence as a leader in the production of water and power projects in the Middle East region, ENGIE announces the full commercial operation of the Mirfa Independent Water and Power Plant (IWPP) project, located 160 kilometers away from Abu Dhabi.

  10. High Molybdenum In Wisconsin Wells Not From Coal Ash
    11/1/2017

    When high levels of the trace element molybdenum (mah-LIB-den-um) were discovered in drinking-water wells in southeastern Wisconsin, the region’s numerous coal ash disposal sites seemed to be a likely source of the contamination.