Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Power Generation Industry

  1. Star Renewable Energy Provides Scotland’s Largest Water Source Heat Pump For District Heating

    Star Renewable Energy welcomed local politician Patrick Harvie to the site last week to view its recently completed twin water source heat pump to be used at the £250m Queens Quay regeneration project

  2. Turning Wastewater Sludge Into Energy And Mineral Salts

    A system developed by EPFL spin-off TreaTech can turn sludge from wastewater treatment plants into mineral salts – which could be used in fertilizer, for example – and biogas. The firm’s research is being funded by several private- and public-sector entities, and a large-scale pilot plant is now being built.

  3. Almar Water Solutions To Acquire Mubadala Infrastructure Partners’ Investment In Muharraq Sewage Treatment Plant In Bahrain

    Almar Water Solutions (“Almar”), a leading water company in the region, announced that it has completed the acquisition of a Sewage Treatment Plant investment in Muharraq STP Company BSC (“MSC”) from Mubadala Infrastructure Partners (“MIP”), an emerging markets infrastructure fund manager.

  4. DEWA Adds 700MW To M-Station, Largest Power And Desalination Plant In UAE

    HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance, and President of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), inaugurated the extension project of M-Station in Jebel Ali, the largest power and desalination plant in the UAE

  5. AQUAVISTA, Veolia’s Digital Platform, Chosen To Support The Wastewater Operation At Major US Power Plant

    AQUAVISTA is Veolia Water Technologies’ cloud-based digital services platform and it will be customized and configured specifically for the treatment of wastewater at the power plant, providing an extra layer of support for Veolia’s operators.

  6. Duke Energy Reaches $10M Commitment To Support Waterways In The Carolinas

    Twelve organizations spanning 43 counties in North Carolina and South Carolina will receive $940,000 in new grants from Duke Energy’s Water Resources Fund to support environmental and wildlife programs.

  7. Solar Powered Desalination Offers Hope Of A Global Shift In Agriculture

    A revolution in irrigation that could secure water supplies and food production during drought is the goal of researchers at UNSW’s Global Water Institute.

  8. SoCalGas Awarded $3M California Energy Commission Grant To Advance New Technology That Creates Twice As Much Renewable Natural Gas From Wastewater Than Current Anaerobic Digestion Process

    Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced the California Energy Commission (CEC) has awarded the company a $3 million grant to fund the next phase of development of a new technology that doubles the amount of renewable energy created from the decomposition of organic material at wastewater treatment plants.

  9. Veolia Supplies Packaged Boiler Water Treatment Plant To Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant In Tanzania

    Veolia Water Technologies South Africa supplied a 10 m3/hour package plant to treat the boiler feed water at a natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Tanzania.

  10. EPRI 2019 Generation Technology Transfer Award

    Aaron Nickles, System Owner, Southern Company - Plant Bowen, and Tracy Underwood, Lab Team Leader, Southern Company - Bowen Georgia Power Company were recently selected to receive an Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) Generation Technology Transfer Award for Plant Bowen’s boiler feed water dechlorination using Hydro-Optic™ (HOD) UV — Atlantium’s environmentally friendly HOD UV technology.