Water & Wastewater Treatment News For The Power Generation Industry

  1. Almar Water Solutions To Acquire Mubadala Infrastructure Partners’ Investment In Muharraq Sewage Treatment Plant In Bahrain
    5/9/2019

    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.

  2. AQUAVISTA, Veolia’s Digital Platform, Chosen To Support The Wastewater Operation At Major US Power Plant
    4/30/2019

    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.

  3. Duke Energy Reaches $10M Commitment To Support Waterways In The Carolinas
    4/24/2019

    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.

  4. Solar Powered Desalination Offers Hope Of A Global Shift In Agriculture
    4/17/2019

    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.

  5. 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
    4/11/2019

    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.

  6. Veolia Supplies Packaged Boiler Water Treatment Plant To Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant In Tanzania
    4/8/2019

    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.

  7. EPRI 2019 Generation Technology Transfer Award
    3/27/2019

    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.

  8. Drought Effects On Aging Power Plants May Be Larger Than Expected
    3/26/2019

    Older power plants with once-through cooling systems generate about a third of all U.S. electricity, but their future generating capacity will be undercut by droughts and rising water temperatures linked to climate change.

  9. Ducon Receives Order For A 2x300 MW FGD System From China
    3/20/2019

    Ducon Group's Ducon Infratechnologies Ltd. announced recently that Ducon has received an order to supply a Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) system on a 2x300 MW coal-fired plant from Harbin Boiler Group in China.

  10. Keystone Power Holdings Completes Solar Project For Penns Grove Sewerage Authority
    3/19/2019

    Today, Keystone Power Holdings, LLC (Keystone) and Penns Grove Sewerage Authority (PGSA) announced the completion of a solar energy project that will significantly reduce the sewer authority's energy costs.