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Local governments use date to address infrastructure issues
Nov 16 2017

As America’s infrastructure continues to degrade, the need to monitor its condition has grown. Utilities that are aware of their system’s...

Jan 9 2017

A first-of-its-kind biofuel research facility in Masdar City, Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates is currently operating as a way to tackle...

Nov 3 2016

At age 14, most students are more concerned with the terrifying specter of puberty than with improving drinking water quality worldwide. Not so of...

Jul 7 2015

Projections show that China anticipates a shortage of water over the next 15 years, and many other countries—including the U.S., as the...

May 4 2015

These days, more than ever before, water efficiency is important in California. While the state is on the edge...

Feb 9 2015

Water and energy are deeply connected, and in order to manage one properly, one must properly manage the other. Water and wastewater...

Jan 17 2012

In response to widespread concern over the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning...

Nov 9 2011

As executive director of the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC), Michael Deane navigates the organization toward new solutions to...

Oct 12 2011

As water scarcity becomes a farther-reaching issue, more public and private entities are turning to membranes as a water reclamation and reuse...

Oct 12 2011

As associate legislative director of the National Association of Counties (NACo), Erik Johnston works with the nation’s rural counties on...

Aug 18 2011

Water loss in distribution systems—both real and apparent—carries a hefty price tag, and utilities across the country are experiencing or...