Energy Efficiency

Water and wastewater agencies constantly balance the need to meet growing population demand and increasingly stringent water quality regulations with facility expansions, while also consciously monitoring energy consumption and operational costs. Energy efficiency is more important than ever before. Read on for examples of excellence in energy efficiency.
WEF, American Biogas Council partner
Jun 23 2017

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Biogas Council (ABC) partnered to expand the conversion of organic waste into renewable...

Harris Williams & Co. leads purchase of Comverge by Itron
May 16 2017

Harris Williams & Co., a middle-market investment bank focused, announced the pending sale of Comverge Inc. to Itron Inc. Comverge is a...

xylem, doe, bell & gossett, targets, pumps
Apr 25 2017

Xylem Inc. brand Bell & Gossett announces its e-Series line of products achieves and...

kenosha, acec, water utility, grand water, resource recovery
Apr 18 2017

The Kenosha Water Utility was honored by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) with the Grand Award for its Energy Optimized...

brazil, rwl water, acquavit, water, wastewater, treatment
Mar 15 2017

RWL Water, a New York-based global water, wastewater and waste-to-energy company, has...

fuel, diesel, gas, fossil fuels, alternative, finished fuels, wastewater, energy
Jan 11 2017

A consortium led by the Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for award...

Jan 9 2017

Marrakech is Morocco’s fourth largest city, home to more than 1 million people. The city has seen rapid urban growth in recent years, causing...

blue sphere, grant, netherlands, holland, renewable energy, gas
Dec 30 2016

Blue Sphere Corp. (BLSP) announced that the Netherlands Enterprise Agency awarded the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Bluesphere Brabent B...

Nov 3 2016

Above: Covanta’s Energy-From-Waste facility in Tulsa, Okla., takes wastewater and puts it through a liquid direct injection process.

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Aug 2 2016

Water and wastewater agencies constantly balance the need to meet growing population demand and increasingly...

Farm, agriculture, water conservation
Jun 28 2016

The departments of Agriculture (USDA) and the Interior announced more than $47 million in investments to help water districts and producers on...

Innovation award, Spiral Water
Jun 21 2016

Spiral Water Technologies has received the Innovation Award for its proprietary Automatic Self Cleaning Filter. The award was presented by...

Messe München IFAT 2016 waste to energy
Dec 9 2015

Wastewater, sewage gas and sewage sludge are three waste products that contain valuable heat energy that can be recovered. The latest waste-to-...

Siemens Vienna Austria ebswien main sewage plant power generation
Dec 3 2015

Siemens will support the city of Vienna, Austria in optimizing its main sewage plant in terms of energy. For...

Water and Energy Sustainable Technology (WEST) Center University of Arizona Dow
Dec 1 2015

Dow Water & Process Solutions, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Co., celebrated the opening of the University of Arizona’s...

Veolia North America Greentown Labs boston clean technology
Nov 25 2015

Veolia North America, the company providing district energy to the Boston area, announced that it has become a...

Nov 19 2015

GE announced that with the completion of its Alstom acquisition, GE Power & Water and Alstom Power have combined to form GE Power....

waste-to-energy Blue Sphere Corporation
Nov 18 2015

Blue Sphere Corp., a clean energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, announced that two waste-to-energy plants...