Power, Oil & Gas

The power, oil and gas markets are three of the largest industrial water and wastewater markets. The power market includes electrical and thermal power plants, where water and wastewater treatment for zero liquid discharge and cooling tower blowdown is common. The oil market includes refineries and oil drilling operations and the technologies used to treat water and wastewater in the process. The gas market includes natural gas production and fracking operations where water and wastewater treatment as well as water reuse with remediated water.

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Apr 15 2022
Xylem Supports the Development of a Custom Hydroelectric Station to Power Local Communities Renewable methods of power generation are becoming…
Mar 25 2022
Across the U.S., thousands of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) sources contaminate groundwater and threaten public water supplies.…
industrial water
Peristaltic pumps play an imperative role in the success of wastewater-treatment operations, especially because they can handle the varying materials (particulate-laden water and treatment chemicals) that must be pumped.
Mar 4 2022
The oil & gas production industry is one of the most complicated operational environments.  To meet the demands of this tough application, liquid…
Feb 17 2022
Publicly-held Cyber Enviro-Tech, Inc. announced the deployment of its first downhole pump and related oil production and water filtration…
Jan 21 2022
Rotork plc ("Rotork"), the global flow control and instrumentation group, announced the appointment of Kiet Huynh as CEO. Kiet is currently managing…
Jan 21 2022
The increase in population and the industrial activities are driving the demand for clean and fresh water.  The demand is also influenced by various…
Jan 3 2022
What is the Flue Gas Desulfurization Process? Flue gas desulfurization is the process of removing sulphur compounds from the exhaust emissions of…
water-reuse
The WaterHub at Philip Morris USA meets Level 1 recycled water treatment standards in Virginia.
Nov 9 2021
The WaterHub at Philip Morris USA (PMUSA) is an eco-engineered wastewater reclamation and reuse system operating in Richmond, Virginia. This facility…
Oct 11 2021
Alanco Energy Services was fined in connection with ongoing violations, including for violations involving a well that was drilled on the site but…
Oct 4 2021
An oil spill about five miles off the coast of Huntington Beach, California, left 3,000 barrels' worth of oil pouring into the Pacific Ocean.…
Aug 20 2021
Intrepid Potash announced it was reviewing its options following a court ruling that determined the miner no longer has water rights for commercial…
Aug 10 2021
Consistent power is critical to reliable operations. XiO’s AC Power and Generator Monitoring System keeps you informed of any interruptions in power…
Jun 15 2021
With aging water infrastructure, one often faces dwindling efficiency, insufficient capacity, and lost abilty to meet new regulations. A decades old…
Jun 8 2021
The TracXP TXP-T40 is a highly configurable fixed gas detector supporting single or dual sensor applications in C1D1 or C1D2 environments. Local and…
Kevin Morley
Kevin Morley, manager of federal relations for AWWA
May 13 2021
The principle of resilience reminds me of Aesop’s fable about the ants and the grasshopper. In the story, the ants diligently worked all summer to…
Feb 17 2021
Texas blackouts triggered by frozen power infrastructure have left millions of Texans without power, heat and essential services during a winter…
Nov 10 2020
A Dutch brewery is using iron powder as fuel to demonstrate its potential use as a carbon-free power source, according to the Globe and Mail. Since…
Oct 6 2020
Startup company Encore Green Environmental has officially launched its initiative to repurpose byproduct water from oil and gas drilling for…
Jul 20 2020
Portland officials closed the East End Beach on Sunday after the Portland Water District was notified of a malfunction that occurred at the nearby…
Jul 2 2020
The State Water Control Board issued a groundwater withdrawal permit to one of two natural gas plants planned by private developers in Charles City…
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