Editor’s pickSingapore's fifth NEWater plant opens

The 50mgd plant will boost total NEWater capacity to meet 40% of Singapore’s water demand L to R: Mr Ng Joo Hee, PUB Chief Executive; Mr Tan Gee Paw, PUB Chairman; Mr Choi Shing Kwok, Permanent Secretary for Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources; Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources & Ministry of …

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Water fund manager eyes second fundraise

A US-based wastewater treatment company has revealed that it is considering raising a second fund, just weeks after it announced the first investment from its inaugural investment vehicle. Cambrian Innovation’s technology, called EcoVolt, treats wastewater at industrial sites while simultaneously generating clean energy. The company’s …


GF Piping Systems to Participate in the Integrated Water Management Summit as a …

Georg Fischer (GF) Piping Systems is set to be the Gold Sponsor for the Integrated Water Management Summit, scheduled for 3 to 4 May, 2017 in Dubai UAE. The summit, which is organised by UMS Conferences, will involve the participation of key government authorities and representatives from leading organisations in the Middle East. Supported by the …


Combatting water scarcity is an economic decision, not a technological problem …

While technologies may exist to ensure poor, developing-world farmers can access the water they need to grow enough food for their communities and countries, governments need to invest in them, said Perin Saint Ange, the Associate Vice-President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) en route to the Global Forum for Food and …


Analysis: Investment in Sustainable Irrigation Can Reduce Food Prices, Global …

Investments in increased irrigation and water use efficiency could substantially lower food prices for both staple and more nutrient-dense crops by 2030, according to new analyses summarized by Claudia Ringler, deputy director of the Environment and Production Technology Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). The …


Water & Wastewater Treatment Equipment Market Analysis By Product (Membrane …

The global water & wastewater treatment equipment market size is expected to reach approximately USD 103.41 billion by 2025, according to a new report conducted by Grand View Research, Inc. The rising demand for fresh water mainly owing to population explosion and industrialization across the globe is estimated to amplify the market growth …


UN agency eyes recycling wastewater for large-scale farming

With agricultural land thirsty and water increasingly scarce, the United Nations agricultural agency is on Thursday hosting an international event to discuss the use of municipal liquid waste for farming. “Properly managed, wastewater can be used safely to support crop production – directly through irrigation or indirectly by …


EPA water infrastructure project loan program launches with $1 billion

EPA has announced the availability of up to $1 billion under the new Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program, aimed at providing credit-worthy water supply and wastewater projects long-term, low-cost assistance through direct loans and loan guarantees. WIFIA brings another financing option for large infrastructure …


GWA income soars 30% as water rates continue to rise

Text: Gaynor D. Daleno / Retrieved from The Guam Daily The Guam Waterworks Authority collected much more money from customers than the amount GWA needed to provide power and wastewater services, according to an audit report released Tuesday. GWA’s revenues from water and wastewater customers reached $105.4 million in fiscal year …


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