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World’s top circular economy event brings economy reformers to Yokohama, Japan

22-10-2018
World Circular Economy Forum, WCEF 2018, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, Japan Ministry of the Environment

The second World Circular Economy Forum WCEF2018 is gaining huge international attention. This 22 to 24 October event in Yokohama, Japan has attracted economy reformers from over 70 countries. More than 1,000 attendees are examining how businesses can seize new opportunities, gain a competitive advantage through circular economy solutions and how …

Tokyo 2018 IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition closed with renewed focus on interdisciplinary collaboration to address global water challenges

17-10-2018
Tokyo 2018 IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, Netherlands, global water challenges

The Hague, Netherlands, 5 October 2018 - Our water future is in our hands. Under the theme “Shaping Our Water Future” the 2018 IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition gathered leading international water professionals together in Tokyo, from 16 to 21 September 2018, to discuss and present solutions that can bring transformative …

Water Environment Federation announces graduates of 2018 Water Leadership Institute

09-10-2018
Water Environment Federation, WEF, graduates of 2018 Water Leadership Institute

The Water Environment Federation proudly (WEF) announces the graduates of its Water Leadership Institute Class of 2018.   The Water Leadership Institute programme is aimed at educating and training emerging leaders and providing them with opportunities to build strong, lasting relationships within the water sector. The intensive …

Editor’s pickWWEM 2018 to focus on hot topics

08-10-2018
WWEM 2018, water, wastewater, environmental monitoring, Telford, U.K.

The organisers of WWEM 2018, the water, wastewater and environmental monitoring event, have published details of a comprehensive programme of conferences, seminars and workshops that will take place during the two-day event in Telford, United Kingdom (U.K.). Covering testing issues such as microplastics, nutrients and herbicides, the event will …

WEFTEC to begin on high note

26-09-2018
WEFTEC, 2018

The world’s largest annual water quality event will be held September 29-October 3 at the Morial Convention Centre in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (U.S.).  The Water Environment Federation’s 91st Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, known as WEFTEC, provides the latest developments, technologies, and services for …

Convergences World Forum 2018: Veolia presents its solutions for the "Cities of tomorrow"

20-09-2018
Veolia, Convergences World Forum 2018, Cities of tomorrow, sustainable cities and territories

On 3 and 4 September, in Paris, the 11th Convergences World Forum brought together 5,000 economic, political, associative and academic leaders from some 50 countries around the theme of "Make Society, Make Tomorrow". Five themes were discussed during these two days, nourishing a vision of a "Zero exclusion, Zero carbon, Zero poverty" world: "Good …

Editor’s pickVeolia Showcases Proven Hydrotech Discfilter Technology for Power Industry at POWER-GEN Asia 2018

19-09-2018
Veolia, Hydrotech Discfilter, POWER-GEN Asia 2018, customisation, cool water filtration

Jakarta, September 18, 2018 — Veolia Water Technologies, a leading water and wastewater solutions provider, showcases for the first time in Indonesia its trusted Hydrotech Discfilter technology for the power industry. Veolia’s participation at POWER-GEN Asia 2018 affirms the company’s commitment to provide power companies in the …

ABB AbilityTM-based digital innovations will be a game-changer in shaping power systems of the future

19-09-2018
ABB, digital innovations, CEPSI 2018, Kuala Lumpur, power systems, ABB AbilityTM Power Transformer

ABB will present its latest ABB AbilityTM-based technology solutions at CEPSI 2018 from September 17-21, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. CEPSI is a leading bi-annual electricity-supply conference in East Asia and the Western Pacific region, and ABB is a platinum sponsor this year.  According to the World Energy Council, global demand for energy …