7 Results for water-energy nexus

Lystek International has announced that it has commissioned the installment of its low temperature Thermal Hydrolysis Process at the City of St. Cloud, Minnesota, as part of the city’s Nutrient Recovery and Reuse (NR2) Project. “The Lystek system is a key element in the NR2 project and, together with St. Cloud and…

October 05, 2018 @ 11:39am

The report, Every Drop Counts, released this week by the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario, is exactly what’s needed to move the water and wastewater sectors forward, according to stakeholders. Indra Maharjan, program manager, Energy Conservation and Climate Change at Ontario Clean Water Agency said, “I strongly believe this report will…

June 02, 2017 @ 12:22pm

At the City of Barrie’s May 8th General Committee meeting, Councillors approved the Climate Change Adaptation strategy, which will guide future planning to reduce the impacts of climate change on Barrie's physical, economic, social, and ecological systems. The strategy also puts forward a number of action items specific to water…

May 10, 2017 @ 10:49am

On Saturday, April 8th, the City of Nanaimo and Associated Engineering were recognized for the City's South Fork Water Treatment Plant, receiving an Award of Merit in the Civil and Municipal Infrastructure category. The award was for the South Fork Water Treatment Plant and recognized the city’s efforts in providing…

April 13, 2017 @ 9:06am

Following the United Nations projection that there could be a 40 per cent shortfall of water availability globally by 2030, the World Energy Council has released a report making recommendations to address global water-energy vulnerabilities. Energy is the second largest freshwater user after agriculture. And while the report notes that…

March 18, 2016 @ 2:01pm

[caption id="attachment_8582" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="John Taft (L) CEO of RBC Wealth Management and Burt Hammer, CEO of Hydrovolts."][/caption] Seattle-based Hydrovolts has taken the top prize of this year's Imagine H2O competition, the theme of which was the water-energy nexus. The winner and runners up were announced at the organization's Innovator's…

March 23, 2011 @ 2:11pm

The second $100,000 Imagine H2O competition has launched its call for entries. This year, the theme is the water-energy nexus—innovations could focus on a number of areas including water heating/cooling, pumping and transport or low energy treatment. Entries will be accepted September 1 to November 15, 2010. “Opportunities for saving…

September 03, 2010 @ 9:14am