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India to face water scarcity by 2025, report says
27 May, 2015
Supply and demand mismatch in India will turn it into a water scarce nation by 2025, reveals a study by EA...
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Thames Water to use renewable energy for its water and wastewater services in UK
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 UK based utility Thames Water has signed a £500m long-term deal with Haven Power to use 100% renewable energy for its water and wastewater...

Chinese researchers develop filtering technology to cut down wastewater from paper plant
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Researchers in China have developed a filtering technology solution that can result in zero discharge of...

Dubai completes Al Lusaily water reservoir
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has started operating Al Lusaily water reservoir, which can store up to 120 million gallons of desalinated water for the UAE...

Suez Environnement wins 15 year potable water supply contract in Paris, France
Friday, May 22, 2015 French utility firm Suez Environnement has won a long-term contract worth €234m from Gennevilliers Water Syndicate (SEPG) for supplying potable water to ten localities of Paris...

Irish Water to upgrade water and wastewater infrastructure for Kilkenny County
Friday, May 22, 2015 Ireland’s national water utility Irish Water in partnership with Kilkenny County Council will invest more than €21m to upgrade water and wastewater infrastructure in...

Wastewater re-use to gain importance in drought hit California, says report
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Dwindling water resources in California could boost support for wastewater re-use in the state to meet the demand, according to a new study conducted by the US based Bluefield...

Envirogen partners with Suez Environnement to offer wastewater solutions to power industry
Thursday, May 21, 2015 US based technology solution provider Envirogen has struck an alliance with French utility Suez Environnement to deliver water and wastewater treatment solutions for the power industry in...

Rio Tinto plans desalination plant to support Rossing uranium mine in Namibia
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Mining major Rio Tinto's Rossing Uranium unit in Namibia intends to conduct an environmental impact study for a planned water desalination facility in the...

California expands list of water contaminating oil field operations
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 California has expanded the list of oilfields operations which could be contaminating water sources during below ground oil well injection....

WWF urges UK businesses to assess their supply chain
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in the UK has urged industries in the country to evaluate their supply chains, both within the nation and internationally as report found 40% of the imports...

USDA funds water conservation initiatives in drought-stricken states
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Farmers and ranchers from the drought-hit states in the US will receive $21m from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to implement water conservation measures....

Suez Environnement completes watewater treatment system in Casablanca, Morocco
Monday, May 18, 2015 Lydec, a subsidiary of French utility Suez Environnement has completed construction and installation of the Anti-Pollution System on the East Coast of Greater Casablanca in...

Canada completes $820m Seymour-Capilano Filtration project
Monday, May 18, 2015 Canada has completed setting up the twin tunnels for the $820m Seymour-Capilano Filtration Project, which is expected to deliver safe drinking water to Metro Vancouver in British...

Puerto Rico to cut water supplies due to prolonged dry weather
Friday, May 15, 2015 Puerto Rico has ordered water rationing measures which can affect thousands of the residents and local businesses in the Caribbean island, forcing them to compromise on their daily showers or...

Severn Trent sells its water purification business to partner Industrie De Nora
Friday, May 15, 2015 UK based water firm Severn Trent has signed an agreement to sell its water purification business to its Italian joint venture partner Industrie De Nora....

Nestlé to turn its facilities into ‘zero water’ plants in drought hit California
Thursday, May 14, 2015 Food and beverage giant Nestlé will be investing in an innovating technology to turn its facilities into ‘zero water’ plants in order to conserve water in drought hit California,...

Danaher to acquire water solution developer Pall for $13.8bn
Thursday, May 14, 2015 US based industrial and healthcare equipment manufacturing firm Danaher has agreed to buy water systems manufacturer Pall for...

Praxair to supply vacuum pressure swing adsorption unit to Chinese water plant
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Beijing Praxair has signed a contract with Beijing Drainage Group to build, own and operate a vacuum pressure swing adsorption unit at its Gao Bei Dian Water Recycling Plant in Beijing....

Pemex partners with GWDP to upgrade its water and wastewater infrastructure in Mexico
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Mexican state-owned petroleum company Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Global Water Development Partners (GWDP) to develop water and...

Palestinian engineer invents desalination technology to meet water demand in Gaza
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 A Palestinian engineer Diaa Abu Assi has pioneered a system which can turn seawater potable and could be helpful to meet water shortage in Gaza....


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