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Contact-free indirect measurement
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The non-contact mode of measurement is very interesting for hygienic applications in the food-, pharmaceutical- and cosmetics industry, as well as for industrial applications with thick, adhesive and solid containing liquids. Experience has shown that conventional volumetric flow meters quickly come to their limit, while other measuring procedures are often very complex and/or are not suitable ...

Renewables could supply nearly a quarter of Africa’s energy by 2030
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The African continent could generate nearly a quarter of its energy needs through the use of clean, renewable energy by 2030, according to a new report published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The report, titled Africa 2030 – Roadmap for a Renewable Energy Future, found that a combination of modern renewable technology could realistically meet 22% of Africa’s ...

Woman awarded $1.6 million over DuPont chemical in water
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An Ohio woman was awarded $1.6 million Wednesday in the trial of a lawsuit that alleged a chemical from a DuPont Co. plant contaminated drinking water and contributed to her contracting kidney cancer. A jury awarded the damages to 59-year-old Carla Bartlett of Guysville in one of two cases that could influence thousands of similar lawsuits over the chemical giant's discharge of ...

Capping emissions from medium-sized combustion plants
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Proposed EU sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emission limits for medium-sized combustion plants, such as electricity generators or heating systems for domestic, residential or industrial use, were backed by MEPs on Wednesday. They had already been informally agreed with EU ministers. In areas where these emissions breach EU air quality standards, EU countries would be required to assess whether ...

Three Rivers joins the airTEXT air quality forecasting service
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We are delighted to welcome Three Rivers District Council to the airTEXT air quality and health forecasting service. Three Rivers residents can now sign up for free air quality alerts by SMS text message, email, voicemail, and Twitter. The forecasts are also available on free phone apps for Androidand iPhone. CERC and the District Council have worked ...

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    This two-day course to provide hands-on instruction on the use of AERMOD, the U.S. EPA's preferred computer model recommended for estimation of ambient impacts of air pollutants emitted from industrial sources. Students will gain experience using the multitude of productivity tools in BREEZE AERMOD. The course will also cover how to process results for the new short-term NO2 and SO2 standards using the brand-new too
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    This ½-day course is for environmental and maintenance personnel tasked with complying with the 40 CFR Part 82 ozone depleting substance (ODS) requirements. The course covers regulatory requirements regarding phase out schedules, labeling, stationary refrigerant systems (including leak repair provisions for equipment with refrigerant charge of >50 pounds), motor vehicle air conditioners, and halon fire s

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    Aquatech is the world`s leading trade exhibition for process, drinking and waste water. We hope you will all join (again) for the next show in 2015. Aquatech Amsterdam is a unique concept in Europe with a 100% focus on water. If you wish to have the preferred location on the floor plan, first comes first serve and profit from our early bird rate.

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    WQTC is AWWA`s second-largest conference, attracting approximately 1,500 attendees each year. This well-established and highly regarded conference is the meeting place for water quality professionals of all types.

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    This three-day course uses time-honored strategies to teach attendees how to set cost-based and defendable rates. Utilities are faced with escalating costs of operational and infrastructure improvements, expanding regulatory and environmental forces from government and public interest groups and public demand for clean and affordable water.
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    Join AMTA and AWWA in San Antonio in 2016 to explore how the latest developments in membrane technology can enhance water reliability and quality. Each year the conference reveals new directions in water and wastewater treatment technologies, desalting and membrane bioreactor applications.

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    ASIA 2016 will take place in Vientiane, Lao PDR 1-3 March 2016. The event is organized by The International Journal on Hydropower & Dams supported by ICOLD, IEA, Ministry of Energy and Mines, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Electricité du Laos, The Mekong River Commission, IFC and the World Bank. More than 500 delegates from 50 countries are expected to attend the event to discuss a

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    The 2015 Sustainable Water Management Conference is a unique, holistic event that brings together water sector or-ganizations to develop relevant, current sessions that water professionals need to be efficient now. Sustainable water management encompasses a multitude of interrelated topics and requires a broad and inclusive approach. This confer-ence seeks to combine technical presentations with in-depth discussio

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    The World Hydrogen Technologies Convention (WHTC), a leading technical and commercial event for the global hydrogen energy and fuel cell community, will be held at Australian Technology Park, Sydney on October 11-14, 2015, hosted by the Australian Association for Hydrogen Energy (AAHE). The opportunity for Sydney to host WHTC could have not come at a better time. All the stars are aligned for 2015 to be a watershe

  • 2015 Gasification Technologies Conference
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    The Gasification Technologies Council (GTC) will host its annual Gasification Technologies Conference in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the Broadmoor. The conference covers major gasification applications, such as biomass and waste, coal and petroleum coke, global project updates, equipment advances, gasification for fuels and chemicals, and plant economics. We will be issuing a call for presentations in mid-Januar

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