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  • 1930s home goes green

    A 1930s house built in 2008 is about to undergo the first of three energy efficiency upgrades which will ultimately convert an energy inefficient house into a zero carbon home designed to meet the Government’s 2016 CO² targets for all new housing. The results of this research will be relevant to millions of householders across the UK. The University of Nottingham had to seek special ...

  • Southampton becomes the home of ‘Boaty McBoatface’

    A new yellow robot submarine, based at Southampton’s National Oceanography Centre (NOC), has been named Boaty McBoatface by Jo Johnson – Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation. The naming took place alongside the keel-laying ceremony of the UK’s new ...

  • Officials: Gasoline caused mystery odor in homes

    Gasoline-tainted groundwater caused the mysterious smell that led to a voluntary evacuation of more than 150 homes in suburban Philadelphia, authorities said Monday. The noxious odor primarily affected three townhouses in Skippack after contaminated water got into the sump pumps, officials said. Firefighters were flushing those pumps with fresh water and airing out the homes with fans on Monday ...


    By Associated Press

  • Go big or go home: instrumenting the nearshore

    Leaning over the side of the 22-foot boat and pulling up the first line of temperature sensors, oceanographer Jamie MacMahan described the state of the line as the worst bio-fouling he had ever seen. It was slimy and smelly. One down, 34 more to go. This was only a pilot project, but MacMahan’s mantra of ‘Go big or go home’ meant that more than 300 instruments were attached to ...


    By RBR Ltd.

  • Quirky + GE reveal blueprint for the connected home

    Quirky, the company that makes invention accessible, and GE (NYSE: GE) today unveiled their joint connected-home strategy focused on affordability, simplicity, and accessibility. The two companies debuted seven connected products — ranging from light switches to security sensors — that are available today on the new Wink.com. An ...


    By General Electric

  • GE scientists develop battery-free, multi-detection water wireless sensors

    GE Global Research, the technology development arm of the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), has announced a battery-free, multi-detection radio-frequency identification (RFID) sensing platform that could enable a wide range of low cost wireless sensing products in healthcare, security, food packaging, water treatment and pollution prevention. GE's unique RFID sensors are built on traditional ...


    By General Electric

  • Radar water level sensor undergoes river thames trial

    Environment Agency hydrologists have recently trialled a new radar water level sensor at a site by Molesey Lock on the River Thames near Hampton Court Palace. The sensor was installed during October 2008 and initial results indicate that significant time and cost savings are possible with the new technology. Water level measurements are taken at Molesey Lock for onward transmission to the ...


    By The OTT Hydromet Group

  • NIWA trials new generation air quality sensors

    For the past 12 months NIWA has been testing a prototype low-cost dust sensor package called ODIN, or Outdoor Dust Information Node. The first field trial is about to get under way in Rangiora, North Canterbury. Air quality scientist Dr Ian Longley says this new generation of low-cost sensors has the potential for communities to observe, understand and control their local air quality in a much ...

  • Belkin Unveils Echo Sensor Technology for Intelligent Use of Water, Energy and Natural Gas Resources

    Belkin, a trusted leader of technology solutions for office, classroom, IT infrastructure, and mobile environments, today introduced Echo, an advanced sensor technology system for ...

  • EchoPod Ultrasonic Level Sensor used in Florida`s Showcase Green Envirohome

    Promoted on FOX News as the 'Greenest House in the World,' Florida's Showcase Green Envirohome (FSGE™) has selected Flow Line Options (http://www.flowlineoptions.com/) EchoPod for its Greywater Reuse System. FSGE will soon be Florida's first residence to have a Graywater Reuse System installed for in-home use.Nonnie Chrystal, project manager for FSGE, explained ...


    By FLO-CORP

  • 3000W solar power water pump

    3000W solar power water pump is design for irrigation, 3000W solar power water pump is consist of 3000watt 380V three phase deep pump,3000watt solar pump inverter, and 4500 solar panel, the head l ...

  • 750W solar water pump for fountains

    This type of 750W solar water pump is designed for fountains, so called “solar water pump”.750W solar submersible pump is consist of 750W/380V three phase deep water pump,1000watt  ...

  • Water quality protected during dredging of Somerset Levels

    A special monitoring system is helping protect water quality on the Somerset Levels and Moors where a major dredging operation is under way following severe flooding. The system, which was supplied by OTT Hydrometry and installed by Wavelength Environmental, is designed to protect the river ecology by issuing email alerts if water quality deteriorates beyond pre-set conditions. Any such alerts ...


    By The OTT Hydromet Group

  • Culligan’s® New HE Water Softener Cuts Water, Salt and Energy Usage up to 46 Percent1

    Water is one of the most overlooked utilities in our homes, and new research by the Water Quality Research Foundation (WQRF) shows that highly efficient water use could be one of our greatest money and energy saving measures. The WQRF study – “Evaluation of Relative Effects of Hardness, Detergent Dose and Temperature to Evaluate Stain Removal ...


    By Culligan Water

  • MOE presents: provincial water monitoring networks

    Dave Rudolph – "Emerging Needs for Temporal and Spatial Data Precision" Dave Rudolph, with the University of Waterloo, started the symposium off with a very thought provoking presentation on the value of data. Dave used case studies to illustrate how different factors impact the quantity and quality of water resources, and how a small change can affect these conditions quickly and ...


    By Solinst Canada Ltd.

  • GE Highlights How It is Solving the Water Challenges of Today and Tomorrow at Singapore International Water Week 2014

    GE (NYSE: GE) will showcase its advanced energy-saving and efficient technologies, products and services designed to help industrial and municipal customers meet their toughest water challenges at Singapore International Water Week 2014, taking place June 1-5, 2014, in Singapore. “We are ...


    By General Electric

  • GE Highlights How It is Solving the Water Challenges of Today and Tomorrow at Singapore International Water Week 2014

    GE (NYSE: GE) will showcase its advanced energy-saving and efficient technologies, products and services designed to help industrial and municipal customers meet their toughest water challenges at Singapore International Water Week 2014, taking place June 1-5, 2014, in Singapore. "We are committed to developing technologies that enable our customers to achieve ...


    By General Electric

  • UF/IFAS Extension provides Suwannee farmers with valuable water-saving tool

    During most of this last year, Suwannee County farmer Sammy Starling never had to guess when he did—or didn’t—need to water his corn. With a new smart-agriculture technology, he could access soil moisture readings right from his phone, with updates every three hours. This information helped Starling determine when to turn on the irrigation system and when to skip a cycle. ...

  • Hollywood restaurants awarded princely sum of US$7,000 to save on water

    The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) presented the City of Hollywood with a US$6,987 Water Savings Incentive Program (WaterSIP) grant this week to aid in water conservation. The funding will be used to provide 100 low-flow restaurant pre-rinse valves to local restaurants and cafeterias in the city, in exchange for their old spray valves. The new valves will save more than ...

  • Third Edition of Singapore International Water Week Hits New Highs

    SIWW, Singapore, July 5, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - The recently concluded Singapore International Water Week 2010 (28 June to 2 July 2010) ended on a high note for many local and international water companies, where the total value of announcements for projects awarded, tenders, investments into Singapore and R&D MOUs exceeded S$2.8 billion, up by 27% from last year's S$2.2 billion. The event, ...


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