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  • Asia–Pacific Analysis: Solving the water dilemma

    The Pacific islands are surrounded by water, yet inhabitants face severe water shortages. Crispin Maslog highlights potential solutions. As we approach the end of the 'Water for Life' Decade in 2015, concerns over water availability in the Pacific island nations have taken an urgent turn. In ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • ReportsnReports - Qatar Water Report Q2 2011

    Qatar Water Report Q2 2011  Qatar is a small country in terms of population, but it is one of the world’s largest water consumers on a per capita basis. More than half of the country’s water goes to the agricultural sector, but increasing demand is coming from the country’s growing urban ...


  • ReportsnReports - Qatar Water Report Q2 2010

    Qatar Water Report Q2 2010  Qatar is a small country in terms of population, but it is one of the world’s largest water consumers on a per capita basis. More than half of the country’s water goes to the agricultural sector, but increasing demand is coming from the country’s growing urban ...


  • All-Canadian Cleantech Index opens on Toronto Stock Exchange

    CEOs representing the companies selected for the Corporate Knights' Cleantech 10™ and Next 10 Cleantech lists, joined Eleanor Fritz, Director, Compliance and Disclosure, Toronto Stock Exchange to open the market today. Founded in 2002, Corporate Knights is an independent Canadian-based media company with an explicit focus on corporate responsibility. The Cleantech 10 and Next ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ReportsnReports - Qatar Water Report Q3 2010

    Qatar Water Report Q3 2010  Qatar is a small country in terms of population, but it is one of the world’s largest water consumers on a per capita basis. More than half of the country’s water goes to the agricultural sector, but increasing demand is coming from the country’s growing urban ...


  • Water Bags: Collapsible water container for water shortages

    Water Bags were developed to solve problems of water distribution during emergency situation. The bags are small and light and therefore easy for transportation. Once on the spot, the water bags allow fast distribution of treated water in safe and durable plastic containers. In addition, the water bags close the circle starting from water pumping, water treatment on the spot and finally safe ...


    By Trunz Water Systems AG

  • American Water’s 2011 Innovations Set the Stage for a Greener Industry in 2012

    Backed by a 125-year history of innovation, American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater services company, hopes to spur ...


    By American Water

  • 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

  • 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

  • The U.S. Virgin Islands: Promise, Problems, and Progress

    Forty miles east of Puerto Rico[1] in the heart of the Caribbean lays an island group known as the United States Virgin Islands (USVI). Made up of three main islands (St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John) and dozens of smaller islands, the USVI is known for its white sandy beaches and the year-round temperate ...

  • GE’s 2008 ecomagination revenues to rise 21% to US$17bn

    GE has affirmed that, amidst global economic turbulence, revenues from its range of energy efficient and environmentally advantageous products and services will surge 21% to $17 billion in 2008, while GE’s annual investment in cleaner research and development will pass $1.4 billion. “There is a green lining among the current economic stormclouds and GE customers and investors are benefiting,” ...


    By General Electric

  • Opportunities abound in the water industry amidst changing conditions

    The water industry has always been resilient in the rough economic conditions, with it being a matter of national interest and international importance, with one of its key functions being to support socioeconomic activities. With the water industry landscape rapidly changing with globalisation of economies and technologies, companies need to constantly reinvent themselves to stay ahead in the ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Abengoa Agrees to Sale of its 40 Percent Stake in Telvent to Schneider Electric

    Abengoa, the international company that develops innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has reached an agreement to sell its 40% stake in Telvent GIT, S.A. to Schneider Electric at a price of U.S. $40.00 per share. The transaction is subject to approvals from the European and U.S. competition authorities. The sale will be ...


    By Schneider Electric SE

  • Abu Dhabi`s Masdar initiative breaks ground on carbon-neutral city of the future

    Abu Dhabi today broke ground on Masdar City, the world's first zero-carbon, zero-waste, car-free city. The global milestone event was marked by the laying of a virtual cornerstone by His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and a visually stunning production depicting life in the city. In conjunction ...


    By MASDAR

  • Electro-chlorination to take top spot in water and wastewater disinfection systems market in India

    The increasing difficulty in meeting the growing water demand of industries in India is necessitating optimization of available water resources. Public pressure on industries to treat their effluents is also increasing; at the same time industries have become conscious about the quality of water and therefore, are adopting advanced disinfection systems to enhance its quality. Initiatives to ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Abengoa Consolidates its Commitment to the American Market with the Creation of its New Subsidiary, Abengoa US

    Abengoa (MCE: ABG), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has announced the creation of its new American subsidiary, Abengoa US, which will be responsible for all its businesses in the country. This initiative will help to consolidate the company's strong commitment to the US market. Abengoa US has ...


    By Abengoa

  • LG Sonic and American Water Announce innovative partnership to monitor and control algal blooms

    American Water, America’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, and LG Sonic, a Dutch manufacturer of algae control systems, today announced it has formed a partnership to perform ultrasonic algae control in water treatment plants. This makes LG Sonic the first European company that succeeded to become a ...


    By LG Sonic

  • CH2M Hill debuts on FORTUNE 500 where engineering and construction is second fastest growing industry

    CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, procurement, construction, and operations firm, has debuted on the FORTUNE 500 list, ranking number 436. The firm is also ranked among the top 10 largest Colorado-based companies. “The FORTUNE 500 ranking is a testament to our talented and dedicated employees who provide quality services to our clients every day,” says Lee McIntire, CH2M HILL chief ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Fluence Honored for Decentralized Water and Wastewater Treatment Solutions

    Visionary technical innovation and customer impact are cited by Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan recently announced that it´s awarding the 2018 Global Decentralized Water & Wastewater Treatment Company of the Year Award to Fluence. What does it take to win the award? According to Frost & Sullivan: To receive the Company of the Year Award […] ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Islands to call for COP21 recognition as climate change laboratories

    Small Islands Coming Together In Malta To Call On Paris Summit To Be Considered As Climate Change Laboratories Islands to issue joint paper at Greening the Islands conference requesting support for sustainable solutions Group includes islands aiming for 100% renewable status and going “fossil free” as well as leaders in water desalination and ...


    By The Green Consulting Group

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