Environmental engineering

Illinois American Water Acquires City of Rosiclare Wastewater System and Drinking Water Production System

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:23pm

Illinois American Water President Justin Ladner today announced the companys acquisition of the City of Rosiclare wastewater system and drinking water production system.

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  • Illinois American Water President Justin Ladner today announced the companys acquisition of the City of Rosiclare wastewater system and drinking water production system.
  • According to Rosiclare Mayor Roy Tolbert, the sale of the wastewater system and water production system to Illinois American Water, supports Rosiclares future and ensures a viable community.
  • Illinois American Water is committed to upgrading the Rosiclare wastewater system and drinking water production system.
  • About Illinois American Water - Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.

Komax Mixing Technology Provides Solutions for Municipal Water Treatment

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:35pm

Municipal and wastewater treatment plants with large open channels face enormous challenges and need solutions to effectively treat and use the water flows.

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  • Municipal and wastewater treatment plants with large open channels face enormous challenges and need solutions to effectively treat and use the water flows.
  • Large open channels need treatment for both influent raw water streams coming into a water treatment plant and wastewater and effluent water from wastewater treatment plants.Chemical injection and accurate dispersions are needed before the water can be released or consumed.
  • The Komax channel static mixer utilizes non-clogging mixing technology for water treatment chemicals into water flowing through rectangular channels.
  • The channel static mixer is used in water treatment for both influent raw water and effluent water treatment.

Global flue gas desulfurization (FGD) market is forecast to grow from $ 15 billion in 2018 to $ 19 billion by 2024

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 7:22pm

Global Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Market, By Installation (Greenfield Vs. Brownfield & Revamp), By Type (Dry & Semi-dry FGD System Vs.

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  • Global Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Market, By Installation (Greenfield Vs. Brownfield & Revamp), By Type (Dry & Semi-dry FGD System Vs.
  • Flue gas desulfurization is a technology which removes sulfur dioxide (SO2) from the flue gas emitted by fossil fuel power plants prior to its release into the atmosphere.
  • In terms of type, flue gas desulfurization market is categorized into dry & semi-dry FGD system and wet FGD system.
  • Global Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) market is consolidated in nature and is dominated by few key players.

Insights into the Worldwide Flue Gas Desulfurization Industry to 2024 - Featuring Thermax, Hamon & Doosan Lentjes Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 9:59am

The "Global Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Market, by Installation (Greenfield Vs. Brownfield & Revamp), by Type (Dry & Semi-dry FGD System Vs.

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  • The "Global Flue Gas Desulfurization (FGD) Market, by Installation (Greenfield Vs. Brownfield & Revamp), by Type (Dry & Semi-dry FGD System Vs.
  • Wet FGD System), by End User (Power Generation, Chemical & Others), by Region, Competition, Forecast & Opportunities, 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Flue gas desulfurization is a technology which removes sulfur dioxide (SO2) from the flue gas emitted by fossil fuel power plants prior to its release into the atmosphere.
  • In terms of type, flue gas desulfurization market is categorized into dry & semi-dry FGD system and wet FGD system.

New permeable hardscape technology shows promise in urban flood mitigation and stormwater management.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:40pm

SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.

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  • SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • AquiPor's permeable hardscape material shows promise as an innovative solution for cities as they contend with stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • In conjunction with quality engineered designs, AquiPor's permeable hardscape material can help cities manage stormwater on a larger scale, without sacrificing usable space."
  • We're positioning our technology to be a practical and scalable stormwater infrastructure solution for years to come", says Johnson.

New permeable hardscape technology shows promise in urban flood mitigation and stormwater management.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 10:02pm

SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.

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  • SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • AquiPor's permeable hardscape material shows promise as an innovative solution for cities as they contend with stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • In conjunction with quality engineered designs, AquiPor's permeable hardscape material can help cities manage stormwater on a larger scale, without sacrificing usable space."
  • We're positioning our technology to be a practical and scalable stormwater infrastructure solution for years to come", says Johnson.

Launch of Sweden's Largest Carbon Capture and Storage Plant

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 8:30am

Within the pilot project `Preem CCS', the entire value chain will be analyzed - from the capture of carbon dioxide to its storage.

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  • Within the pilot project `Preem CCS', the entire value chain will be analyzed - from the capture of carbon dioxide to its storage.
  • Within the pilot project, the entire value chain will be evaluated - from carbon capture at the refinery, local storage, transport to the planned storage location off the Norwegian west coast and for the storage itself.
  • In 2020, the test facility will capture carbon dioxide from the flue gases from Preem's hydrogen gas plant at the Lysekil refinery.
  • "We see carbon capture and storage as a vital measure to reduce global carbon emissions.

BRE launches BREEAM USA In-Use Version 6 - update includes market-leading Resilience focus

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

BREEAM the worlds leading sustainability assessment method for buildings, infrastructure and communities announced the launch of BREEAM USA In-Use Version 6, a locally adapted version of the internationally renowned BREEAM program for existing buildings.

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  • BREEAM the worlds leading sustainability assessment method for buildings, infrastructure and communities announced the launch of BREEAM USA In-Use Version 6, a locally adapted version of the internationally renowned BREEAM program for existing buildings.
  • The update, the first since the program was first launched in 2016, includes new and improved criteria for the Commercial program (BREEAM USA In-Use V6 Commercial) and expanded to include the brand-new standard for Residential assets (BREEAM USA In-Use V6 Residential).
  • Another important component of the update is its increased focus on climate change adaptation and mitigation with the incorporation of a new Resilience category.
  • BREEAM USA In-Use Version 6 will carry out a phased transition from the 2016 version to make sure that assessors and clients have enough time before they have to upgrade.

Innovations in Biodiesel, Methanol Production, and Wastewater Treatment - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 9:18am

The "Innovations in Biodiesel, Methanol Production, and Wastewater Treatment" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Innovations in Biodiesel, Methanol Production, and Wastewater Treatment" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The TOE also provides intelligence on the use of lingo-cellulosic biomass for the production of synthetic fuels that can replace fossil fuels.
  • The TOE also features innovations in reclaiming ocean plastics and converting plastic waste into packaging solutions.
  • The TOE additionally provides insights on using cost-effective wastewater treatment processes for reducing micro-pollutants in the effluent stream and to recover valuable raw materials from sludge.

MHPS the Global Market Share Leader in 2019 for Flue Gas Desulfurization Systems

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 5:41am

- Top share with 37.2% of the global market, fifth time since 2014

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  • - Top share with 37.2% of the global market, fifth time since 2014
    - Contributing to a significant reduction in air pollutants, and improvement in the global environment
    YOKOHAMA, Japan, Apr 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS), achieved the top market share for flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems in 2019, securing 37.2% of the global market.
  • (1) According to a leading market research report, for the last six-year period, MHPS had the world's leading market share with 37%, delivering the systems with a combined 51,010 MW of output.
  • This is the fifth time that MHPS has obtained the top market share during this period.
  • MHPS also boasts a leading global market share for SCR systems, and is an industry leader.