A global mining and metals company that was setting up aluminum smelter operations in India set a capital cost target 50 percent lower than the industry’s global average. The company then empowered its project teams to reach the goal—for example, by giving them greater freedom to make decisions about capital specifications and which low?cost equipment[…]
India and the European Union have signed a Rs 80-crore (about €12-million) agreement to recycle industrial and domestic waste water to provide water for irrigation purposes. This is good and there are many potential opportunities that need attention and project development. Read Business Line article at: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/agri-biz/india-eu-sign-rs-80cr-pact-to-recycle-waste-water/article4357068.ece
New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.environmental.frost.com), Analysis of Indian Water and Wastewater Treatment Equipment Market, finds that the market earned revenues of over INR 63.07 billion in 2011 and estimates this to reach INR 102.34 billion in 2016.
Click to see scanned image of the article This is an interesting article about water politics and National Water Policy(NWP). We feel that difficult situations would continue to arise and the only way to solve them is through better planning and engineering. We also feel that the NWP is outdated and needs to be revised[…]
The 24th Annual WateReuse Symposium will be held September 13-16 at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel in Seattle, WA. Attendees that register by July 20, 2009 will save up to $100 on registration fees. The Symposium will feature more than 100 technical presentations, pre-conference workshops, a forum on developing new EPA Water Reuse Guidelines, regional water[…]
The WateReuse Foundation and PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, signed a research agreement on May 18 to co-fund up to $5 million worth of research that will help water agencies worldwide provide a sustainable water supply, while enhancing the environment and protecting public health. The agreement was signed during the WateReuse Foundation’s 13th Annual Water[…]