Archive, Editorial, Infrastructure, Innovation

Cowboys, Spacemen and the New Frontier in Water

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Singapore is a world leader on water, and it reminds me of cowboys and spacemen. Bear with me and I will explain. The themes represented by cowboys and spacemen are fundamental to our relationship with the environment.  The cowboy view is premised on wide-open spaces and nearly infinite resources.  In the cowboy world, we advance by using resources – since

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Archive, Infrastructure, Innovation

Innovation at DC Water

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Take a look at the short video below. I am speaking about the extraordinary team that we have assembled to plan, research, assess and then design the world’s largest, and North America’s first, thermo-hydrolysis system to turn the solid material we remove from the wastewater at Blue Plains into heat, power, and a clean fertilizer.

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