Archive | September, 2012

ADS Environmental Services Announces New IntelliServe

Huntsville, AL (1 October, 2012) ADS Environmental Services® is proud to introduce IntelliServe II, our newest version of the IntelliServe platform.  IntelliServe II is designed to provide web-based data collection and analysis for collection system managers with temporary or permanent environmental data metering and in particular wastewater flow metering networks.  IntelliServe II provides direct access […]

Aclara to Deploy Integrated Consumer Engagement and Demand Response Solutions at Fort Collins Utilities

ST. LOUIS — Sept. 26 , 2012 — Aclara®, a leader in intelligent infrastructure technologies for utilities and part of the Utility Solutions Group of ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE), today announces a contract with the City of Fort Collins Utilities to deploy an integrated consumer engagement and demand response solution. The comprehensive system will share […]

Palatka Gas Authority to Implement Aclara STAR Network  Advanced Metering Infrastructure

CLEVELAND – Sept. 24, 2012 – Florida’s Palatka Gas Authority is implementing the STAR Network advanced metering infrastructure to automatically read the 3,500 commercial and residential natural gas meters that PGA serves. Aclara is a leader in Intelligent Infrastructure solutions and part of the Utility Solutions Group of ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE). Palatka Gas […]

Global Expert on Cybersecurity, Nadya Bartol, Joins Utilities Telecom Council

Washington, DC — The Utilities Telecom Council (UTC) welcomes Nadya Bartol, global expert on cybersecurity, as Senior Cybersecurity Strategist. Bartol will lead UTC’s efforts in delivering a balanced, risk management approach for addressing evolving cybersecurity policy and threat environments.  Bartol joins UTC’s leadership team with over 17 years of cybersecurity experience with a premier global consulting […]

U.S. and Canada Sign Amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P. Jackson and Canada’s Minister of the Environment Peter Kent signed the newly amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement at a formal ceremony in Washington, D.C. First signed in 1972 and last amended in 1987, the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement is a model of binational cooperation to protect […]

DC Water General Manager: Serve Tap Water at Presidential Inauguration

Citing the quality and value of tap water, George Hawkins, DC Water general manager, appealed to the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies to offer tap water as a beverage choice during the 57th Presidential Inauguration Ceremonies. In a recent announcement, you selected bottled Saratoga Spring Water for inaugural ceremonial  events when local tap water is a clean […]

Direct Potable Reuse Takes Hold in Texas

As the saying goes, “Everything is bigger in Texas”. Water reuse, including direct non-potable and indirect potable reuse (IPR), is no exception.  In 2010, Texas water reuse projects recycled over 260B gallons of water. That’s enough water to completely fill the new Dallas Cowboys Stadium 335,076 times over. This number is expected to double by […]

Aclara to Deploy Consumer Engagement Software Solution at Sacramento Municipal Utility District

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — September 11, 2012 — Aclara®, a leader in Intelligent Infrastructure technologies for utilities and part of the Utility Solutions Group of ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE), today announces a contract with Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) to deploy its best-in-class consumer engagement software platform. This comprehensive solution will increase energy literacy, engagement, […]

WaterReuse Research Foundation Issues RFP on Management of Legionella in Recycled Water Systems

The WaterReuse Research Foundation (WRRF) has issued a request-for-proposal titled “Development of a Risk Management Strategy for Legionella in Recycled Water Systems”. WRRF seeks to understand and communicate the possibilities of exposure to Legionella within recycled water systems as well as develop control solutions so that water quality managers can mitigate the risks associated with […]