A Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition (SCADA) system is an assemblage of computer and communications equipment that gathers, monitors, and […]
Innovative leadership and collaboration with the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation has allowed the Downers Grove Sanitary District WWTP to become a net-zero energy plant. Read how the district has reduced costs and increased resiliency by running their plant with bio-gas produced on site.
Wastewater treatment plants can benefit from many of the same strategies that make other buildings more efficient, but this smart […]
Most energy assessments identify energy efficiency measures to save facilities between 10% and 30% on annual energy costs. Sometimes the […]
Recently, the Caseyville Township Water Reclamation Facility received a free facility assessment from Illinois EPA’s Wastewater Treatment Plant Energy Assessment […]
Wastewater treatment facilities are commonly required to implement treatment processes that reduce effluent nutrient concentrations to levels that regulators deem […]
Read this case study from a Wastewater Treatment Plant in Carthage, TN that implemented energy efficiency measures to save energy […]
As spring approaches, many lagoon wastewater treatment facility operators are considering strategies for summer algae control. In one recent site […]