Technology to cut carbon emissions and adapt to climate change
Institute of Water member Neil Kitching has published a book on climate change and nature. Here, he explains how technology can be deployed to tackle the carbon emissions generated by water utilities and to adapt to the now inevitable impact of climate change.
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- Essex and Suffolk Water on the hunt for innovators to help solve bird-mess problem Essex and Suffolk Water is appealing for help to try and disperse flocks of gulls that are roosting at some of its sites.
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- Water Industry Awards 2021 open for entries Entries are now open for the Water Industry Awards 2021 - a unique chance to share and be recognised for outstanding innovation and achievement in the water sector.
- United Utilities to install ‘world's largest’ network of IoT water leak detectors United Utilities is about to build the “world's largest” network of water leak loggers, using powerful Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity, in the North West.