Water and Energy

Energy-efficient water management and energy production from waste water or the waste products resulting from the treatment are the central topics of the working group. Wastewater treatment requires about 35 kilowatt hours of electricity per year per connected inhabitant. Rising energy prices, increased cost pressure and targeted CO2 reduction make energy efficiency for wastewater treatment plant operators a major issue.

Energy production from waste products such as the use of digester gas for combined heat and power plants are measures to reduce the electricity costs of wastewater treatment plants and at the same time make good use of the waste products.

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Current information on Covid-19/Corona-Virus

As an industry association with an international focus and with numerous contacts and activities abroad, we take the developments around …

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New at GWP: CERAFILTEC

The specialist for ceramic flat sheet membranes focuses primarily on non-European emerging countries. COO Miriam Sartor will explain which market …

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New at GWP: Pydro GmbH

The start-up company has set itself the goal of minimizing water losses and saving energy at the same time through …

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The GWP Annual Conference 2020 – sponsorship opportunities

„The Future of the Water Industry” 17.-18.06.2020 from 9:00-18:00 Uhr, Hotel AMERON Berlin ABION Spreebogen Waterside Your sponsorship opportunities  More …

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