More extreme weather events

The water industry faces challenges that it can’t do anything about, and they’re getting tougher.

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Paraná not Paranoiá

Everyone’s heard of the River Amazon, right, but have you heard of the Paraná?

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Digital twin – a good idea but a long way off

“Digital twin” sounds so appealing.  But it’s phenomenally complicated and we’re at least a decade away from having any good ones in the water industry.

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Growth + climate change = pending water crisis in Idaho

The editorial board of the Idaho Statesman says: “Let’s sound the alarm now.”

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Oakley, Utah: no water, no new homes

Families play on the foreshore of depleted Rockport Reservoir near Oakley Utah.

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Isn’t a Tier 1 water shortage in fact a water crisis?

The USA is expected to declare its first “tier one” water shortage very shortly.

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Smoke pot, eat almonds, take a shower

No, it isn’t the latest get-slim-quick diet.  It’s a recipe for a water crisis.

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Data logging costs have doubled when they should have halved

Unless you’re using i2O, in which case they’ve halved.

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Mueller Water Products Acquires i2O Water, Ltd.

Mueller Water Products, Inc. today announced that it has acquired i2O Water, Ltd. (“i2O Water”), a provider of pressure management solutions for approximately $20 million in cash.

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COVID crisis masks water crisis

As the COVID crisis abates, what other crises will come to the fore?

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The democratisation of water quality

Water quality monitoring has traditionally been a specialist and centralised activity.

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USA requires improvements to cyber-security

Following the Solarwinds hack and ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline, US President Joe Biden has signed an Executive Order to improve US cyber-defences in light of recent attacks.

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