8 articles in Denmark
Singapore-listed engineer Darco Water Technologies, which is particularly strong in the Malaysian microelectronics industry, has initiated a pilot project using forward osmosis membranes from Denmark’s Aquaporin on semiconductor wastewater streams.
Luis Castilla has been promoted to head up the Infrastructure, Water and Services division of Acciona from January 2014.
Hungarian wastewater treatment specialist Organica Water completed its Series B funding round earlier this month after securing additional funds from WLR China Energy Infrastructure Fund, a three-way private equity venture involving Huaneng Capital, Invesco and WL Ross.
A 6.8% rise in global water tariffs masks significant changes in the way local authorities calculate their rates. David Zetland gets behind the numbers.
The global financial crisis might have provided a good reason for water utilities to hold back on water and wastewater charges. This year’s survey shows continued above inflation rises.
This year’s GWI/OECD water tariff survey shows some movement in Eastern Europe and parts of the US, though Africa, Latin America and much of Asia sleep on. What is the story behind the numbers?
* The results of our latest water tariff survey are revealed in this month’s Market Profile.
* UK water provider, Severn Trent will refund the £7 million overcharged to customers.