Strategies & Innovations
April 25, 2014 – Plans for District Energy systems are among several sustainability initiatives underway in Surrey, B.C. The systems will heat, cool and provide hot water to city facilities, reports the Surrey Leader. | READ MORE
April 8, 2014, Niskayuna, NY – Carbon dioxide, used for years to force crude oil out of old wells, likely will not replace water in fracking anytime soon because of technical challenges and limited infrastructure, says General Electric Co , which is studying the issue under a $10 billion research program.
March 3, 2014, Santa Fe, CA – Shaw Floors’ Tuftex division has received the Recycled Water Customer of the Year Award from the WateReuse Association’s California Section during the organization’s annual Awards of Excellence ceremony earlier this month.
March 3, 2014, CA – With California in the grips of drought, farmers throughout the state are using a mysterious and some say foolhardy tool for locating underground water: dowsers, or water witches, writes Jason Dearen for The Associated Press. |READ MORE
Feb. 12, New Delhi - India is looking to wean farmers from archaic power lines and expensive diesel fuel to running their water pumps with solar energy. The government is investigating the possibility of swapping 26 million ground water pumps for more efficient irrigation models powered by the sun, reports The Vancouver Sun. |READ MORE
Jan. 29, 2014, Mississauga, ON – Dirk Ruppert, the national business development manager for KSB Pumps, will be heading the new North American section of the German Water Partnership (GWP).
Jan. 14, 2013, Alberta – The Alberta government hopes community meetings this winter will bolster public confidence in how it manages water.
Jan. 11, 2013 – TandD Corp has introduced a new wireless data logger in its RTR-500 series.
Jan. 11, 2013, United States – Curious of what the ground water situation is like in the United States? Check out maps from the United States Geological Survey depicting ground water levels across the country. | READ MORE
Jan. 10, 2013, Mexico – A report by The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says Mexico's growing population and increasing threats of climate change will make water management in Mexico a national security issue, according to Environmental-Expert.com. | READ MORE
Cost-effective water level datalogger
I recently had a driller ask me what the minimum distance is between two wells for an open-loop ground-heat exchanger. It’s not an easy question to answer, as distance is not regulated.
A moderate slowdown in residential construction is on the horizon according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), causing many industry-related workers to wonder just how much of an impact it will have on their businesses. The answer depends largely on which province you operate in.
Jan. 9, 2013, India – Researchers from a German university say the city of Hyderabad is facing the threat of ground water degradation beyond recoverable level, according to the Deccan Chronicle. | READ MORE
It seems fitting that Henry Hanlon’s property should become a local point of reference: a landmark for travellers of Guelph’s countryside.

Subscription Centre

 
New Subscription
 
Already a Subscriber
 
Customer Service
 
View Digital Magazine Renew

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out more, read our Privacy Policy.