Water and Wastewater Features for February 2015

Water and Wastewater Features Archive

Heat recovery from wastewater Heat recovery from wastewater

In a district of the German city Frankfurt am Main, a new kind of passive house with 66 apartments and a daycare center is currently being built. The building will be incorporating heat recovery from domestic wastewater to make it even more energy efficient.

Sustainable solutions for rainwater capture Sustainable solutions for rainwater capture

Both industrialised and non-industrialised countries are bearing the burden of repeated storms, floods, droughts and temperature extremes. Alex Stephenson, operations director of Hydro International’s UK Stormwater Division, looks at sustainable solutions being developed for flood control and surface water treatment.