A key to understanding the World Water Week: the water energy food nexus

The water energy food nexus shows the relations between water, energy and food resources and will be one of the topics of the World Water Week.

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Questions and Answers on the Desalination

Desalination supplies nearly 200 million people world-wide, and already represents more than 60% of the drinking water resource of some countries. It is estimated that this technology will be producing 2% of the total water consumed by 2015. Many questions are asked about desalination: here are some answers…

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Something out of the ordinary: wastewater treatment plant recycles sauerkraut juice !

A new wastewater treatment plant unlike any other goes into operation… Situated in the French district of Meistratzheim in the Ehn basin, the plant collects and treats the wastewater from 11 villages as well as the effluent from the area’s sauerkraut producers, which account for nearly 70% of France’s total production of sauerkraut !

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Water and energy: a close relationship

An Internet user has drawn our attention to the relationship between water and energy. He highlights the need to explore alternative ways of producing energy in order to power drinking water production and treatment facilities.

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