Few people realize the important role water plays in our daily energy use, or the energy required to heat, treat, and supply water. Powering one 60-watt bulb for 12 hours a day over the course of a year can require 11,000 to 22,000 litres of water ? enough to fill a large tanker truck. Meanwhile, the electricity used for water treatment can be as much as one-third of a city?s energy bill.
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Waterform continues to meet more stringent efficiency goals with treatment plant equipment design, and new technology is enabling even smaller wastewater systems to derive power from bio-gas producing anaerobic treatment processes.