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Calculating Non-Revenue Water Using Volume Measurements

Non-revenue water, or unaccounted-for water, is water that is not billed and no payment is received.  Non-revenue water can cause large inefficiencies that result in a utility losing a significant amount of money over time. Utilities can conduct a water … Continue reading

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Education on Inflow and Infiltration

While watching TV last night, I noticed a home improvement show that was remodeling a wet basement in a town in New Hampshire. In the process of remodeling, they used a sealant on the outside of the basement. They had … Continue reading

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Upcoming EPA Webcast Series Begins June 12

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Water is hosting a series of webcasts based on Planning for Sustainability: A Handbook for Water and Wastewater Utilities. The first of the series, which begins June 12, 2012, will provide an … Continue reading

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Performance Contracting: Paying for Improvements Today with Guaranteed Future Savings

I recently read an article on Performance Contracting in Water Efficiency Magazine and realized that many operators in Kentucky may not be aware of this tool for accessing capital ($) to make essential infrastructure improvements. Today, we all are struggling … Continue reading

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Water Loss

As the demand for water continues to grow in our country, water loss is something that all facilities should evaluate and strive to improve. The amount of water loss experienced by facilities throughout the state of Kentucky varies immensely. In … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity in Bowling Green, KY

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities is now accepting applications for a Water Treatment Plant Operator for its Water-Wastewater Division. This position monitors water treatment processes and performs skilled work in the operation of the water treatment plant in order to produce … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity in Georgetown, KY

Georgetown Municipal Water & Sewer Service (GMWSS) is receiving applications for a Class III Water Treatment Plant Operator. This opportunity is a second shift position and will include rotating weekends. GMWSS is asking that only operators with a Water Treatment Plant … Continue reading

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