TITLE

Half of water treatment sites at risk of flood

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;6/26/2009, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a report by Great Britain's Environment Agency, which showed that over half of all water pumping stations and treatment works are at risk of flooding. According to the agency, approximately 900 treatment sites and pumping stations are located in flood risk areas. The national assessment of flood risk also indicated that 28% of gas infrastructures and about 14% of electricity infrastructures are at flood risk areas.
ACCESSION #
43182259

 

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