Waves, not lipples

Bowen, Jan
April 2010
Utility Week;4/30/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p18
Trade Publication
The article offers suggestions on how the water companies in England and Wales can deliver their asset management plans from 2010 to 2015. The author suggests that the water industry should develop an infrastructure that can move and treat water in different ways in order to create a sustainable future. He adds that the industry must be able to match abstraction and usage to optimize the overall levels of water production and distribution. He also stresses the need to increase the levels of customer service by understanding the behavior of the customers.


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