Case Study: How the Nosedo WWTP increased hydraulic capacity thanks to digital intelligence

This was added to in 2019 by another equally great or even greater milestone. Since last year, the plant has implemented digital intelligence to optimise its operation. Public services company Metropolitana Milanese SpA decided...

IN DEPTH: ANALYSIS OF THE WASTE SECTOR IN 2019

We begin 2020 with FuturENVIRO’s first special issue of the year on waste, featuring our by now well established section entitled “In depth: Analysis of 2019”.  In this section, leading actors and trade associations from the...

IOT TECHNOLOGY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

IoT technology consists of remotely measuring and controlling “things” that were previously disconnected and it reaches people and objects that previously could not be reached. And, in the process, it also contributes to achieving the...

A DRONE FOR UNDERGROUND INSPECTION

  However, sewers whose size enables the entrance of people cannot be inspected in the same way. This is because their size goes hand-in-hand with a greater wastewater flow and a higher flow rate, making...

DINAPSIS: THE REVOLUTIONARY URBAN MANAGEMENT MODEL

  We live in a time of change thanks to digital transformation, a revolutionary process that has now made inroads into all areas of day-to-day life. Digitisation has opened up myriad possibilities for the enhancement...

RENEWABLE GAS PLANT IN SPAIN FOR TRANSPORT FUEL PRODUCTION

  This renewable gas plant was built within the framework of the Life Methamorphosis project, which has the objective of demonstrating innovative technologies. The project is coordinated by Aqualia and the project consortium is made...

PLASTICIRCLE OR HOW TO CLOSE THE LIGHT PLASTIC PACKAGING LOOP

  The district of Sant Marcel·lí in Valencia is the scenario for the first PlastiCircle pilot study. From May to October of this year, residents can participate in this initiative, which aims to foster the...

DIGITISATION A KEY LEVER FOR THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

The world population is expected to increase by 2,200 million in just 30 years. This means that the population will grow from the current figure of 7,600 million to 9,800 by 2050. Two thirds...

THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY: ECOLOGY AND WOMEN

Climate change occupies a central position within this concern for the environment. Euskadi’s contribution to climate change is small in quantitative terms (0.5% of total EU emissions). Nonetheless, since the basic principle governing international...

WIM: THE IOT PLATFORM FOR INDUSTRIAL WATER MANAGMENT & CONTROL

Wastewater generated by human activity is now a serious problem and one of the most important sources of contamination of our rivers and aquifers. Increasingly large volumes of wastewater with high pollutant loads make...