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Smart Water business intelligence week 05/12/2022


Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) is a general-purpose model in which a technology provider operates and maintains equipment to collect, transmit, and process data, and the utility pays for the results delivered. In this interview with Meena Sankaran, founder and CEO of Ketos, she gives us her vision of the role of digital technologies in water management, and more specifically of DasS as a model that can accelerate the innovation of public services:

DaaS can enable operators to accelerate smart water adoption with a low-risk profile


New technologies can contribute to the development of flexible and sustainable management of urban water and to the sustainable use of water resources. A recent article published in the magazine Aqua & Gas by a team of researchers from the Eawag Water Research Institute shows the opportunities and risks involved:

Le tournant suisse du secteur de l’eau: attendre ou concevoir proactivement ?


2022 has been a particularly busy legislative year for the US water treatment industry. This year alone has seen a substantial increase in the number of state bills the Water Quality Association (WQA) is tracking – more than 300 pieces of legislation, up nearly 30% from 2021. This is partly due to significant investments in drinking water infrastructure through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (P.L. 117 – 58) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulatory actions, prompting increased focus on challenges and solutions in terms of drinking water at the state level:

USA Legislative Trends for the Water Treatment Industry


The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a financing agreement with the Argentinian government for a AED105.8 million ($28.8 million) project to build mineral processing plants. modern water systems and to rehabilitate and expand existing water stations in 26 villages in the province of Cordoba:

ADFD signs AED105.8m agreement with Argentina to modernise water infrastructure

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