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Earthworms and Water Fleas Trialled to Treat Waste Water

Innovative international study aiming to protect and improve water resources around the world

12 November 2019

Waste water treatment trial of Microvi shows promising results

A new technology which aims to revolutionise the way the world’s waste water can be processed has delivered promising results at an extensive UK trial

11 November 2019

District Heat Network Turns Up Heat In Stirling

A number of buildings in the Forthside area of Stirling are now receiving heat that’s generated from waste water – all thanks to a ground-breaking £6m project that’s now fully operational in the area. 

07 November 2019

Katrine Aqueduct Marks 160 Years with Queen Victoria Re-enactment

Katrine Aqueduct  celebrates milestone recognising its historic importance as a feat of engineering and the vital role it still plays in Scotland today

13 October 2019

Research Reveals Almost All Microplastics Removed from Drinking Water

Water industry calls for government and business to do more to tackle microplastics entering our water environment

09 September 2019

New Net Zero Emissions Drive Welcomed

We're leading the way in renewable technology and energy efficiency as Programme for Government tackles climate emergency

03 September 2019

First Minister Welcomes Heat from Waste Water Scheme

Nicola Sturgeon gives seal of approval to Stirling's £6 million green heat network during visit to UK's first energy hub

07 August 2019

Funding Announced for First Outer Hebrides Peatland Restoration Project

Funding for a new peatland restoration project which aims to improve water quality, tackle climate change and help protect wildlife in the Outer Hebrides has been confirmed in celebration of International Bog Day this weekend

26 July 2019

Digital Transformation Wins Top Industry Award for Scottish Water

Scottish Water wins a top award for a new digital app which cuts the time to connect customers to the water network from five days to five hours

17 July 2019

Blog: Exciting Time to Be Leading EurEau Wastewater Industry Collaboration – says Sarah Gillman

Sarah Gillman leads international team to futureproof services as she takes over as co-Chair of the EurEau network's wastewater committee

01 July 2019

Chief Executive Opens International Water Conference

Douglas Millican opens the IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, which is being co-hosted by Scottish Water

11 June 2019

Blog: A Rising Star - Rebecca Skuce

Project manager Rebecca Skuce talks about her experience in the Institute of Water Rising Stars programme

10 May 2019

Bo'ness Waste Water Test Centre Success

Development centre working at full capacity after launching less than three years ago

12 April 2019

Unlocking Industry Innovation

Our development centres and a world renowned research institute are leading global water industry innovation

30 January 2019

Pioneering Borders waste water site celebrates green efficiency milestone

A waste water treatment work in the Borders has become one of Scottish Water’s most self-sufficient energy sites

27 December 2018