Kurita Water Industries and Hitachi Launch a Co-creation to Implement Solution in Society and Build an Ecosystem for a Sustainable Society with “Zero Environmental Impact”

TOKYO, Jan 26, 2023 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Kurita Water Industries Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. recently concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) after reaching an agreement on launching a co-creation to implement solution in society and build an ecosystem with a focus on manufacturing industry and with a...

NASA to conduct first global water survey from space

Members of the international Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT) radar satellite mission test one of the antennas for the Ka-band Radar Interferometer instrument in a clean room at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California in 2022. (NASA / REUTERS) LOS ANGELES — A NASA-led international satellite mission was...

EU to tighten air, water pollution rules

Water steam rises from the cooling towers of the coal-fired power station of German energy giant RWE in Neurath, western Germany, on March 15, 2021. (PHOTO  / AFP) BRUSSELS - The European Commission on Wednesday adopted three proposals aimed at improving air, water and wastewater quality in the European Union...

MHI: Advanced light water reactor “SRZ-1200”

TOKYO, Sep 29, 2022 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) in collaboration with four Japanese PWR utilities*, has developed the conceptual design of an advanced light water reactor "SRZ-1200". This reactor has additional safety features when compared to conventional pressurized light water reactors. It is...

Fix salt water leaks or bursts quickly: Auditor

The Audit Commission has urged the Water Supplies Department to take measures to make sure leaky salt water mains, and those that have burst, are fixed as soon as possible. In its latest report released on Wednesday, the commission said 6,193 salt water main leaks were reported between January 2018...

Drinking fountains should be phased out: Auditor

The Director of Audit on Wednesday urged the government to quickly replace drinking fountains at its sports grounds to prevent the transmission of Covid-19. The Auditor said in his latest report that it should replace them with water dispensers for users to fill their bottles. The report said the drinking...