Water Utilities Call on Big Data to Guide Pipe Replacements

The drinking water industry says aging infrastructure is its top challenge. Can AI help?

Septic System Pollution Contributes to Disease Outbreaks

More research and funding is needed to help understand the severity By…

WaterSmart Pulls Water Savings from the Cloud

Software company uses data to reboot the venerable water utility.

Celebrating with a Blue Streak

A new member of the Circle of Blue team introduces herself. If…

President Obama Signs Bill to Continue Funding National Drought Warning System

The National Integrated Drought Information System puts federal data in the hands of farmers, state officials, and businesses.

Texas A&M University Unveils North American Soil Moisture Database

The database is one step toward better information about the…

Isabella Bovolo

Guyana means “land of many waters” in a native Amerindian…

Rohini Nilekani

Rohini Nilekani began her career as a journalist and writer.…

The Stream, September 28: Brazil’s Agricultural Future Buoyed by Water

Days of heavy rainfall have swollen rivers in the United Kingdom,…

The Stream, January 24: Boosting Food Production

How can the world feed 9.5 billion people, the projected global…

Israeli Data Company Makes a Splash in the Water Industry

TaKaDu uses algorithms to save water, energy, and money for utility companies around the globe.

Infographic: China’s Wind Energy Sector is Global Leader

Wind generating capacity in China has reached more than 42 GW—the most of any country.