Process Energy - Water/Wastewater Efficiency

The Energy-Water Connection

Energy represents the largest controllable cost of providing water or wastewater services to the public. California water and wastewater agencies spend more than $500 million each year on energy costs. The Energy Commission's process energy office is dedicated to providing resources to help water professionals control these costs.

What You Will Find Here
  • Information on proven methods and technologies that can help eliminate unnecessary waste of energy and money
  • High quality, objective information on how to increase the efficiency of motors, pumps and blowers, improve control of processes and equipment, and many other cost-saving strategies
  • Water and wastewater information tailored to specific uses for each
  • Articles, fact sheets, reports and technical papers on a variety of subjects