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Sustainable Water Infrastructure Contacts

Pacific Southwest, Region 9

Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Islands, Tribal Nations

Water & Energy Efficiency in Water and Wastewater Facilities

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Step-By-Step Guide

step-by-step guide Step 1: BENCHMARK Step 2: AUDIT Step 3: IMPLEMENT Step 4: REPEAT

How can water and wastewater facilities operate more efficiently? By implementing energy efficient and water efficient management practices! Such practices have economic and environmental benefits: they can save money, reduce climate impacts and lead to sustainability.

Energy Efficiency & Water Efficiency

EPA has developed a step-by-step process to assist facilities to become more energy efficient:

  1. Benchmark Energy Use
  2. Audit Energy Use
  3. Implement Audit Recommendations
  4. Repeat

Please review our process and contact us if you have any questions or are interested in making your water or wastewater facility more efficient. Our home page lists trainings and other upcoming events that may be of interest to you as well.

EPA has also developed the following resources to assist facilities to become more water and energy efficient:

Pacific Southwest NewsroomPacific Southwest Programs Grants & FundingUS-Mexico Border News & EventsCareers About EPA Region 9 (Pacific Southwest)A-Z Index

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