This new manual discusses the benefits of water conservation programs that are carefully designed and implemented. It is a water conservation planning guide for city water utilities that provides worksheets, steps, goals, and program participant responsibilities and roles. It also discusses water conservation rates, support for water pricing adjustments, involvement of various outside groups, obstacles to overcome, the efficient utilization of available sources of supply, public recognition and participation, and success measurement.For example, the City of San Josea#39;s primary reason for originally implementing a water conservation program was to reduce the wastewater flows to their regional wastewater facility. It may be instructive to Issue Perception Potential Solution note that while most wastewater treatment plants exceed their ability to treat ... The primary benefits are seen in reductions in Oaamp;M (trucking) costs and landfill space.
|Title||:||Water Conservation Programs - A Planning Manual|
|Author||:||American Water Works Association|
|Publisher||:||American Water Works Association - 2006|