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Title:Tiny Bubbles Mean Big Energy Savings for Henry POTW: Micro-Bubble Aeration Improves Energy Efficiency at Wastewater Treatment Plant
Author(s):University of Illinois. Prairie Research Institute. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Technical Assistance Program
Subject(s):Wastewater treatment plants -- Energy conservation -- Illinois -- Case studies
Publicly owned treatment works -- Energy conservation -- Illinois -- Case studies
Geographic Coverage:Henry, IL
Abstract:With assistance provided through the Public Water Infrastructure Plant Efficiency Program, the City of Henry Publicly Owned Treatment Works (POTW) replaced their existing lagoon aeration system with Micro Bubble Diffusion (MBD) technology, resulting in significant energy cost savings and a reduction in the dissolved solids present in their treatment lagoons.
Issue Date:2021-09
Publisher:Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center
Series/Report:TN Series (Illinois Sustainable Technology Center) ; TN21-143
Public Water Infrastructure Plant Efficiency Program Case Study
Sponsor:U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy; State Energy Program Award number DE-EE0008646.
Date Available in IDEALS:2021-09-28

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