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Beckley Sanitary Board receives national environmental honor

Beckley Sanitary Board has been awarded national recognition for the Ewart Avenue Stormwater iPond, a stormwater mitigation project that uses technology to reduce flooding. BSB General Manager Jeremiah Johnson accepted the National Environmental Achievement Award from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies in Napa, California, during the NACWA Winter Conference.

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Beckley Sanitary Board receives national environmental honor

Opti is Using Particle to Stop Floods Before They Start

Opti is revolutionizing the field of stormwater management with its Particle-powered Continuous Monitoring and Adaptive Control (CMAC) system. Their CMAC system proactively monitors weather forecasts and actuates drainage valves to minimize flooding and environmentally hazardous run-off. And with Particle, they’ve found a stable, scalable, and robust IoT platform to support their mission of public safety and sustainability.

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Opti is Using Particle to Stop Floods Before They Start

Using Azure cloud power to improve Kansas City’s water quality

Andy Shively is on a mission to save Kansas City Water ratepayers $1 billion, while delivering environmental benefits and enhancing the lives of those who make Missouri’s largest city their home. “It’s our responsibility to provide transparency to residents and to demonstrate the value of service being provided,” he said. “We take that responsibility to heart here in Kansas City. The Opti-Azure system helps us make our sewers smart and helps make the lives of Kansas Citians better.”

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Using Azure cloud power to improve Kansas City’s water quality
Anne Arundel County unveils new stormwater pond in Laurel, and it's smart

Anne Arundel County unveils new stormwater pond in Laurel, and it's smart

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Urban wetlands offer numerous benefits

Urban wetlands offer numerous benefits

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Six real-world cellular IoT applications

Six real-world cellular IoT applications

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Opti is Using Particle to Stop Floods Before They Start

Opti is Using Particle to Stop Floods Before They Start

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9 in 10 Millennials Want This 1 Quality in the Company They Work For

9 in 10 Millennials Want This 1 Quality in the Company They Work For

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Opti: This company wants to stop floods before they happen

Opti: This company wants to stop floods before they happen

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CMAC: The Smart Stormwater Management Solution

CMAC: The Smart Stormwater Management Solution

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A Total Eclipse of the Data

A Total Eclipse of the Data

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Optimization Opportunities - The Role of Optimization in Future Infrastructure Investments

Optimization Opportunities - The Role of Optimization in Future Infrastructure Investments

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Maryland Retrofit Project Improves Storm Water Management at Elementary School

Maryland Retrofit Project Improves Storm Water Management at Elementary School

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First water quality partnership signed under new Schuh initiative

First water quality partnership signed under new Schuh initiative

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ES&T's Best Papers of 2016

ES&T's Best Papers of 2016

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Water: Too Much, Too Little, Not Clean

Water: Too Much, Too Little, Not Clean

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For this smart garden, no worries when it rains and rains

For this smart garden, no worries when it rains and rains

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What's The Big Orange Box on Argyle? Science

What's The Big Orange Box on Argyle? Science

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How a Smart City Tackles Rainfall

How a Smart City Tackles Rainfall

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How a Smart City Tackles Rainfall

How a Smart City Tackles Rainfall

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How Big Data Can Help Little Green Infrastructure in Chicago

How Big Data Can Help Little Green Infrastructure in Chicago

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Five Vertical Integration Opportunities for Smart Water and Smart Cities

Five Vertical Integration Opportunities for Smart Water and Smart Cities

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From planning to permitting, stormwater apps help industrial property owners

From planning to permitting, stormwater apps help industrial property owners

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Smart Water - Smart Cities: A Cleantech Event

Smart Water - Smart Cities: A Cleantech Event

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The Dirty Truth: Why You Shouldn't Shower When It's Raining and what Opti's Cloud-Based IoT platform is Doing to Help

The Dirty Truth: Why You Shouldn't Shower When It's Raining and what Opti's Cloud-Based IoT platform is Doing to Help

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Can Opti Optimize Stormwater Management?

Can Opti Optimize Stormwater Management?

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How Opti Leverages the IoT to Improve Stormwater Management

How Opti Leverages the IoT to Improve Stormwater Management

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5 Innovations in Cyber-Water

5 Innovations in Cyber-Water

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Particle CEO Zach Supalla's Road Map for Navigating the IoT Frontier

Particle CEO Zach Supalla's Road Map for Navigating the IoT Frontier

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Featured Facility: Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) Provides Vision

Featured Facility: Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) Provides Vision

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Opti: Managing Stormwater for Sustainability at UChicago

Opti: Managing Stormwater for Sustainability at UChicago

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Water management in a changing environment

Water management in a changing environment

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High-tech water-saving system draws a crowd at North Hollywood home

High-tech water-saving system draws a crowd at North Hollywood home

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Stormcatcher System Collects Rain Water, Showcased to LA Residents

Stormcatcher System Collects Rain Water, Showcased to LA Residents

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How Technology Can Save Us from the Next Hurricane

How Technology Can Save Us from the Next Hurricane

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Water Pitch Night: Five Local Startups Pitch Their Water Innovation

Water Pitch Night: Five Local Startups Pitch Their Water Innovation

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These 10 Mass. companies are making waves in water tech

These 10 Mass. companies are making waves in water tech

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Technology Spotlight - Opti

Technology Spotlight - Opti

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The tech behind smart cities - Eliminating water pollution

The tech behind smart cities - Eliminating water pollution

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The Internet of Everything Meets Water

The Internet of Everything Meets Water

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Smart Meters Get All the Press, but 'Dumb' Meters Need Love, Too

Smart Meters Get All the Press, but 'Dumb' Meters Need Love, Too

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Marcus Quigley on how the Internet of Things is automating city systems

Marcus Quigley on how the Internet of Things is automating city systems

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Going Against the Flow: Green Tech, Sensors and Industrial Internet Make Sewer Systems Smart

Going Against the Flow: Green Tech, Sensors and Industrial Internet Make Sewer Systems Smart

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How the “Internet of Things” is turning cities into living organisms

How the “Internet of Things” is turning cities into living organisms

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