• 3 ways Xylem technology helps India solve water

    Enabling industry and municipalities to address growing water challenges.

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  • Xylem’s new 2030 sustainability commitments

    How we are accelerating our work to help solve the world’s water challenges.

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  • Steps to reducing nitrous oxide emissions

    What utilities can do to reduce N2O emissions in wastewater treatment.

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  • New industry models for water pipeline data

    The data models will help organize and communicate utility pipeline assessment data.

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  • Xylem launches pair of unique reuse beers

    Crafted from high-quality treated wastewater, the beers show the potential of recycled water.

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  • How PFAS regulations will impact the water sector

    Three Xylem experts discuss the new regulations and innovative technologies available.

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  • Xylem receives 42 prestigious RoSPA Awards

    How our health and safety initiatives drive a culture of care and well-being.

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Bringing energy efficiency to Stockholm’s subway network

Working alongside rail maintenance company Strukton, Xylem is helping to replace old pumps in the Stockholm subway system with new, energy efficient ones. The...

Xylem factory using sustainable thermal energy

At its plant in southern Sweden, Xylem has installed a thermal energy storage system that has reduced its energy usage by more than 67 percent. The Emmaboda...

Supplying water to the world’s tallest building

As the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai is an amazing feat of engineering. At 829.8 meters (2,722 feet), it is taller than two Empire State...

Designing HVAC centrifugal pumps for optimal efficiency

When developing HVAC centrifugal pumps, designers have traditionally aimed at a pump’s highest point of efficiency. Given the wide variation in flow and...

Energy-efficient pumping systems

Xylem’s Gavin Westworth has developed an index that could revolutionize the diagnostic aspect of pumping systems. His formula can quickly be used to determine...

The energy-water collision

The energy-water collision

In the United States power plants account for 41 percent of the country’s freshwater needs. In fact, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists, more water...