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Water and sewage case studies

These case studies are water and sewage related projects that have used at least one tool to assess sustainability. This has enabled an investigation of the usefulness of tool in highlighting sustainability and its role in the decision making process. Case studies that have been chosen could be complete, ongoing or due to take place in the next couple of years and can be of a building, neighbourhood, city or regional scale.

The information included has been obtained from interviews with project staff, other literature and websites.

Two levels of information are included; a brief description of the case study, the tools used and how they have had an impact on the project and also a more indepth description which provides more detail and sources of information, this is presented in .pdf format.

Construction of Municipal Waste Water Collector No 5, Samokov Municipality
Integration of two evaluation tools used at national and municipal level to achieve the construction of waste water collector.

Developing new methods for co-operation on groundwater protection: Water co-operation and project "Clean Water".
Colloboration between Copenhagen Energy and the local municipality water works in protecting groundwater resouces

Environmental monitoring in Breda
The Netherlands

Folehaven Green Laundry
Renovation of a communal laundry for existing non-profit housing development to include 'environmental' features.

Gowerton Outfall
Urban water infrastructure management

Harbour bathing in Copenhagen
Creating clean bathing areas in the city area of Copenhagen

Lyon Confluence Storm Water Management
Renovation of sewer and storm water network

Maurice Audin Storm Water Detention Basin
Transformation of a public-closed detention basin into a multifunctional hydraulic system.

Nefyn, Morfa Nefyn and Edern Sewage Treatment works
The restructuring of a sewage system for three villages in North West Wales.

Porte des Alpes storm water management.
Storm water management associated with an urban extension development.

Procedure for Environmental Assessment of local regulation in Copenhagen

Rehabilitation of water supply network in urban fields (CARE-W-ARP)
Rehabilitation of water supply network

Water savings in Copenhagen
Water saving campaign in Copenhagen