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Energy Efficient Wastewater Management

Experts from Bremen and Durban were engaged in a working group that focused on increasing energy efficiency in the wastewater treatment process and investigated the potential for electricity generation in Durban’s treatment plants.

Specific areas of exchange included:

  • use of sludge gas to generate energy
  • conducting an energy analysis of sewage treatment plants
  • increasing the efficiency of pumps
  • short-term qualification in Bremen of employees from Durban
  • transfer of technological knowledge
  • internships in Durban for trainees from Bremen in the field of wastewater technology

More information about wastewater management in Durban.