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City of Toronto working to address "no water" calls as a result of frozen water service pipes

Prolonged, extreme cold temperatures are having an impact on the water service pipes that deliver water to many homes and businesses. As a result, the City is receiving an unprecedented volume of calls from residents and businesses without water. 546 more words

Community Notice

Heeding the Warnings

I started this off with what I think is a statement photograph. I love the way the battle of the grayish-blue and orange sunrise above looks against the deadness of the tree in the foreground, and the light of the snow below. 914 more words

Saving Money

Kentucky Division of Water offers cold weather water pipe protection tips - Prevent pipes from freezing, bursting

With frigid temperatures and wind chills expected in the coming days, the Kentucky Division of Water reminds citizens to protect the water systems in their homes and businesses from freezing. 339 more words

Division Of Water

Energy from Water Pipelines

Portland, OR has come up with a bright idea. The municipal water supply already needs to be piped into the city, so why not also have it… 42 more words

Mark Masselli

#TDIWH—January 29, 1914: Pipe Thawing Outfit on a Truck

January 29, 1914: Municipal Journal article—Pipe Thawing Outfit. “An electric thawing plant carried on a motor truck is used by the Columbus, 0 ., water works for thawing water pipes. 171 more words


Water Pipes That Generate Power From Tap Water

FastCoExist features an ingenious technique that generates power from water flowing through pipes, created by Lucid Energy.

Source: FastCoExist