The latest news and information about sustainable plumbing systems, projects, and products.


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Niagara® Earns Second 2023 WaterSense Partner of the Year Award from EPA

Oct. 5, 2023
The award marks Niagara’s 7th WaterSense award for its commitment to promoting water conservation and developing innovative plumbing products.
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Ferguson and ENGIE Collaborate on Renewable Energy Project

Oct. 3, 2023
The 65 MW Century Oak Wind agreement will generate the power equivalent to the annual electricity needs of more than 34,000 average US homes.
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How Contractors Can Benefit from Today’s Electrification Trends

Sept. 18, 2023
Here are some ideas on how to push electrification forward and take advantage of the monetary savings and benefits.
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RPA, IGSHPA Sign MoU to Advance and Promote Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Sept. 6, 2023
The collaboration brings the geothermal industry together for consistency in the approach, installation, and guidance of geothermal systems.
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Uponor Awarded Gold Level by EcoVadis Sustainability Rating

Aug. 28, 2023
This achievement reflects Uponor’s long-standing commitment to sustainability and transparency in its ESG reporting.
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Duravit Builds the World's First Climate-Neutral Ceramic Plant in Canada

Aug. 4, 2023
Manufacturer becomes pioneer for sustainable sanitary industry.
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Rheem Family of Brands Releases 2022 Sustainability Progress Report

July 11, 2023
Eco-forward programs launched at Friedrich® Air Conditioning and IBC™ Technologies Inc. showcased.
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Digital Water Saves Millions for Communities, According to Leading Utilities

June 15, 2023
18 water utility experts share playbook for digital transformation and community impact.
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Study: Water Demand Calculator™ Can Lead to Energy, Carbon and Water Savings in Single- and Multifamily Residences

June 13, 2023
Analysis conducted by Arup, a global collective of designers, consultants and experts dedicated to sustainable development.
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IAPMO Proudly Supports 2023 National High-Performance Buildings Week

June 12, 2023
High-Performance Buildings Week is organized annually by a private sector coalition of building industry stakeholders.