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Water & Wastewater Systems Case Stories


Each story includes lessons learned, links to additional resources and can serve as examples other agencies may consider and adapt to meet their communities’ unique circumstances.

Case Story

Eastern Municipal Water District: A Case Study of Best-In-Class Water-Energy Programs and Practices

A study conducted by the California Sustainability Alliance documenting EMWD’s progressive implementation of multiple best practice strategies and interviewed operations staff to document barriers and lessons learned.


Sustainability’s Many Faces: Beacon Award Program Participants Create Vibrant Communities

Sustainability is all about making communities more livable — creating healthy, dynamic places to live and work while simultaneously saving money, energy and resources and helping the local economy. Cities and counties throughout California are demonstrating leadership in creating active, lively communities by adopting policies and programs that support sustainability. This diverse range of activities brightens the future of their communities.

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