The University of Canterbury has released a new Masters course Infrastructure Systems - Criticality and Lifelines, to be delivered later this year.
The disputes resolution service for utility companies will now take public enquiries and complaints about water in the Auckland region. Utilities Disputes’ new Water Complaints Scheme gives Watercare customers access to the free, independent and fair service when they have issues that have not been resolved to their satisfaction.
Plastic waste in the ocean is a global problem; some eight million metric tonnes of plastic ends up in the ocean every year.
Noel Roberts, technical manager at Water New Zealand, a non-profit organisation focused on the water sector, has answers to the ins and outs of water chlorination.
Water is one of New Zealand's most precious commodities, yet we're losing more than 101 billion litres of it every year through leaks and wastage.
Summer sun seekers have been heading back to beaches after this week's storm, but a handful of spots are too polluted to swim in.