Water-Energy Nexus: Energy from Waste

Malia Cohen, Supervisor, District 10, San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Robyn Beavers, Senior VP, NRG Energy
Tommy Moala, Assistant General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Traci Minamide, Chief Operating Officer, City of Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation
While the water/energy nexus is a familiar topic, there are still many layers to the concept that need to be explored. How can "waste” from power and water generation actually become fuel or valuable input for power generation?  In what ways can waste water, waste heat, and other waste products from industrial processes actually provide opportunities for innovative new solutions that help deliver a more sustainable future?


Water - Energy Nexus