PTG Spotlight: No Drop Left Behind

PTG Spotlight: No Drop Left Behind – Sustainable Silicon Valley is honored to have PTG Water & Energy as a sponsor for No Drop Left Behind. PTG specializes in integrating water and energy operations of municipal and industrial facilities, creating water-energy platforms that reduce waste, cut costs, and ultimately deliver attractive returns on investment. PTG is known for novel innovation using cogeneration …

PTG FEATURED ON WATER ENVIRONMENT & REUSE FOUNDATION (WE&RF)

WE&RF Technology Spotlight Source: http://www.werf.org/lift/docs/LIFT_Notes_Docs/2016/Technology_Spotlight/Technology_Spotlight_12-1-2016.aspx What is your technology? Pasteurization Technology Group (PTG) applies cogeneration principals to the problem of disinfecting wastewater using a process that is safe, toxic free, and has a low carbon footprint. First off, PTG’s systems generate low-cost electricity to save energy costs by tapping available biogas, natural gas, or both. Secondly, the systems channel exhaust heat …

Pioneering pasteurization technology features at BlueTech Forum – Blue Tech Forum

Source: Pioneering pasteurization technology features at BlueTech Forum – Blue Tech Forum Pioneering pasteurization technology features at BlueTech Forum May 23, 2016 | 0 comments A California-based company which is pioneering pasteurization as a third-stage wastewater treatment will be among those attending the BlueTech Forum in June. Pasteurization Technology Group (PTG) has patented a two-for-one process, which heats wastewater to kill pathogens …

Is Pasteurization The Key To Water Reuse

From The Editor | November 19, 2015 Is Pasteurization The Key To Water Reuse? By Peter Chawaga, Associate Editor, Water Online In the summer of 1864, French chemist Louis Pasteur was vacationing in the small eastern town of Arbois where he found the local wines too acidic for his palette. Ever the man of science, Pasteur experimented with the wine and found …

Craft Beer Brewers Have a New Tool to Slash Energy and Water Costs

Craft Beer Brewers Have a New Tool to Slash Energy and Water Costs Published on April 4th, 2014 by Derek Markham Every business, large or small, needs to keep a careful eye on energy and water costs, but for industries that use a lot of both, such as breweries, keeping those costs down can make a huge difference in the bottom line. …

Wastewater Disinfection And Energy Generation Make ‘Hot’ Couple

By Laura Martin @LauraOnWater When the Pasteurization Technology Group (PTG) first presented their heat-based wastewater disinfection system to a group of environmental engineers, they didn’t get the response they expected. “They literally asked us to leave,” recalled PTG CEO Greg Ryan. “Before we could explain how it works, they looked at us like we were crazy and said ‘disinfecting water with …

HEAT OF THE MOMENT

Energy Efficiency, Cost Savings Drive Interest in Waste Heat Recovery By Jeff Gunderson A recent report by Global Industry Analysts (GIA) projected the global market for heat exchangers to reach $20.8 billion by the year 2018, primarily driven by rising energy costs, tightening environmental regulations and a growing global focus on energy efficiency. The report, “Heat Exchangers: A Global Strategic …

Pasteurization Technology Group Raises $5M for Wastewater Disinfection | Greentech Media

Energy recovery and disinfection come together in one system, but can it scale beyond California? KATHERINE TWEED MARCH 28, 2013 Pasteurization Technology Group Raises $5M for Wastewater Disinfection Water utilities and industrial companies are increasingly looking for efficiencies in wastewater cycles. One company that is focused on that mission, Pasteurization Technology Group (PTG), just raised $5 million in series A financing.  The new round …

The World’s Best Sustainability Ideas

The World’s Best Sustainability Ideas Katerva, a four-year-old nonprofit set up to recognize and support stand-out sustainability efforts around the world, has just announced its second annual awards in a competition it bills as the Nobel Prize in the broad and somewhat amorphous field of sustainability. Among the eclectic choices: a computer game that solves scientific problems, a nonprofit co-founded by …

Graton’s New Eco-Friendly Wastewater Treatment Plant

Graton’s New Eco-Friendly Wastewater Treatment Plant by Eric W. Kritz, Board Member Graton will soon have a new disinfection system for its wastewater treatment plant. We have picked a pasteurization process to do this, the same heating process used to kill dangerous bacteria in milk and other dairy products. It will meet the state and federal water quality standards, and …