WERF Climate Change Research

This chart lists completed reports and ongoing research efforts for WERF's climate change program. The timeframe is primarily from the past seven years. To search for older reports on climate change, go to www.werf.org/search and enter "climate change" or another related topic, or enter a project or report number if you know it.

 Completed Projects

 
 
 
 Title
Executive Summary (PDF)

Project Number

 Release Date

 
Greenhouse Nitrogen Emissions from Wastewater Treatment Operations: Molecular Level through Whole Reactor Level Characterization – Phase II

   U4R07b 2015 

Evaluation of Performance and Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Plants Achieving Low Phosphorus Effluents

Download   NUTR1R06v 2015 

Water/Wastewater Utilities and Extreme Climate and Weather Events: Case Studies on Community Response, Lessons Learned, Adaptation, and Planning Needs for the Future
   CC7C11   2014 
 
Combined Heat and Power System Evaluation Tool Instruction Manual

 Download U2R08b   2013
 
Methane Evolution From Lagoons and Ponds

 Download U2R08c   2013
 
Flare Efficiency Estimator and Case Studies

 Download U2R08d   2013

Water Quality Impacts of Extreme Weather-related Events

   CC4C10
 2013

Greenhouse Nitrogen Emissions from Wastewater Treatment Operations: Molecular Level Through Whole Reactor Level Characterization

 Download
U4R07
2013

Toolbox for Water Utility Energy and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Management

 
CC3C10
2013

Methane Evolution from Wastewater Conveyance

 Download  U2R08a  2012
The Future of Research on Climate Change Impacts on Water
 
WERF6C10

2011

N2O and CH4 Emission from Wastewater Collection and Treatment Systems: State of the Science Report
 
CC6C10a

2011

N2O and CH4 Emission from Wastewater Collection and Treatment Systems: Technical Report
 
CC6C10b

2011

Evaluation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Septic Systems
DEC1R09

2010

Implications of Climate Change for Adaption by Wastewater and Stormwater Agencies
CC2R08

2010

Sustainable Water Resources Management, Volume 1: Executive Summary
 
DEC6SG06

2010

 
Sustainable Water Resources Management, Volume 2: Green Building Case Studies

   DEC6SG06b  2010
 
Sustainable Water Resources Management, Volume 3: Case Studies on New Water Paradigm

   DEC6SG06a  2010
Greenhouse Nitrogen Emission from Wastewater Treatment Operations - Interim Report
 
U4R07a

2010

Guide to Climate Risk Information -- A Series of Technical Fact Sheets
 

CC1C08

2009

Decentralized Stormwater Controls for Urban Retrofit and Combined Sewer Overflow Reduction: Phase II
03-SW-3a

2009

Using Rainwater to Grow Livable Communities
04-SW-1

2007

Decentralized Stormwater Controls for Urban Retrofit and Combined Sewer Overflow Reduction
03-SW-3

2006

Performance and Whole Life Costs of Best Management Practices (BMPs) and Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS)
 
01-CTS-21TA

2005