South Australia Water Corporation Developing the Circular Water Economy

  • Robert C. Brears
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Climate Resilient Societies book series (PSCRS)


SA Water has implemented a range of technology policies to facilitate the development of the circular water economy that not only mitigates greenhouse gas emissions but also enhances resilience to climate change.


Water conservation Water efficiency Water reuse Water recycling Resource recovery Renewable energy 


  1. SA Water. “2017–18 South Australian Water Corporation Annual Report.” (2018).
  2. ———. “Crystal Brook Lights up SA Water’s Energy Future.”
  3. ———. “Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme (Nais).”
  4. ———. “Penneshaw Smart Meters Pilot Program.”
  5. ———. “Poo Puts Downward Pressure on Power Costs.”
  6. ———. “SA Water’s Soil Conditioner to South Australian Farmers.” (2015).
  7. ———. “Solar Floats Electricity Costs to Zero.”

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert C. Brears
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  1. 1.Our Future WaterChristchurchNew Zealand

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