World Award 2015 - Category Water

[WINNER] Ceramic Pot Filters for water treatment

APPLICANT: SWCEA
COUNTRY: TANZANIA

Ceramic pot water filters treat contaminated water by way of filtration, thereby reducing the demand for conventional water treatments like boiling water, which uses non‐renewable bio‐mass & fossil fuels and produces carbon emissions.

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Qunli stormwater park ‐ a green sponge in the city

APPLICANT: TURENSCAPE, AND COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND LANDSCAPE, PEKING UNIVERSITY
COUNTRY: CHINA

Urban floods caused by storm water are a big problem in China since contemporary cities are not resilient when faced with inundations of surface water. The Qunli stormwater park cleans and stores this water and provides a green space for humans, animals and plants.

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Tehran sewerage project

APPLICANT: TEHRAN SEWAGE COMPANY
COUNTRY: IRAN

The Tehran Sewage Company is constructing and operating the largest wastewater treatment plant in the Middle East which contributes to water conservation on a large scale.

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