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Water

Policy and sustainability plan

Circular economy

Decarbonisation

Smart Solution

People innovation

Water

To implement actions aimed at reducing water consumption in the collection and distribution processes, so as to improve water quality and reduce water dispersion

KPI 2018 2019 2024 plan objective
Linear water losses - average (m3/km/gg) 27.8 26.0 21
Percentage of equivalent inhabitants without access to the purification service (% of total AE at 12/31/2016 in the municipalities served) 21.7% 18.0% 7%
Percentage of new generation water service meters installed - cumulative value (% of total meters) Revised 22.0% 76%
Intelligent sensors installed for water service - cumulative value (no.) 27 72 170

Sustainable development goal

CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

Ensure access to water and sanitation for all

INDUSTRIES, INNOVATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

MATERIAL ISSUES

Performance 2019

404

millions of m3 releases for Minimun Vital Outflow

 

1.4

millions of m3 of water recovered
in BU Generation and Trading plants,
equal to 40% of the water withdraw

 

36

 km of the aqueduct network replaced

- 6%

water losses

47,000

water smart meter installed

Water resources used

ACTIONS

  • 70 hidden water leaks identified on 1,000 km grid network thanks to a systematic analysis carried out specifically for the “hidden leaks “
  • A new "No Dig" technology to minimize water leaks without excavations has been successfully tested
  • “Acquasicura” project continued, to help costumers in the event of water leaks
  • A new criterion has been adopted to identify water stressed areas in the territory in wich the Group operates

Performance 2019

5,200

controlls per million m3 of water supplied

 

13,300

samples taken

279,800

parameters analyzed

51

millions of m3 the purifying service treatment capacity of the Integrated Water Service
 

Number analysis per mm3 of water delivered

Actions

  • The new Nuvolera purifier came into operation (serving about 25,000 equivalent inhabitants)
  • Partial collection of the sewerage network of the Municipality of Concesio to the network of Brescia, served by the Purifier of Verziano
  • New purifier in the municipality of San Paolo in Brescia, capable to serving 6,000 equivalent inhabitants
  • Made of 50% of the sewerage and water supply system for the Calvisano agglomeration

Performance 2019

> 1

million the smart meters replaced

22,000

 water smart meter installed in 2019 (an overall total of 47,000 devices installed)

1,300,000

 million of electricity meters will be replaced in municipalities served with 2G smart meters (with an investment of about 173 million euro)

Annual number of calls to the switchboard

Actions

  • Respect of the technical and commercial quality levels of its services (Service Charters)
  • The gas meter replacement plan (smart meters) continued, exceeding the target set by the Authority in 2019 (80% of the meters are already been replaced)
  • The replacement of the old generation water meters with new generation consumption metering devices continued
  • The 2G smart metering system commissioning plan has been finalized, which will be launched in 2020

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