Get a behind-the-scenes look at the inaugural filling of Denver Water's new reservoirs in Adams County in partnership with South Adams County Water and Sanitation District. Learn how they will be used to help ensure a reliable water supply.
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Gloria Ryan's father helped build the Moffat Tunnel in Grand County, Colorado in the 1920s. The Moffat tunnel is used for railroad and water delivery under the Continental Divide. Denver Water acquired the water tunnel in the 1930s. This is the story of Gloria's return to see the Moffat Tunnel one final time in her lifetime.
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Denver Water plans to place 10 turbines, developed by Emrgy, in a section of a 9-mile-long canal that extends from Gross Dam to Ralston Reservoir, at a cost of about $330,000, as part of a pilot study. Each turbine will have the potential to generate about 80 megawatt hours a year in continuous operation, which is the energy equivalent of about seven average U.S. homes.
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The Colorado girl who won the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge in 2017 took a tour of Denver Water. See what she learned from her visit about our lead testing program and what our scientists learned from her lead testing invention. Watch the video and learn more at https://denverwatertap.org/2017/12/06/americas-top-young-scientist-drops-in-on-denver-water/
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Denver Water teams us with the Colorado Avalanche and the Pepsi Center to make ice.
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State of Colorado certification moves Gross Reservoir Expansion Project closer to reality, and cooperation is the key. Hear from the following about why this project is good for Colorado: - John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor - Rebecca Mitchell, Section Chief, Water Supply Planning, Colorado Water Conservation Board - Jon Goldin-Dubois, President, Western Resource Advocates - David Nickum, Executive Director, Colorado Trout Unlimited - Bob Broscheid, Director, Colorado Parks & Wildlife
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Seventy-five years ago, in the wake of one of the worst droughts on record, the Moffat Collection System began sending much-needed water to the growing Denver-metropolitan area. Nearly eight decades later, the system is central to Denver Water's commitment to provide high-quality water to Denver and its surrounding suburbs. (Produced October 2012)
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Much of the water infrastructure across the United States was built after World War II and is reaching the point where it needs to be replaced or repaired. Denver Water is investing $1.3 billion in capital improvements over the next 5 years to keep its system operating at a high level. These projects support hundreds of jobs in the construction industry.
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Denver Water ofrece estuches de prueba de plomo para sus clientes. Este video muestra como colectar muestras de agua de su casa para la prueba.
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The film celebrates a century of water in Denver and the interconnection of Denver Water with its metro and statewide networks that made the growth of the city possible.
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Following nearly 14 years of careful study, including six years Denver Water spent negotiating the landmark Colorado River Cooperative Agreement, the Army Corps of Engineers has approved Denver Water's request to raise Gross Dam in Boulder County. Hear from those close to the project about how the lengthy process was rewarding, because it brought together groups from both sides of the Continental Divide and resulted in agreements that will provide millions of dollars to improve watershed health as a result of the Gross Reservoir Expansion Project.
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Treating water to the highest quality is more than a job, while crews ensure underground pipes are up to the task.
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In Oct. 2017, the Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon was hosted right here in Denver, where 11 schools from around the world designed and built full-sized sustainable houses, and the students competed in 10 contests that ranged from engineering to health and comfort. This was the first year that water was part of the competition, and the students didn’t disappoint. Check it out!
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