November 20, 2023
This piece discusses the urgent need for collaborative efforts in protecting the Great Lakes. In "Saving the Great Lakes Requires Great Collaboration," authored by Alaina Harkness (Current) and Bryan Stubbs (CWA), they explore innovative approaches to harnessing the region's freshwater resources.
November 8, 2023
Ed Verhamme of LimnoTech and Freeboard Technology collaborates with the Cleveland Water Alliance on the Smart Lake Erie Watershed Initiative, using smart buoys to monitor algal blooms and environmental conditions in the lake.
November 6, 2023
The Smart Lake Erie Watershed is a tremendous asset to the Great Lakes region. It already provides robust, real-time data to recreational and municipal users around the region and provides incredible opportunities for job creation and technological development.
August 18, 2023
In this opinion piece, Bryan Stubbs, Executive Director of the Cleveland Water Alliance, highlights Cleveland's rise as a global freshwater capital.
August 7, 2023
The Cleveland Water Alliance is actively engaged in addressing water contamination issues by developing innovative technology to swiftly alert officials about potential bacterial contamination resulting from sewage overflows, aiming to enhance public safety and response times. Learn more in this recent news report.
June 8, 2023
The article highlights the Cleveland Water Alliance's impactful efforts in addressing lead pipe challenges by offering $75,000 grants, emphasizing the organization's commitment to empowering communities and protecting public health through collaborative initiatives.
June 6, 2023
The article explores the pioneering efforts of the Cleveland Water Alliance in transforming Lake Erie into the world's first smart lake, utilizing advanced technology and interconnected systems to revolutionize environmental monitoring and conservation.
May 26, 2023
In this article, we delve into the exciting developments taking place in Cleveland as a visionary group expands its network of smart buoys to monitor and protect the water quality of Lake Erie. With cutting-edge technology at their disposal, these advanced buoys are poised to revolutionize the way we understand and preserve the lake's ecosystem. Join us as we explore the implications and potential benefits of this groundbreaking initiative for both the environment and the communities that rely on this precious freshwater resource.
May 26, 2023
Cleveland is increasing its commitment to the protection of Lake Erie by expanding its network of "smart buoys," advanced devices that continually monitor water quality. This tech-driven initiative promises to enhance the understanding of the lake's ecosystem, providing valuable data that will inform more effective and proactive conservation efforts.
May 25, 2023
Exciting coverage of our recent event is now available for viewing on YouTube, as reported by Fox 32 Chicago—highlighting the key moments, insights, and impacts that made it an unforgettable occasion."
May 18, 2023
Case Western Reserve University, along with partners including the Cleveland Water Alliance, is seeking to turn a significant grant into a $160 million investment for sustainable manufacturing initiatives. This ambitious move embodies a comprehensive effort to revolutionize traditional manufacturing processes, with a focus on implementing environmentally friendly and sustainable practices.
May 17, 2023
Senator Sherrod Brown has announced nearly $1 million in support for manufacturing technologies in Northeast Ohio, bolstering economic growth and directly contributing to the efforts of the Cleveland Water Alliance in safeguarding water resources and promoting sustainable practices.
May 11, 2023
A consortium led by Case Western Reserve University, including the Cleveland Water Alliance, has been awarded a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support their groundbreaking research in water-related technologies and policies. This substantial funding is poised to transform our approach to water management, promising to make significant strides in scientific exploration and setting new standards in this crucial field.
May 8, 2023
The article highlights the global attention garnered by Cleveland Water Alliance's Lake Erie test sites, which have become a hub of innovation for sustainable water practices.
May 8, 2023
The article highlights Northeast Ohio's efforts to leverage its abundant water resources for economic growth and job creation.
April 30, 2023
The article discusses the increasing accessibility of 24/7 water monitoring technology, which can help smaller communities better manage and protect their water resources.
April 26, 2023
The article discusses how smart buoy technology is being used to monitor and maintain Lake Erie's water quality, while also contributing to economic growth in Northeast Ohio.
February 5, 2023
Jay Miller of Crain's Cleveland discusses the key issues surrounding Lake Erie's development plans and how stakeholders are working towards a sustainable and equitable future for the region.
January 27, 2023
CWA Executive Director Brian Stubbs joined Cleveland Crain's "The Landscape" Podcast to discuss how we're using partnerships in water tech and innovation as a regional economic engine.
November 30, 2022
The US Economic Development Administration awarded Cleveland Water Alliance nearly $300k through their Build To Scale Grant Program! This award will support the creation and launch of the Freshwater Innovation Fund.
November 24, 2022
The article highlights the potential of graphene oxide membranes for water treatment, which could help remove impurities and contaminants from water and ensure access to safe drinking water.
August 29, 2022
A local non-profit is transforming Lake Erie into one of the most connected and studied body of fresh water in the world.
August 23, 2022
The Lake Erie Volunteer Science Network (LEVSN) - a collaboration of 16 local water quality monitoring programs convened by Cleveland Water Alliance (CWA) - has published a set of standards for volunteer-collected data
August 12, 2022
In another lake-related development, the Cleveland Water Alliance (CWA) spent the beginning of August installing several high-tech radio receivers on shoreline towers, rooftops and even on the mast of the William Mather
August 12, 2022
A new network of high-tech radio transmitters is being installed along the Ohio coastline as part of a telecommunications project advocates say will help optimize Lake Erie environmental management and accelerate water-based technology development.
August 9, 2022
A regional telecommunications project led by Cleveland Water Alliance (CWA) kicked off this month with the installation of several high-tech radios on towers, building rooftops, and even on the mast of a retired Great Lakes freighter.
July 20, 2022
Earlier this month, when Cleveland joined large portions of the country with a heat index over 100 degrees, we were firmly reminded that climate change is here today.
July 20, 2022
A changed world needs a changed approach.In little over twenty-four months, the world has changed massively and in particular for business, changes came in the way it is structured, how it operates, where it’s based and where its core market(s) is.
July 20, 2022
Cleveland Water Alliance might not be a large organization, but by engaging a diverse group of stakeholders and maintaining a tight focus on its mission and goals, the organization is having measurable impact on a dizzying array of issues