NewWorld Capital Group

Water Resources and Reclamation

  • Situation
    • U. S. passed peak water supply in the 1970s
    • Water tables have fallen from 30% to 60% in many urban areas
    • Water prices are highly subsidized and do not generate economics for system renewal
    • Water recovery facilities are at capacity in many locales
    • Limited capital for capacity expansion or modernization
    • Increasing pressure on industry to treat and reuse its wastewater
  • Market Opportunities
    • Aggregate market forecast to grow at 4-5% CAGR through 2016 (many segments growing much faster)
    • Global water recycling forecast to grow at 11% CAGR through 2015
    • Global desalination forecast to grow at 9.3% CAGR through 2016
  • NewWorld Investment Focus
    • Industrial on-site treatment and reuse systems
    • Distributed wastewater treatment systems and services
    • Grey water reuse systems
    • Low-water use processes and products
    • Precision agriculture systems
    • NewWorld focuses on “backwards compatible” businesses that do not require material change in the downstream product distribution and service system