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Global Water Summit 2016 in Abu Dhabi Features Sourcewater Founding CEO Josh Adler

March 24, 2016

  News Release The Global Water Summit 2016, April 19-20 in Abu Dhabi, is focused on the future of global water resources. Leaders in the water industry from business, government and academia will gather to discuss the theme of “Water 2050: the Future is Now.” Josh Adler, Founder and CEO of Sourcewater, lends his expertise…

Sourcewater CEO Adler leads WSJ ECO:nomics Roundtable on Water Wars in Energy and Agriculture

March 23, 2016

Boston, Mass., March 17, 2016. Sourcewater, the water exchange for the energy ecosystem, announces its founding chief executive Joshua Adler will be leading a roundtable discussion titled “Water Wars: Water Issues in Energy and Agriculture” at the Wall Street Journal ECO:nomics 2016 conference April 6-8 in Santa Barbara, California. The roundtable lunch discussion will take place on…

Boston-Based Startup Sees Fluid Market for Frack Water

March 17, 2016

Anya Litvak It’s unavoidable that when something is free, it gets wasted, said Josh Adler, CEO of Sourcewater Inc. Fresh water, in most of Pennsylvania, is free. It is therefore being wasted every time an oil and gas company slurps it from a river or the ground to frack a shale well. According to Mr….

6th Annual Low Cost Produced Water Management Marcellus and Utica Congress 2016 in Pittsburgh

March 16, 2016

Joshua Adler Sourcewater, the online marketplace for water sourcing, recycling, transport and disposal, announced today that Josh Adler, founding CEO, will present “Making a Case for Water Sharing” at the 6th Annual Low Cost Produced Water Management: Marcellus and Utica Congress 2016 in Pittsburgh, PA. Adler will speak at 11 a.m. on March 30 at…

Sourcewater – Helping SWDs Stay Afloat in Turbulent Times

February 11, 2016

  Sponsored Content Among the many challenges operators face in this down-market, produced water management remains their single largest operating expense. Across the board, onshore E&P’s have significantly reduced capital investment – rig counts are down and operators have high-graded assets. Yet, while ongoing declines in the price of oil further suppress drilling and completion…

Sourcewater Selected as Top Ten Water Data Challenge Finalist by Imagine H2O

January 21, 2016

For Immediate Release Sourcewater was selected as one of ten international finalists out of 90 entrants worldwide for the Imagine H20 Water Data Challenge, the most established and prestigious water tech startup competition. Sourcewater will join Imagine H20’s portfolio of over 60 water technology companies, which collectively represent over 10% of all early-stage investment in…

Sourcewater Founder Josh Adler to Speak at Produced Water Society, Houston

January 19, 2016

  For Immediate Release Sourcewater, the water exchange for the energy ecosystem, announced that its founding chief executive Joshua Adler will be a featured speaker at the Produced Water Society Annual Seminar at the Omni Westside Hotel in Houston, Texas, January 26-28, 2016. This year’s meeting will focus on reducing the cost of oil and…

Minimizing the Risk of Bankruptcy with Efficient Oilfield Water Management

January 19, 2016

Sponsored Content For many years the industry has discussed the importance of the Energy-Water Nexus. This term highlights the interconnection and critical nature of water in energy production and conversely the requirement of energy for water production. Professionals in the upstream energy sector live and work within this Nexus on a daily basis. Water is…

Trending Startups – Joshua Adler

January 18, 2016

  Joshua Adler Getting water to the right well at the right time is a constant challenge for oil and gas operators, but one startup company is hoping to make it easier and more efficient with an online service called Sourcewater. The following presentation is part of the Technology and the Corporation Conference Series sponsored…

IHS Names Sourcewater, Inc., an Energy Innovation Pioneer for 2016

January 11, 2016

For Immediate Release IHS, the leading source of insight, analytics and expertise in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape, has named Sourcewater, Inc. an Energy Innovation Pioneer for 2016. Sourcewater will be featured at CERAWeek, the world’s premier energy industry gathering, to be held February 22-26 in Houston. Sourcewater, a spinout from MIT’s Energy…

Ban on Energy Exports

December 18, 2015

To the Editor: Re “Oil Exports and Renewable Energy” (editorial, Dec. 15): The United States’ ban on energy exports didn’t make sense in 1975, and makes even less sense now. According to the Energy Information Administration report you cite, the ban saves American refiners much less than it costs American energy producers, without benefit to…

Sourcewater CEO to Speak at Integrated Petroleum Environmental Consortium (IPEC) November

November 11, 2015

For Immediate Release Josh Adler, Sourcewater CEO, will discuss industry breakthrough water management solutions at the 22nd IPEC Conference in Denver on November 17th. His presentation aligns with the conference goals to improve the science of oil and gas environmental improvements. BOSTON, Massachusetts, November 11, 2015 — Sourcewater CEO Josh Adler will be speaking at the 22nd…

Sourcewater CEO Josh Adler Highlighted at Upcoming NREL Industry Growth Florum

October 29, 2015

For Immediate Release Forum to feature business presentations from 30 clean energy startups plus panels and speakers featuring industry experts Boston, October 29, 2015 — Sourcewater CEO Josh Adler is scheduled to present at the NREL Industry Growth Forum Tuesday, November 3rd in Denver, Colorado. Sourcewater was chosen as one of thirty clean energy companies…

Boston-Based Company Looks to Tap into Oil-field Water Needs

October 18, 2015

Paul Monies Getting water to the right well at the right time is a constant challenge for oil and gas operators, but one startup company is hoping to make it easier and more efficient with an online service called Sourcewater. Getting water to the right well at the right time is a constant challenge for…

Fracking Water ‘eBay’ Looks To Sidestep Water Systems

October 18, 2015

  Sara Jerome A company in Boston wants to be a kind of Expedia for water service, according to The Oklahoman, and Xconomy called the company an “eBay” for fracking water. The company, called Sourcewater, is looking to facilitate the water needs of the oil and gas industry and in significant ways, it manages to…

Save time and money on oilfield water management with the Internet.

October 18, 2015

  The single biggest cost of operating an oil or gas well in the U.S. is the cost of transporting and disposing of the “water cut” – the water that comes up with the oil and gas for the life of the well. This can be over 50% of total operating cost. Water management cost…

A Spot Market for Water – Sourcewater Pioneers an Exchange for Trading and Recycling Water for Oil and Gas Production and Other Operations

March 18, 2015

Eric Bender Studying energy ventures as a Sloan Fellow in 2012, Josh Adler was struck by the enormous expansion of unconventional oil and gas production in recent years. “Anything that’s become that big that fast has to have all kinds of chaos in its supply chains and operations, and all kinds of problems to solve,”…

Sourcewater—B2B Exchange for Water in Unconventional Energy Production—to Present at Cowen & Company 4th Annual Ultimate Energy Conference

November 18, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., November 25, 2014 Sourcewater, an MIT spin-off addressing the critical challenges at the intersection of water supply and energy production, today announced that company founder Josh Adler will address the Cowen & Company 4th Annual Ultimate Energy Conference. The event will be held December 2-3, 2014, at the New York Hilton Midtown in…

Sourcing Water – MIT startup offers an online marketplace to help energy producers connect with water sources

November 18, 2014

Amy McIntosh MIT startup offers an online marketplace to help energy producers connect with water sources Hydraulic fracturing is a rapidly growing industry that demands large amounts of water for short periods of time, in locations that often do not have a great supply. W&WD Associate Editor Amy McIntosh spoke with Josh Adler, founder of…