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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…

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…

Sourcewater Builds an eBay for Recycling Fracking Water

October 18, 2014

  Martin LaMonica, October 2, 2014 Entrepreneur Josh Adler was attending a lecture on fracking at MIT’s Sloan School of Management when the magnitude of the domestic oil and gas boom hit him. Like many Americans, he had no idea that fracking had exploded-there’s on the order of 20 times more drilling with fracking-in just…