Water managment

Goulburn Murray Water cuts its delivery losses

10 January 2018

Goulburn Murray Water cuts its delivery losses

EXCLUSIVE: VICTORIA’S largest water corporation, Goulburn Murray Water, has cut its water delivery losses by a staggering 400 gigalitres, worth about $1.2 billion.

But the massive reduction in losses is as much a legacy of the Federal Government buyout as a result of investments in water savings projects, say senior water industry analysts.

Prior to the millennium drought GMW’s ageing irrigation network was losing more than 750 gigalitres of the 3000GL it diverted to Murray and Goulburn irrigators.

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