WEF Utility of the Future Today Program



Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program - 2021

The Water Environment Federation (WEF), along with its partners, the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Water Research Foundation (WRF) and the WateReuse Association, with support from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Department of Energy (DOE), are pleased to announce that 39 utilities are being recognized as UotFTs for 2021. 

These forward-thinking utiliites will be recognized at a ceremony as part of WEFTEC 2021 on October 19, 2021 in Chicago, and will receive a Certificate of Recognition, a UotFT banner, and/or a 2021 flag.  In addition, honorees will be recognized in WEF’s Environment & Technology magazine, as well as in press releases from WEF and the partner organizations.  

Of the 39 honorees 11 are new utilities to the program and 28 are utilities recognized for excellence in new activity areas,or reapplying from 2017. Click here for a complete list of the utilities being honored this year. 

 Since its inception in 2016, the UotFT program has recognized 194 utilities, and continues to grow, and we hope that this year will continue that trend. Thank you for your dedication and committment to the water sector and for your interest in this program.