Fostering Water Innovation in Scotland

Welcome to the Hydro Nation Water Innovation Service

If you would like to keep up to date with news, events, support opportunities and more, please join us.

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HNWIS provides support and opportunities for innovative businesses in Scotland to create and grow sustainable solutions for the global water and wastewater sector, helping Scotland’s transition to a net-zero emissions economy within a generation.

Established by the Scottish Government through Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, HNWIS works with innovative Scottish companies, particularly SMEs, and supports them along the innovation path to commercialisation.

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Unlocking the digital revolution in water? Join the
@HNWIS_Scot webinar delivered in partnership with
@CENSIS121 and @DataLabScotland, Nov 4th 3.30pm, to explore opportunities in digital water. Register

@scotent @HIEScotland #waterinnovationscotland

Arlene Goode from @HNWIS_Scot will be presenting at the SWIG Water & Health Workshop tomorrow. Find out about the challenge of detecting and removing pharmaceutical compounds from the public water supply.

@scotent @HIEScotland ~waterinnovationscotland

If your in the water sector there's still time to join the Department for International Trade (DIT) at a free webinar tomorrow 16th Sept 10.30 on opportunities in India.

Click to register:,91MD,2DNPM7,105TW,1
@scotent @HIEScotland #waterinnovationscotland

TÜV SÜD is running a fully funded Measurement for Recovery (M4R) Programme to help companies recover from Covid-19. Providing UK companies with support to overcome measurement issues. Find out more here,92IQ,2DNPM7,109XT,1

@scotent @HIEScotland #waterinnovationscotland

Announcing our keynote speaker at our webinar on Water & health on 30 Sept, @SharonPfleger who will talk about the impact of the population's health on the environment & vice versa, inc case studies with hospitals to tackle the issues #pharmaceuticals

Hear about how to #monitor #pharmaceuticals in #water on 30 Sep - afternoon webinar free for SWIG members thanks to support from @scotgov book now! #watersensors @HNWIS_Scot @GreenerScotland
@NHSHighland @KTNUK @JamesHuttonInst @e4business

Danish hospitals are exploring ways to become more sustainable and looking for solutions in water, energy and resources. @scotent is supporting an online EU event on 24th September. Find out more,8W4I,LRL22,ZJCC,1
@HIEScotland #waterinnovationscotland

Join The Department for International Trade and @British_Water at a free webinar on 16th September, 10.30. Hear about recent developments in the water sector and emerging business opportunities. Join here:,91MD,LRL22,105TW,1

@scotent @HIEScotland #waterinnovationscotland