On March 27, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its report “Blueprint for Integrating Technology Innovation into the National Water Program.” The purpose of the report was to identify ways to protect water resources, improve infrastructure, and mitigate the impacts of climate change. Suggestions include using methane from water treatment processes to power generators; currently, water utilities cumulatively use 56 billion kilowatts or 4 percent of the electricity used in the U.S.