Press Releases

April 28, 2018

AlexRenew and the City of Alexandria Celebrate 10 Years of Honoring Environmental Stewardship

April 26, 2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – April 26, 2018 –Alexandria Renew Enterprises’ (AlexRenew) Environmental Center was named one of this year’s Professional Project Award winners at the Architectural Engineering Institute’s annual conference, AEI Forum.

October 10, 2017

Free event is part of the national awareness day to promote the value of water

October 4, 2017

Alexandria Renew Enterprises can now add Water Environment Federation Project Excellence Award-winner to its already impressive list of accolades, which includes being the first utility in the U.S.

August 18, 2017

Alexandra Renew Enterprises (AlexRenew) will begin cleaning and inspecting the Commonwealth Interceptor in March, 2018 and scheduled to be completed in Summer, 2018. The Commonwealth Interceptor is a large underground pipe that conveys wastewater flow from the City’s sewer lines to AlexRenew, whe

June 1, 2017

Alexandria Renew Enterprises (AlexRenew) announced today that it will hold a dedication for the AlexRenew Environmental Center Educational Lobby, a resource for the entire Alexandria community, on Tuesday, June 6 from 7:30 – 9 a.m.

April 29, 2017

The 2017 Ellen Pickering Environmental Excellence Award has been awarded to Katharine Dixon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rebuilding Together Alexandria. The award was presented today during Alexandria Earth Day 2017 by Alexandria Renew Enterprises and the City of Alexandria Environmental Policy Commission.


AlexRenew received two National Environmental Achievement Awards at the National Association of Clean Water Agencies’ winter conference in Tampa, Fla. The awards recognize both AlexRenew’s energy savings and digital communications initiatives.

November 30, 2016 – ALEXANDRIA, VA

AlexRenew was honored last night as part of the first-ever Virginia Energy Efficiency Leadership Awards for its sustainability efforts as one of the nation’s most advanced water resource recovery facilities.