Canal de Isabel II

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Canal de Isabel II (CYII) is the public company that manages the water supplies for Madrid, Spain. It is owned by the Autonomous Community of Madrid.

The Y in the abbreviation is from the old spelling Ysabel.

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The Autonomous Community of Madrid caters for 6.5 million people and, to do this, it operates, via Canal de Isabel II Gestión S.A., 14 dams; 75 underground water intakes; 13 drinking water treatment plants; 29 major and 285 minor regulating reservoirs; 17,163 kilometers of adduction and distribution network; 159 drinking water pumping stations and 125 sewage pumping stations; 11,148 kilometers of sewage network; 63 storm tanks; 751 kilometers of main sewers and outfalls; 156 wastewater treatment plants; and 347 kilometers network of reclaimed water.

External links[edit]

  • [1] (English)