WATER RESOURCES ARTICLES

Alaskan senator supports energy-water nexus legislation

Alaskan Senator Lisa Murkowski addressed the Atlantic Council on Tuesday, May 6, to promote legislation focused on the energy-water nexus (Nexus of Energy and Water for Sustainability [NEWS] Act, S...

Partnership expands smart meter program in Mediterranean island

Malta's Water Services Corporation on the Mediterranean Island of Malta, has expanded its contract with Itron as a part of its nationwide water grid.

Potential fracking processes place U.S. water credits at risk, finds report

According to a new Fitch Ratings report, hydraulic fracturing could potentially harm local water supplies, causing significant financial stress for U.S. municipal water utilities.

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day helps preserve water resources, environment

On Saturday, April 26, staff at the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's Calumet, Egan, O'Brien, and Stickney Water Reclamation Plants collected 161 pounds of unwanted or ex...

New CA surface water treatment plant to enhance two cities' water supplies

CA's Woodland-Davis Clean Water Agency hosted an event to observe the start of construction on a new regional surface water treatment plant, which will replace deteriorating groundwater supplies wi...

Water purification system strengthens CA central valley farm's brackish aquifer, water sources

Amid one of the worst droughts, one California central valley farm is partnering with Desalitech to irrigate farmland from a brackish aquifer in the San Joaquin Valley.

EPA, Guam air force base agreement to improve spill prevention plans, water resources

The EPA has finalized an agreement with Andersen Air Force Base in Guam requiring the base to update its oil spill prevention plan and address other spill prevention deficiencies to better protect ...

Team USA to compete in global Water Innovation Challenge

A team of young U.S. volunteers have been chosen to compete in the upcoming WorldSkills Foundation Water Innovation Challenge, which will be held June 3-5 in Singapore during International Water We...

High trace elements more prevalent in CA southern desert groundwater, finds study

The U.S. Geological Survey indicated that inorganic trace elements, such as fluoride, arsenic, molybdenum, and boron, were detected at high concentrations in 42 percent of groundwater used for publ...

Containerized Desalination: A Freshwater Solution for the United States

Usable water is a rapidly-diminishing resource in the United States. Conservation aside, containerized industrial desalination systems present an ideal method for producing reliable, clean water.

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