WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Oregon: City water tap at Bite of Bend

Jul 17, 2014 City of Bend, The State of Oregon has issued the following news release: Water TapCome fill your water bottles with Bend’s award-winning drinking water at the City of Bend’s water tap booth at the Bite of Bend festival this weekend, f...

GHMC prepares Master Plan 2041 for drinking water supply daily

Jul 17, 2014 Hyderabad, July 16 -- Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has prepared a Master Plan for the supply of drinking water daily. This plan will be implemented by spending rupees 18,774000 crores. This plan has been prepared under the instructions ...

Arizona: Water Systems Analyst

Jul 17, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water Systems Analyst Closing Date/Time: Wed. 07/23/14 11:59 PM Arizona Time Salary: $26.41 - $38.30 Hourly $54,932.80 - $79,664.00 Annually Job Type: Full-Tim...

NMA CEO Says EPA Abuses Authority Under Clean Water Act, Urges Congressional Action

Jul 17, 2014 The National Mining Association issued the following news release:A U.S. mining industry leader told a House panel today that the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) gross overreach of its regulatory authority has undermined the investment cli...

STOP SEWAGE DUMPING IN THE GREAT LAKES EACH YEAR MORE THAN 24 BILLION GALLONS OF SEWAGE ARE DUMPED INTO THE GREAT LAKES

Jul 17, 2014 The following information was released by Illinois Senator Mark Kirk:Each year more than 24 billion gallons of sewage are dumped into the Great Lakes, and 'the Dirty Dozen' are contributing to this pollution, threatening the drinking water for 30 ...

Address by the Honorable Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete, on the occasion of Budget Vote number 38 at the New Assembly Chamber, Parliament, Cape Town

Jul 17, 2014 Honourable SpeakerHonourable Ministers and Deputy MinistersHonourable Chairperson of the Portfolio CommitteeHonourableMembers of ParliamentHonourable guests in the gallery.Let me take this opportunity to greet you all in the name of the Departmen...

SA Treasurer rejects water and sewerage price changes leaving consumers worse off

Jul 17, 2014 Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis says the South Australian Government is unlikely to adopt a range of recommendations from a report on water and sewerage pricing.The draft report from the Essential Services Commission of SA (ESCOSA) says charging less f...

Philippines: DBM Pours P1.73-B Into Water Supply Projects Nationwide

Jul 17, 2014 To provide adequate water sources in waterless tourism areas-including some of the poorest in the country-the Aquino administration through the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) released P1.73 billion to the Department of Public Works and ...

Arizona: Water/Wastewater Services Worker III

Jul 17, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water/Wastewater Services Worker III Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/18/14 11:59 PM Arizona Time Salary: $17.03 - $24.69 Hourly $35,422.40 - $51,355.20 Annually Job ...

Sabesp calls tender to boost Cantareira water supply

Jul 17, 2014

São Paulo state water utility Sabesp called a 30.7mn-real (US$13.8mn) tender for a six-month project to extract the dead volume of water located deep at the bottom of the state's Cantareira reservoir.