WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Terrorists detonate explosive device in water pumping station in Daraa

Aug 16, 2014

Daraa, SANA - An armed terrorist group detonatedan explosive device on Wednesday evening in a water pumping station feeding a large part of Busra al-Cham city.

Algal bloom affects Clare water supply

Aug 16, 2014

Residents of Corofin in Co Clare have been told not to use or drink tap water due to the presence of algae in the supply at Inchiquin Lake.

NWSC Partners With Uganda Police to Curb Water Losses

Aug 16, 2014 State managed National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has today (Aug. 14) launched a joint Water Loss Prevention Unit (WALOPU) with Uganda Police to fight water theft and illegal water use in Kampala Water Supply Area and other towns in Uga...

Fitch Upgrades Gilbert, AZ Water Resource MPC Devel Fee Revs to 'AA'; Outlook to Stable

Aug 16, 2014 Fitch Ratings upgrades to 'AA' from 'AA-' its underlying rating on the following Gilbert Water Resource Municipal Property Corporation, Arizona (the corporation) bonds issued on behalf of the town of Gilbert, Arizona (the town):--$104 million in o...

Environmental advocates see hits and misses for their causes in Albany

Aug 16, 2014 CCE has issued the following news release:While Illinois last month became the first state in the nation to pass a law banning microbeads, the movement to ban the sale of soaps and cosmetics containing the synthetic plastic particles has stalled ...

South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority Invites Public to "Tap Into Nature".

Aug 16, 2014   New Haven, CT (PRWEB) August 14, 2014       Remember being told to go outside and play? That turns out to be great advice. Opie's World: Tap Into Nature, a feature of the South Central Connecticut Reg...

Gin Gin Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade completed

Aug 16, 2014 Bundaberg Regional Council, The State of Queensland has issued the following press release: The completion of a $500,000 upgrade to the Gin Gin Wastewater Treatment Plant has addressed issues of the plants environmental underperformance and abili...

Govt Gets Funding for Waterworks

Aug 16, 2014 GOVERNMENT has stepped up efforts to rehabilitate water supply and sewerage infrastructure in a number of urban centres after accessing donor funding. Recently, government said the Zimbabwe Multi-Donor Trust Fund (Zim-Fund), which is administered ...

UV Disinfection Equipment Market Share Will Reach USD 2.5 Billion in 2019: Persistence Market Research

Aug 16, 2014 New York, NY, August 16, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Persistence Market Research Released New Market Report on "Global Market Study on UV Disinfection Equipment: Waste Water Segment to Witness Highest Growth by 2019," the global UV disinfection equipment m...

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Reissues Report on Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Aug 16, 2014 Chesapeake Bay Foundation has issued the following news release:With news accounts of "flesh-eating" bacteria infections suffered by bathers in Maryland and the District of Columbia in recent days, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is reissuing...