WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

SolarBee Deployment in Jordan Lake to Begin Today

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources issued the following news release:State officials said that solar-powered water circulators are being installed today in Jordan Lake with the goal of reducing chlorophyll-a concent...

Ground Breaking on New Water Treatment Plant Today

Jul 22, 2014 The city of Annapolis issued the following news release:Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis broke ground this morning on its new $35 million Water Treatment Plant project, the largest construction project in the...

Water Resources and Infrastructure Program

Jul 22, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development issued the following fact sheet:Program OverviewSince 1994 USAID has been one of the largest donors in the infrastructure sector in the West Bank and Gaza. Projects include the construction and rehabil...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Granting Franchise and Approving Rates of Old North State Water Company, LLC

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Old North State Water Company, LLC, 1620 Chalk Road, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to Pro...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Avalon Apartments DE, LLC

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Avalon Apartments DE, LLC, 5826 Samat Drive, High Point, North Carolina 27265, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility S...

TWDB to Hold Work Session in San Antonio on SWIFT Draft Rules

Jul 22, 2014 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) will hold a work session in San Antonio at the Texas A&M University-San Antonio Campus, One University Way, Senator Frank L. Madla Bui...

A continued commitment to help prevent the proliferation of blue-green algae: a new BNQ-certified phosphorus removal and disinfection option without UV now available

Jul 22, 2014 RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP, QC, July 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to the Quebec regulation in effect since early 2000 to better protect the environment, including the challenge of phosphorus and its role in the proliferation of blue-green a...

CLIMATE: CARIBBEAN GRAPPLES WITH INTENSE NEW CYCLES OF FLOODING AND DROUGHT

Jul 21, 2014 As unpredictable weather patterns impact water availability and quality in St. Lucia, the Caribbean island is moving to build resilience to climate-related stresses in its water sector.Dr. Paulette Bynoe, a specialist in community-based disaster r...

Mombasa Police Recover Sh1 Million Stolen Water Pipes

Jul 21, 2014

POLICE officers in Mombasa on Saturday found water pipes stolen from the Mombasa Water and Sewerage Company offices in Changamwe.

TN effectively handling water crisis: Minister

Jul 21, 2014 Chennai, July 21 -- Tamil Nadu Minister for Municipal Administration and Rural Development S P Velumani today told the State Assembly that the government headed by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has been effectively handling the water crisis in the...