WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Montgomery Councilmember Tom Hucker to Testify in Annapolis on Wed., March 4, Against Governor's Proposed Repeal of Stormwater Management Protection

Mar 5, 2015 Montgomery County issued the following council news release:Montgomery County Councilmember Tom Hucker, who is a member of the Council's Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment (T and E) Committee, at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, w...

Cartwright Introduces Resolution Recognizing the Need to Address Domestic Water Availability and Use

Mar 5, 2015 Rep. Matthew Cartwright, D-Pa. (17th CD), issued the following news release:Today U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright introduced a resolution that underscores the challenges of "peak water" - a concept used to refer to the growing constraints of w...

Capstone Microturbines to Convert Biogas Into Heat and Power for Irvine Water Recycling Plant

Mar 5, 2015 CHATSWORTH, Calif., March 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it received an order...

MINING OFFICIAL PLEADS GUILTY IN ALASKA TO MAKING ILLEGAL DISCHARGES FROM THE PLATINUM CREEK MINE AND FOR MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS TO FEDERAL OFFICIALS

Mar 5, 2015 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Justice:A former general manager of the Platinum Creek Mine in Platinum, Alaska, pleaded guilty today to three felony violations of the federal Clean Water Act, announced Assistant A...

Stockholm to Upgrade Wastewater Treatment Plant with GE Technology

Mar 5, 2015 General Electric issued the following news release:GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it will provide Stockholm Vatten with membrane bioreactor (MBR) equipment for the Henriksdal municipal wastewater treatment facility to upgrade the existing technolog...

CAPPS REINTRODUCES BILLS TO HELP COMMUNITIES PREPARE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

Mar 5, 2015 The following information was released by the office of California Rep. Lois Capps:Legislation would help California address issues such as drought and sea level riseRep. Lois Capps (CA-24) reintroduced three climate change-related bills that woul...

US Patent Issued to University of Memphis Research Foundation on March 3 for "Calibration method and device for remote location testing instruments" (Tennessee Inventors)

Mar 5, 2015 ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 5 -- United States Patent no. 8,969,093, issued on March 3, was assigned to University of Memphis Research Foundation (Memphis, Tenn.)."Calibration method and device for remote location testing instruments" was invented by G...

Soaked in oil: The cost of war in South Sudan

Mar 5, 2015 Leer, South Sudan - The Thar Jath oilfield - just like civilians here - is caught in a deadly civil war and unable to thrive amid fierce fighting. The oil site, located in northern South Sudan's Unity State, is only accessible from the main dirt ...

MINING OFFICIAL PLEADS GUILTY IN ALASKA TO MAKING ILLEGAL DISCHARGES FROM THE PLATINUM CREEK MINE AND FOR MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS TO FEDERAL OFFICIALS

Mar 5, 2015 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Justice:A former general manager of the Platinum Creek Mine in Platinum, Alaska, pleaded guilty today to three felony violations of the federal Clean Water Act, announced Assistant A...

CAPPS REINTRODUCES BILLS TO HELP COMMUNITIES PREPARE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

Mar 5, 2015 The following information was released by the office of California Rep. Lois Capps:Legislation would help California address issues such as drought and sea level riseRep. Lois Capps (CA-24) reintroduced three climate change-related bills that woul...