WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Texas Water Development Board Approves $179,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Malone (Hill County) for Water Meter Replacements

Feb 26, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution loan forgiveness in the amount of $179,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the City of Malone...

Fitch Affirms Chesterfield County, VA Water & Sewer Revs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Feb 26, 2015

Texas Water Development Board Approves $2,460,000 in Financial Assistance to the Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 50 (Harris County) for Wastewater System Improvements and a New Wastewater Treatment Plant

Feb 26, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $2,460,000 from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the Harris Coun...

Sh5.5 Billion Project Goes Ahead

Feb 26, 2015

THE government through the Rift Valley Water Services Board has prioritised the development of Chemususu Dam Water Supply and Distribution project.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Fourth Order Holding Proceeding in Abeyance in the Matter of CS Land Holding, LLC, Complainant v. Carolina Water Service, Inc., of North Carolina, Respondent

Feb 26, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of CS Land Holding, LLC, Complainant v. Carolina Water Service, Inc., of North Carolina, RespondentBY THE PRESIDING COMMISSIONER: On August 5, 2014, the Commission is...

Peru's biggest early stage water projects

Feb 26, 2015 BNamericas take a look at Peru's biggest water and waste projects that are still in the early planning stages.Lake Titicaca clean-up projectThe Peruvian government plans to build six treatment plants, costing a combined US$470mn, to clean up Lake ...

The Texas Water Development Board Today Approved Financial Assistance Totaling $13,806,955. of This Funding, $1,729,000 was Designated for Rural Water Projects

Feb 26, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved financial assistance for water and wastewater improvements and a new wastewater treatment plant. In addition, two of the pr...

Polymers can lower water turbidity, boost capacity of treatment plants, says study

Feb 26, 2015 A study funded by The Research Council (TRC) has shown that use of polymers (polyelectrolyte) help in speeding settling of suspended solids and getting low-turbidity water.The findings of this study could help in water reuse processes especially i...

Itron to enhance water metering infrastructure for North Miami Beach

Feb 26, 2015 The utility will use Itron's advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), leak detection solution and cloud-based analytics to more effectively manage the delivery of water resources, reduce non-revenue water and conserve resources. Itron's water AMI s...

Compesa CEO maps out Pernambuco waterworks investments

Feb 26, 2015

Brazil's Pernambuco state water utility Compesa is currently investing 179mn reais (US$62.7mn) in waterworks automation projects to improve the efficiency of water supply, CEO Roberto Tavares told BNamericas