WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewage Board Officials to target consumer assest

Apr 1, 2015 Hyderabad, April 1 -- Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewage Board (HMWSSB) officials have adopted a new method of harassing consumers by invoking the Revenue Recovery Act to seize their moveable and immoevable assets, if a consumer fails ...

GOVERNOR BROWN TO ATTEND MANUAL SNOW SURVEY TOMORROW

Apr 1, 2015 The following information was released by the office of the Governor of California:Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will attend the California Department of Water Resources manual snow survey tomorrow at Phillips Station. Electronic readings show that...

Huntsville Utilities selects Brasfield & Gorrie to build water treatment plant

Apr 1, 2015 Awarded the $83 million project through a competitive bidding process, Brasfield & Gorrie will begin work on the new Southeast Water Treatment Plant in March 2015. "As one of the nation's leading contractors in heavy civil construction, we loo...

Deputy UN chief calls for ‘hydro-diplomacy’ as world faces growing water shortages

Apr 1, 2015 United Nation News Center has issued the following news release:The international community must gear up for a new era of “hydro-diplomacy” as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension...

Masdar Institute ensuring safety of crops grown with treated waste water in UAE

Apr 1, 2015 ABU DHABI, 31st March 2015 (WAM) --- Desalination was the first major technological innovation that allowed the UAE to overcome its freshwater resource scarcity to achieve greater quality of life. The next innovative breakthrough that will dynamic...

AfDB Board approves US $123.77 million for Angola Urban Water Project

Apr 1, 2015

Mexico's Sonoyta city to build wastewater treatment plant

Apr 1, 2015

Oomapas, the water utility in the Mexican city of Sonoyta, Sonora state, has called for technical and financial bids for a contract to build a wastewater treatment plant.

National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation Launches from Dallas

Apr 1, 2015 Toyota USA issued the following news release:Fresh water is a precious resource, something that is a vital part of daily life and sustainability. But steps must be taken now to ensure that the supply isn't depleted at such a rapid rate. Toyota rea...

EPA ISSUES NOTICE ABOUT PUBLIC MEETING AND WEBINAR TO OBTAIN INPUT ON POTENTIAL REVISIONS TO REGULATIONS FOR PROHIBITION ON USE OF LEAD PIPES, SOLDER AND FLUX

Apr 1, 2015

WASHINGTON, April 1 -- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a notice called: Notice of a Public Meeting: Regulations Implementing Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act: Prohibition on Use of Lead Pipes, Solder and Flux.

Virginia: Governor McAuliffe Announces $1 Million Funding For Water System Expansion in Buchanan County

Apr 1, 2015 Office of the Governor Terry McAuliffe, The state of Virginia has issued the following news release:Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Buchanan County is set to receive a federal grant totaling $1,000,000 to provide public water to 163...