WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Redlands City Council asks for updated landscaping requirements due to drought

Oct 24, 2014 REDLANDS >> City staff has been directed by the City Council to update the city's landscaping requirements for residences due to the statewide drought.Redlands Code Enforcement has received about 20 complaints a week regarding visible landsc...

City Enters Stage 2 Water Warning

Oct 24, 2014 The city of Abilene issued the following news release:Starting immediately, the City of Abilene will move to Stage 2 - Water Warning in the Water Conservation Plan. Outdoor watering for City of Abilene water customers is limited to one day every t...

PSC Approves Financing for Water System Merger in Hardin County

Oct 24, 2014 The Kentucky Public Service Commission issued the following news release:The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved a financing plan that will enable Hardin County Water District #2 to complete its purchase of the Elizabethtown muni...

Fitch Affirms Moulton Niguel Water District, CA's Rev COPs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Oct 24, 2014 20 October 2014 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'AAA' rating on the following obligations issued by the Moulton Niguel Water District, CA (MNWD):-Approximately $80.1 million revenue certificates of participation (COPs).The Rating Outlook is Stable.

Wozniak: Millions Headed to Region for Water and Sewer System Upgrades

Oct 24, 2014 The Pennsylvania State Senate Democrats issued the following news release on the behalf of Pennsylvania State Sen. John Wozniak:State Sen. John Wozniak (D-Cambria) said today that the region will soon receive tens of millions of dollars in low int...

Australia: South East Water Owns Trademark for 'ONEBOX'

Oct 24, 2014

Australia, Oct. 24 -- South East Water Corp., Victoria, owns the trademark (1608124) for 'ONEBOX' from Feb. 26, 2014, through Feb. 26, 2024.

GE General Counsel Glynn D. Key Named to Advisory Board of the Wharton School's Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership

Oct 24, 2014 General Electric issued the following news release:GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that Glynn D. Key was named to the advisory board of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania's Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership (IGEL).As g...

Sabesp expands water discount program further

Oct 24, 2014

Brazil's São Paulo state water utility Sabesp was given the nod to further expand a discount program that rewards customers who reduce their water usage.

Governor Corbett Announces $65.6 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 16 Counties

Oct 24, 2014 The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority issued the following news release:Governor Tom Corbett today announced the investment of $65.6 million in 19 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 16 counties through t...

LCV Statement on the Delivery of Over 700,000 Comments Supporting Clean Water Rule

Oct 24, 2014 The League of Conservation Voters issued the following news release:The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Senior Vice President for Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld released this statement on today's delivery of over 700,000 comments suppor...