WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

CONGRESSIONAL INVESTIGATIVE REPORT URGES EPA TO IMPROVE OVERSIGHT OF THE UIC PROGRAM

Aug 1, 2014 The following information was released by Clean Water Action:This week the Government Accountability Office released DRINKING WATER: EPA Program to Protect Underground Sources from Injection of Fluids Associated with Oil and Gas Production Needs I...

Goiás tenders construction of waste-to-energy plant

Jul 31, 2014

Brazil's Goiás state water utility Saneago has launched a 105mn-real (US$46.3mn) tender to build a waste-to-energy system in state capital Goiânia, according to a company bid notice.

Mexico state water utility seeks consultant for infrastructure review

Jul 31, 2014

Mexico state's (Edomex's) Huixquilucan water utility is seeking a consultant to carry out a water infrastructure survey.

DWP behind on replacing century old water main pipes

Jul 31, 2014 At 93 years old, the pipe that burst in Westwood on Tuesday was younger and in better condition than many of Los Angeles's brittle, corroding water arteries.More than 1 million feet of the city's pipes are beyond a century old - past their intende...

Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act

Jul 31, 2014 On July 28, 2014, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Northern District of California in the lawsuit entitled United States of America et al. v. East Bay Municipal Utility Distri...

Philippines: NCR Water Shortage in 2021 being addressed with two major projects

Jul 31, 2014

The National Capital Region's (NCR's) upcoming water shortage in 2021 will be addressed with two major projects under President Benigno Aquino III's Administration.

MWH Global and CSC Partner on Cybersecurity Offerings for Critical Utility Infrastructure.

Jul 31, 2014   Broomfield, CO (PRWEB) July 30, 2014         MWH Global, the premier solutions provider focused on water and natural resources, today announced that it has partnered with CSC (NYSE: CSC), a ...

FOREST SERVICE EXTENDS GROUNDWATER DIRECTIVE PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

Jul 31, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell today announced a 30-day extension in the amount of time the public has to comment on a proposal to clarify the agency's direction f...

Rights to Safe Water, Sanitation Must Not Remain Mirage for Millions of Kenyans - UN Expert

Jul 31, 2014 While Kenyans have rights to safe water and sanitation on paper, it is now time to turn the law into reality for the millions who do not enjoy these fundamental rights, an independent United Nations human rights expert said at the end of her missi...

Energy Regulator issues proposals on water charges

Jul 31, 2014

The Energy Regulator has issued proposals on water charges that would see households paying just under a quarter of a cent per litre of water.