WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Congressional panel approves funds for WIFIA

Dec 17, 2014 Water Works Association has issued the following news release:In a pivotal development toward realizing AWWA’s vision of the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act, a US House-Senate conference committee late Tuesday approved spend...

K'taka to set up Committee to review irrigation projects

Dec 17, 2014

Belagavi, Dec. 16 -- The Karnataka government has decided to set up a review commission to examine the delayed irrigation projects in the Krishna basin, Minister for Water Resources M B Patil said in Legislative Council here today.

Arizona: Federal Agencies Support Virginia's Innovative Market-based Approach to Improving Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay

Dec 17, 2014 Department of Agriculture has issued the following news release: Virginia program to serve as model for similar programs across the countryWASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2014 – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy to...

EPA Celebrates 40th Anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act

Dec 17, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). State, local and community representatives joined EPA Regi...

New Mexico: City of Santa Fe Water Utility Switches to Electric Vehicles for Meter Reading

Dec 17, 2014 City of Santa Fe has issued the following news release:Move fits into City’s Climate Action Task Force Vision of a Greener Santa FePublic Utilities Department Director Nick Schiavo announced today that the Water Division has begun replacing...

MEETINGS EXPLORE SMALL HYDROPOWER POSSIBILITIES IN BIG HORN BASIN

Dec 17, 2014 LARAMIE, Wyo., Dec. 16 -- The University of Wyoming issued the following news release:Opportunities for agricultural producers, irrigation districts and other water users to develop small hydropower resources at existing water infrastructure will ...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Canceling Certificate of Authority

Dec 17, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of The Forest at Asheville Properties, LLC, 300 North Greene Street, Suite 1000, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401 - Cancellation of Authority for Charging for Water a...

Pennsylvania: Secretarial Letter to Extend AIA PA American Water G-2014-2457907.docx G-2014-2457907

Dec 17, 2014

Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, The State of Pennsylvania has issued the following Documents:

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
PENNSYLVANIA PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION
P.O. BOX 3265, HARRISBURG, PA 17105-3265

EPA Helps Protect New Mexico's most Irreplaceable Resource--Water

Dec 17, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is helping to protect drinking water in New Mexico with a grant to the New Mexico Environment Department. The $605,300 grant will ...

Washington: Groundwater-quality data in the Santa Cruz, San Gabriel, and Peninsular Ranges Hard Rock Aquifers study unit, 2011-2012: results from the California GAMA program

Dec 17, 2014 US Geological Survey, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:Groundwater quality in the 2,400-square-mile Santa Cruz, San Gabriel, and Peninsular Ranges Hard Rock Aquifers (Hard Rock) study unit was investigated by the U.S. G...