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GWR Global Water Resources Corp. Declares Monthly Dividend

Feb 28, 2015 PHOENIX, AZ, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - GWR Global Water Resources Corp. (TSX: GWR) (the "Company") announced today that its board of directors declared, under its approved dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend on the common shares of the Compan...

Florida Legislative Update, February 23-27, 2015

Feb 28, 2015 The Nature Conservancy issued the following news release:This week legislators are back in their districts preparing for the start of the 2015 Legislative Session, set to begin on Tuesday, March 3. As described in the legislative update issued las...

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

Feb 28, 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...

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

Feb 28, 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...

Legal Petition Urges Gov. Brown to Impose Emergency Fracking Moratorium After Oil Waste Illegally Dumped Into California Aquifers

Feb 27, 2015 The Center for Biological Diversity issued the following news release:After California officials admitted allowing the oil industry to illegally inject wastewater into protected aquifers via disposal wells, more than 150 environmental and communit...

FORMER MILL SUPERINTENDENT FOR SHASTA COUNTY GOLD MINE SENTENCED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES

Feb 27, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of California:Kiedock Kim, age 60, resident of Biggs, California, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley to six mont...

FORMER MILL SUPERINTENDENT FOR SHASTA COUNTY GOLD MINE SENTENCED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES

Feb 27, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of California:Kiedock Kim, age 60, resident of Biggs, California, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley to six mont...

Philippines: Metro Pacific sets Php58.2-B capex for 2015; profit up 18% in 2014

Feb 27, 2015

Infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) is increasing its capital expenditure to 6.2 percent to Php58.2 billion this year, bulk of the amount will be used to boost its water and electricity businesses.

Desalitech Nominated for 2015 Global Water Awards' Desalination Company of the Year; Prestigious Nomination Recognizes Desalitech as a Major Player in Global Water Treatment

Feb 27, 2015 NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Desalitech, a Newton-based provider of high-efficiency water and wastewater treatment solutions, has been nominated for the 2015 Global Water Awards' Desalination Company of the Year ? one of the wa...

American Water Works reports higher Q4 net income, provides guidance for 2015

Feb 27, 2015 Operating revenues for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 were $731.38 million, compared to $706.24 million for the same quarter ended December 31, 2013. Net income for the year ended December 31, 2014 was $423.11 million, or $2.35 per dil...