WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Idaho Public Utilities Commission Issues Order in the Matter of the Application of Morning View Water Company to Increase Its Borrowing Authority

Mar 27, 2015 The Idaho Public Utilities Commission issued the following order:On February 27, 2015, the Commission received a letter from Morning View Water Company 'Morning View" or "Company") requesting a Commission Order allowing the Company to increase its...

Southern Water invests GBP1 million in Aylesford Wastewater Treatment Works

Mar 27, 2015 The works serves more than 100,000 people in the area, but an influx of wet wipes and other non-biodegradable material such as sanitary products is causing problems at the site. Since April last year, more than 190 tons of wet wipes and other item...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $22,075,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Laredo (Webb County) for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion Project

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $22,075,000 from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the City of La...

Utah: Disinfection Alternatives for Small Communities in Puerto Rico

Mar 27, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Disinfection Alternatives for Small Communities in Puerto Rico Craig Patterson1, Graciela Ramirez Toro2, Harvey Minnigh2, Cristina Maldonado3, and Rajib Sinh...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $9,050,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Castroville (Medina County) for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion Project

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $9,050,000 from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the City of Cas...

Fitch Affirms Pleasant Grove, UT's Storm Water Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

Mar 27, 2015

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Canceling Certificate of Authority in the Matter of Madison Properties, Inc.

Mar 27, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Madison Properties, Inc., c/o White Pine Property Management, LLC (Receiver), 86 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, North Carolina 28801 - Cancellation of Authority for C...

EU warns that water scarcity will effect more people worldwide

Mar 27, 2015

) The EU Monday voiced concern about the problem of water scarcity which is increasing due to climate change and likely to affect more people in the future due to demographic developments.

Texas Water Development Board Approves $200,000 in Financial Assistance to Corix Utilities (Burnet County) for Water System Improvements for the Buena Vista Water System

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution loan forgiveness in the amount of $200,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to Corix Utilities, I...

Illinois: Ferguson Acquires Equarius

Mar 27, 2015 Bearing Specialists Association has issued the following news release: NEWPORT NEWS — Ferguson Enterprises, a Wolseley brand, recently announced the acquisition of Equarius, Inc. in an asset transaction completed March 9. Post-acquisition, ...