WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Exception sought for watershed

Jan 25, 2015

The Latrobe Municipal Authority board adopted a resolution this week asking Ligonier Township supervisors to prohibit fracking operations in the authority's watershed.

Water Environment Research Article Explores Use of an Auxiliary Carbon Source for Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal

Jan 25, 2015 The Water Environment Federation issued the following news release:The open access article for this month's issue of Water Environment Research (WER) explores the use of an auxiliary carbon source--specifically, spent glycerol resulting from biodi...

Kahramaa begins survey on drinking water quality

Jan 25, 2015

DOHA: Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa), in cooperation with the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics, yesterday launched an opinion poll on the quality of its drinking water.

Saudi- Self-sustainable model 'vital to meet water and power needs in KSA'

Jan 25, 2015 Adil Bushnak who is among the founders of the International Desalination Association (IDA) and chairman of Moya Bushnak was the organizer of 10th Saudi Water and Power Forum (SWPF) with the Ministry of Water and Electricity. He is credited with be...

Washington: Obama’s New Infrastructure Plan Would Worsen Our Water System Woes

Jan 25, 2015 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release: “Today the Obama administration announced a slew of proposals that will endanger our water systems by promoting and facilitating the management of critical drinking water resourc...

Ireland: Water and Wastewater Engineer

Jan 25, 2015 Public Jobs Ireland has issued the following job vacancy: Water and Wastewater Engineer Leinster Not disclosed Permanent full-time Updated 24/01/2015DescriptionPOSITION: Water & Waste Water Engineer Veolia Water services is lookin...

Water Resource Technician

Jan 25, 2015 National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following Job Vacancy:Job SummaryCompany Capital Region Watershed District Location St.​ Paul, MN 55108Industries Energy and UtilitiesJob Type Full Time EmployeeJob Refer...

California: AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.

Jan 25, 2015 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.(1) Existing law authorizes local agencies, as defined, to ad...

A Year That Confirmed We Need to Put Drinking Water First

Jan 25, 2015 Washington, D.C.: Clean Water Action has issued the following news release:One year ago today we learned that a chemical spill into the Elk River in West Virginia had led to a “Do Not Use” order. Hundreds of thousands of people in the ...

Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan Invest in Municipal Infrastructure

Jan 25, 2015 The Canadian Government has issued the following news release:The Town of Ituna will benefit from upgraded water supply infrastructure thanks to joint federal and provincial funding announced today by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of S...