WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

DEWA launches 2 new 132/11 kV substations

Sep 21, 2014

DUBAI, 20th September, 2014 (WAM) -- Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has launched two 132/11kV substations in the second quarter of 2014, which are now fully operational.

North Carolina: Council Agrees To Halt Stormwater Quality Cost Share Program

Sep 20, 2014 The State of North Carolina has issued the following news release:In the wake of the historic drought that affected the region in 2008-09, the City of Raleigh approved several policy initiatives aimed at maximizing water resources. On Sept. 16, c...

SOUTHEAST BIOLOGY STUDENTS ASSIST WITH USDA RESEARCH ON PREVENTING AG RUNOFF

Sep 20, 2014 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 18 -- Southeast Missouri State University issued the following news release:Six students from the Department of Biology at Southeast Missouri State University collaborated with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) i...

Hickory Hills Withdraws Water and Sewer Rate Cases

Sep 20, 2014 The Missouri Public Service Commission issued the following news release:The Missouri Public Service Commission has acknowledged the voluntary dismissal of water and sewer rate cases filed by Hickory Hills Water & Sewer, Incorporated. As a res...

Abu Dhabi Investing In Wastewater Reuse To Ensure Sustainability Of Water Supply

Sep 20, 2014 Here is the text of news released by official news agency Bernama on its website: In order to address the rapidly growing demand for potable water in Abu Dhabi due to the population growth, which is forecast to exceed five million by 2030, Abu Dh...

Arizona: Water/Wastewater Electronic Technician II

Sep 20, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water/Wastewater Electronic Technician II Closing Date/Time: Continuous Salary: $22.82 - $33.08 Hourly $47,465.60 - $68,806.40 Annually Job Type: Full-Time Reg...

Reps. Tonko and Waxman Introduce Bill Reauthorizing State Revolving Loan Fund Under the Safe Drinking Water Act

Sep 20, 2014 The Ranking Democratic Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee issued the following news release:Today, Rep. Paul D. Tonko, Ranking Member of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee, and Rep. Henry A. Waxman, Ranking Member of the E...

DuPage Water Commission to Make Final Payment on Debt

Sep 20, 2014 DuPage County issued the following news release:Thursday evening, members of the DuPage Water Commission authorized the final payment on $70 million in short-term loans borrowed during a financial crisis revealed in 2009. The final payment of $7 m...

MTSU, CITY UTILITY INVITE PUBLIC TO SEPT. 23 STORMWATER MEETING

Sep 20, 2014 URFREESBORO, Tenn., Sept. 19 -- Middle Tennessee State University issued the following news release:Middle Tennessee State University and the Murfreesboro Water and Sewer Department will hold a public meeting Sept. 23 to highlight the annual repor...

TRSA Webinar Recap: Wastewater Challenges

Sep 20, 2014 The Textile Rental Services Association issued the following news:The latest installment of TRSA's monthly webinar series dealt with wastewater challenges facing today's commercial laundries. The Sept. 17 presentation, titled "Emerging Wastewater ...