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Desalination plant will drought-proof Adelaide, SA Government maintains

Apr 28, 2015 South Australians will be grateful Adelaide has a desalination plant when drought next hits, Environment and Water Minister Ian Hunter says.Critics including the Opposition said the plant in Adelaide's south was costly to build and was expensive t...

Orange County Utilities Reduces Abandoned Calls by 75 Percent and Offers Customers an Improved One-Minute Speed-to-answer Time

Apr 28, 2015 Oracle, a developer of hardware and software products, issued the following news release:A utility's success depends on meeting the needs of its customers. Orange County Utilities, (http://www.orangecountyfl.net/tabid/371/default.aspx#.VOIuIy7kqy4...

Water Utility to Overhaul Staff to Revamp Operations

Apr 27, 2015 The Water and Sanitation Corporation Limited (Wasac) will today advertise 117 open job positions to seek expertise it needs to improve its services.James Sano, the WASAC chief executive, said this while appearing before a parliamentary Standing Co...

Addressing Nepal's Water Crisis

Apr 27, 2015 Despite recent achievements in bringing water to a growing percentage of the population, Nepal continues to suffer from a water crisis, with many people still unable to access to clean water sources. For communities in the remote mountains and hi...

OKC may provide water services to Tinker AFB

Apr 27, 2015 OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City has submitted a proposal to take over the water and sewer operations at Tinker Air Force Base, but it won’t find out anything until at least June.The initiative is part of a nationwide effort by the Depart...

India Water Analytical Instruments Market to Grow at 11% CAGR Until 2020 Finds TechSci Research

Apr 27, 2015 Burnaby, Canada, April 27, 2015 --(PR.com)-- According to the recently published TechSci Research report "India Water Analytical Instruments Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020," the market for water analytical instruments in India is proje...

Curbing water loss in Philippines

Apr 27, 2015 MANILA - According to the World Bank, nearly US$14 billion worth of non-revenue water (NRW) – water that is produced but never makes it to the consumer – is wasted worldwide per year. This problem is particularly prevalent in the Phili...

HHS issues final recommendation for community water fluoridation

Apr 27, 2015

April 27, 2015

Contact: HHS Press Office, 202-690-6343

HHS issues final recommendation for community water fluoridation

Adjusted level seeks to maintain dental health benefits of fluoride

Water Board Begins to Build Murang'a Tunnel

Apr 27, 2015 The Athi Water Services Board has been accused of starting the construction of Northern Water Tunnel without clear guidelines by the stakeholders.Murang'a Senator Kembi Gitura said the board is acting with impunity by constructing the water tunnel.

Oommen Chandy to commission drinking water project

Apr 27, 2015 Oommen Chandy, Chief Minister of Kerala, will commission the drinking water project (http://www.projectstoday.com/News/Mega-drinking-water-project-for-Nuapada-and-Kalahandi) of the Kalpetta municipality at the HIMUP school grounds, on 3 May 2015.