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United States: Philadelphia Water Department Implements New Stormwater Regulations

Jan 28, 2015 Effective July 1, 2015, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) will be implementing new stormwater management regulations in order to meet the goals outlined in Green City, Clean Waters, which is the city's 25-year plan for managing combined sewe...

Indiana: Water Meter Re-inspection Reveals Few Property Owners Face Costly Water Meter Repairs

Jan 28, 2015 City of Evansvilla, The State of Indiana has issued the following news release:The Evansville Water and Sewer Utility’s (Utility’s) independent re-inspection of approximately 1,000 water meters – identified in November 2014 as n...

CLEVELAND METAL PLATING COMPANY FINED FOR MAKING ILLEGAL DISCHARGES INTO SEWER SYSTEM

Jan 28, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Ohio:A metal plating company in Cleveland was fined $50,000 for making illegal discharges with high concentrations of metals such as chrome ...

Lack Of Sanitation, Clean Water Access Responsible For More Deaths In Nigeria Than Terrorism, WaterAid Says

Jan 28, 2015 Kaiser Family Foundation has issued the following news release: Know What's Killing More People in Nigeria Than Boko Haram? Lack of Drinking Water"The lack of running water killed more people in Nigeria last year than Boko Haram. While the terror...

H2O Innovation announces $14 million in new contracts and implementation of a proprietary remote monitoring solution SPMCTM for a municipality in Florida

Jan 28, 2015 TSX-V: HEOOTCQX: HEOFFAlternext: MNEMO: ALHEOAll amounts in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.QUEBEC, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - (TSXV: HEO) - H>2>O Innovation Inc. ("H>2>O Innovation" or the "Company") announces today that it...

South Dakota: Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Urges Administration to Provide Crucial Funding for Lewis and Clark Water System

Jan 28, 2015 John Thune of South Dakota has issued the following news release:Congress recently approved an additional $31 million for work on authorized Bureau of Reclamation water projects; in a letter to Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner, the lawmakers pr...

Notice of Review of Two Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (APDES) Proposed Final General Permits

Jan 28, 2015 The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following public notice:Following the close of a 37-day public notice period, DEC has prepared two APDES proposed final general permits; Clean Water Act Section 402 Modifications of Se...

Garamendi Works on Water, Education, Quality of Life Issues in Lake County

Jan 28, 2015 Office of the House of Representative John Garamendi, U.S Government has issued the following news release:On Friday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) held a series of meetings and site visits in Lake County. The meetings focused on L...

Water supply demand and drought management plans on public exhibition

Jan 28, 2015 Dubbo City Council, The State of State of New South Wales has issued the following press release:Best-practice management for Local Water Utility includes effective and efficient delivery of water supply and promotion of sustainable water conserv...

TSXV-Listed H2O Innovation Announces $14 Mln in New Contracts

Jan 28, 2015 H2O Innovation Inc. (HEO.V) announced Tuesday that it was awarded, at the end of its second quarter and in January 2015, six new contracts for an aggregate amount of $14 million, mainly for the supply of drinking water systems to municipal custom...