WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

North Carolina: Wastewater Report Available For Citizens To Review

Aug 20, 2014 The City of Claremont, The State of North Carolina issue the following news release:The yearlyreport gives customers an opportunity to review detailed information on the performance of the City’s collection system and treatment facilities. ...

American Water Works reports higher net income for Q2, provides annual outlook

Aug 20, 2014 Operating revenues for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 were $759.16 million, compared to $724.26 million for the same quarter ended June 30, 2013. Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2014 was $177.42 million, or $0.99 per share, co...

COMMENTS SOUGHT ON STORMWATER MANAGEMENT PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH PLAN

Aug 20, 2014 The following information was released by Loudoun County (Virginia):Loudoun County citizens are invited to review and comment on the county's newly developed Public Education and Outreach Plan for the county's Stormwater Management Program adminis...

Mexico City water plant to benefit 80,000 residents

Aug 20, 2014

Around 80,000 residents in outlying areas of the Mexico City borough of Iztapalapa will have a quality potable water supply once a treatment plant is finished.

City of La Palma Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) to Drive its Smart Water Enterprise

Aug 20, 2014 ARCADIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of La Palma, California to deploy its flagship smart water network software,...

DEQ Awards Drinking Water Planning Grant to the Smith Road Water Users Association, Bannock County

Aug 20, 2014 The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) today announced the award of a drinking water planning grant in the amount of $12,500 to the Smith Road Water Users...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by Fairfield Hamptons, LLC

Aug 20, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Fairfield Hamptons, LLC, 4401 Hampton Ridge Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina 28210, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Util...

Venezuela improves Bolívar state town's water network

Aug 20, 2014 Venezuela is investing 50mn bolívares (US$8mn) to improve the water treatment and distribution network in the town of Tumeremo in Bolívar state.The project will benefit 70,000 residents, state news agency AVN reported.Over the last e...

State government announces water monitoring framework

Aug 20, 2014 The New South Wales government will implement water monitoring measures at three emerging coal seam gas project sites.Water Minister Kevin Humphries says underground water and baseline water profiles will be mapped in the Gunnedah, Gloucester and ...

Raw sewerage from treatment plant spills into Ludmilla Creek in Darwin

Aug 20, 2014

More than 260,000 litres of raw sewerage have spilled into Ludmilla Creek, less than 10 kilometres from Darwin's CBD, the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reported.