WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Dentist defends fluoride in Bethel's water supply

Aug 29, 2014 BETHEL -- About two dozen people turned out for Monday's public hearing on fluoride in town drinking water. The issue was raised earlier in the summer by Sarah Lane.Bethel postpones referendum on fluoride until 2015BETHEL -- After a lively discuss...

Yarra Valley Water to install water and sewer services in Craigieburn

Aug 28, 2014 Donnybrook Road is the site of a number of projects, including the construction of a branch sewer, a potable water main and a recycled water main in preparation for new developments in the area. The construction, totalling 12kms of pipe work, comm...

Indian Tender: Drinking Water and Sanitation-PWD Tripura has announced tender for "Creation of Innovative Type HRF Water Supply Scheme at Bhagirath Para under Satchand Block based on existing rain wa"

Aug 28, 2014 Indian Government Tenders, Drinking Water and Sanitation-PWD Tripura has announced a tender, expires on Aug 29, 2014 for "Creation of Innovative Type HRF Water Supply Scheme at Bhagirath Para under Satchand Block based on existing rain water harv...

Scotland’s drinking water quality has never been better

Aug 28, 2014

The Scottish Government has issued the following news release:

Regulator’s report shows that Scottish Water’s compliance with the standards for drinking water in 2013 continued to improve.

Bach uses proclamation to officially oppose stormwater initiative

Aug 28, 2014 In another volley fired in the campaign on a proposed stormwater initiative, Mayor Steve Bach issued a "proclamation" Tuesday listing reasons why he believes the plan is flawed.Bach, who has issued one other proclamation since he took office in Ju...

Water sector here growing talent and seeding innovation; Update by body overseeing sector shows its growing contribution to jobs created and to GDP

Aug 28, 2014 %5BSINGAPORE%5D Singapore is aiming to maintain its position as a global hydrohub leader by encouraging innovative industrial water solutions and building up talent in the sector. In the area of building up the talent pool, for example, the targe...

Maine's DEP chief demands answers on plan to build Amtrak facility in Brunswick

Aug 28, 2014 BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Plans to build a layover facility in Brunswick for Amtrak passenger trains suffered another setback Wednesday as Patricia Aho, commissioner of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection, fired off a six-page letter that a...

Delaware: Delaware Superior Court Rules on Dispute Between City of Wilmington and Diamond State Port Corporation Over Stormwater Utility Fees

Aug 28, 2014 City of Wilmington, The State of Delaware has issued the following news release: The Delaware Superior Court has granted partial summary judgment on the City of Wilmington’s claim against the Diamond State Port Corporation for past due stor...

Panel pulls back on stiff stormwater rules

Aug 28, 2014 Staff writerA Chattanooga regulatory board on Wednesday flushed two years of work on how better to stop raw sewage from pouring into the Tennessee River when it rains.Under pressure from developers who argued that proposed stormwater requirements ...

Leakages Inflict Losses On East Water Firm

Aug 28, 2014

EASTERN Water and Sewerage Company (EWSC) is losing 43 per cent of its treated water every month due to leakages and illegal connections.