WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Southern Water invests GBP1 million in Aylesford Wastewater Treatment Works

Mar 27, 2015 The works serves more than 100,000 people in the area, but an influx of wet wipes and other non-biodegradable material such as sanitary products is causing problems at the site. Since April last year, more than 190 tons of wet wipes and other item...

The Texas Water Development Board Today Approved Financial Assistance Totaling $92,785,839. of this Funding, $43,250,839 was Designated for Rural Water Projects

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved financial assistance for multiple water projects around the state. The projects offer a wide range of improvements and expa...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $22,075,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Laredo (Webb County) for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion Project

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $22,075,000 from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the City of La...

Utah: Disinfection Alternatives for Small Communities in Puerto Rico

Mar 27, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Disinfection Alternatives for Small Communities in Puerto Rico Craig Patterson1, Graciela Ramirez Toro2, Harvey Minnigh2, Cristina Maldonado3, and Rajib Sinh...

Fitch Affirms Pleasant Grove, UT's Storm Water Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

Mar 27, 2015

EU warns that water scarcity will effect more people worldwide

Mar 27, 2015

) The EU Monday voiced concern about the problem of water scarcity which is increasing due to climate change and likely to affect more people in the future due to demographic developments.

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit-Ascension Wastewater Treatment, Inc. / Bayou Grand Wastewater Treatment Plant AI Number 18804

Mar 27, 2015 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $200,000 in Financial Assistance to Corix Utilities (Burnet County) for Water System Improvements for the Buena Vista Water System

Mar 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution loan forgiveness in the amount of $200,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to Corix Utilities, I...

Illinois: Ferguson Acquires Equarius

Mar 27, 2015 Bearing Specialists Association has issued the following news release: NEWPORT NEWS — Ferguson Enterprises, a Wolseley brand, recently announced the acquisition of Equarius, Inc. in an asset transaction completed March 9. Post-acquisition, ...

Ireland: Utility Regulator comments on NI Water’s tariff changes for 2015-16

Mar 27, 2015 Utility Regulator Electricity Gas Water has issued the following news release: The Utility Regulator today commented on the 2.4% average increase to NI Water’s non-domestic water and sewerage charges for the 2015/16 financial year.