WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

DEWA launches 2 new 132/11 kV substations

Sep 21, 2014

DUBAI, 20th September, 2014 (WAM) -- Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has launched two 132/11kV substations in the second quarter of 2014, which are now fully operational.

TRSA Webinar Recap: Wastewater Challenges

Sep 20, 2014 The Textile Rental Services Association issued the following news:The latest installment of TRSA's monthly webinar series dealt with wastewater challenges facing today's commercial laundries. The Sept. 17 presentation, titled "Emerging Wastewater ...

Research Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Featured in September Water Environment Research

Sep 20, 2014 The Water Environment Federation issued the following news release:According to new research published in the September 2014 issue of Water Environment Research (WER)--the popular journal published by the Water Environment Federation (WEF)--the be...

Algonquin Power Unit Buying Water Utilities in California and Montana for US$327 Mln

Sep 20, 2014 Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN.TO) Friday said its regulated utility subsidiary will be buying three regulated water distribution utilities in California and Montana, U.S. from Western Water Holdings for a total consideration of US$327 mill...

Reclamation Releases Draft Environmental Documents for Inclusion of Planned Development into Contra Costa Water District Service Area

Sep 20, 2014 The U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation issued the following news release:The Bureau of Reclamation has released for public review draft environmental documents for inclusion of a proposed 140-acre, mixed-use development into t...

Governor Brown Streamlines Relief Efforts for Families with Drinking Water Shortages Due to Drought

Sep 20, 2014 The California Governor's Office of Emergency Services issued the following news:Just days after signing historic legislation requiring sustainable groundwater management for the first time in California, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued an exe...

Strategies and Resources for Managing Phosphorus, Protecting Groundwater Highlighted at Ohio's Farm Science Review.

Sep 20, 2014   Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 19, 2014       Water quality and strategies for managing phosphorus in farm fields are hot topics, especially in light of recent drinking water issues in Toledo, Ohio. A ...

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. to Acquire Water Utilities in California and Montana

Sep 20, 2014 OAKVILLE, ON, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. ("APUC") (TSX: AQN) today announced that Liberty Utilities, APUC's regulated utility business, has entered into an agreement with Western Water Holdings, a wholly-owne...

U.S. House Casts 220th Anti-Environmental Vote

Sep 20, 2014 Environment America issued the following news release:Yesterday afternoon, the U.S. House approved two packages of environmental rollbacks, H.R. 2 and H.R. 4. Added to last week's vote to block clean water safeguards, the move marks the 220th vote...

Arizona: Water/Wastewater Electronic Technician II

Sep 20, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water/Wastewater Electronic Technician II Closing Date/Time: Continuous Salary: $22.82 - $33.08 Hourly $47,465.60 - $68,806.40 Annually Job Type: Full-Time Reg...