WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Water Quality Project to Benefit Ichetucknee River and Springs

Jul 23, 2014 The Suwannee River Water Management District issued the following news release:A collaborative effort is underway: the City of Lake City, Columbia County and the Suwannee River Water Management District (District) are moving to the next step in a ...

Auditor General DePasquale Says Rapid Shale Gas Development Outpaced DEP's Ability to Oversee Industry, Protect Water Quality

Jul 23, 2014 The Pennsylvania Auditor General issued the following news release:Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said that a recent audit shows that the meteoric growth of the shale gas industry caught the Department of Environmental Protection unprepar...

City of Fresno to Initiate Stage 2 Water Restrictions

Jul 23, 2014

The city of Fresno issued the following news release:

Today, the City of Fresno announces that it will elevate its Water Shortage Contingency Plan to a Stage 2 level, effective August 1, 2014.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision and Requiring Refund for Watercrest Estates

Jul 23, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Appli~ation by Watercrest Estates, Post Office Box 68, Barium Springs, North Carolina 28010 for Authority to Amend Its Tariff to Increase Rates for Providing Water...

HOUSE PASSES DAINES' EAST BENCH IRRIGATION DISTRICT BILL

Jul 23, 2014 The following information was released by the office of Montana Rep. Steve Daines:Representative Steve Daines successfully passed legislation through the House today that provides farmers and ranchers in Montanas Eastern Bench Irrigation District ...

United States: EPA promulgates final standards for cooling water intake structures

Jul 23, 2014 IntroductionOn May 19, 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a long-delayed final rulemaking regulating cooling water intake structures at existing facilities under Section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act (CWA). For more than two ...

ONE DROP and Rotary launch the "2020 Water Partnership" to provide sustainable water and sanitation access to communities in need on three continents with an investment of $20M

Jul 23, 2014 MONTREAL, July 22, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - ONE DROP is pleased to announce the launch of the "2020 Water Partnership", a joint sustainable water and sanitation program with Rotary, one of the world's largest investors in this area, to deliver uniq...

Middlesex Water Company Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Jul 23, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., July 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per common share payable on September 2, 2014, for shareholders of record...

Drinking Water Specialist, - Ref:1421016

Jul 23, 2014 Civil Service Job, UK Government has issued the following news release:DepartmentScottish GovernmentBusiness AreaOtherBusiness Area - detailedDrinking Water Quality Regulator for ScotlandNumber of Jobs Available1Location: RegionScotlandLocation: ...

EPA Settles Stormwater Case to Protect Richmond Water Quality

Jul 23, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that the city of Richmond has settled alleged violations of Clean Water Act regulations that protect waterways from poll...