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Heavy pollution ruins Hunan landscape

Nov 27, 2014   Waste is discharged from the No. 2 Plant of the Huarun Electric Power Company into the nearby region. The mixture of coal dust and wastewater forms a mud lake and pollutes the nearby Danxia landform in central China’s Hunan Province. ̵...

UK Contract Awards: Kier MG Wins 500 Million GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Integrated Metering and Development Services

Nov 26, 2014 PETERBOROUGH, United Kingdom, Nov. 25 -- Kier MG Ltd., Sandy, won a 500 million GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract award from Anglian Water Service Ltd. to provide Integrated metering and development services (Contract Award Notice No....

Balıkesir mayor: Residents drinking arsenic water

Nov 26, 2014 İSTANBUL (CİHAN)- Many residents of Balıkesir are drinking contaminated water, Mayor Ahmet Edip Uğur of the Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality stated at the November meeting of the Balıkesir Water and Sewage Administration's (BASKİ) general board...

Argentina's Salta province unveils 2015-19 water, basic sanitation program

Nov 26, 2014

Argentina's Salta province announced its water and sanitation program for 2015-19, which will require an investment of 650mn pesos (US$76.2mn).

Sabesp appoints new board member under fraud investigation

Nov 26, 2014

São Paulo governor Geraldo Alckmin appointed a new board member to state water utility Sabesp, which is currently under investigation for alleged tender fraud.

California State Water Resources Control Board meeting and public workshop

Nov 26, 2014 California State Water Resources Control Board meeting and public workshop. Agenda for meeting incl presentation from Department of Water Resources on the Water Plan Update 2013, adoption of the 18 Nov 2014 meeting minutes, California's ongoing dr...

Senate Public Works subcommittee hearing on local water treatment facilities

Nov 26, 2014 Water and Wildlife Subcommittee hearing on 'Innovation and the Utilities of the Future: How Local Water Treatment Facilities are Leading the Way to Better Manage Wastewater and Water Supplies'Event Start Date: 2014-12-02Event End Date: 2014-12-02E...

BASF's inge in unique project

Nov 26, 2014 High-capacity ultrafiltration technology from inge GmbH, a subsidiary of BASF SE will be supplied for a desalination plant in Jamnagar (India), the company announced. Under the project, said to be the biggest in the company’s history, more t...

Teravalve Introduces Water Conservation Valve that Can Save Water bill by 10% to 30%

Nov 26, 2014 Summit New Jersey (prbuzz) November 24 2014 - TeraValve has developed a patented water savings valve that can save thousands of dollars in water and sewage bills for commercial water users. The company also offers a performance guarantee after con...

Coimbatore: Drinking water woes a thing of the past

Nov 26, 2014

Even as Tamil Nadu grapples with a poor monsoon and water shortage, people of Coimbatore have taken it upon themselves to ensure not a single household suffers from a shortage of drinking water.