WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Privatisation of WA water utility stokes service delivery fears

Jan 30, 2015 A move to privatise some jobs at Western Australia's state-owned water utility will impact service quality, a union claims.Water Corporation has announced plans to privatise its engineering and construction services branch, with 152 staff affected.

GWR Global Water Resources Corp. Declares Monthly Dividend

Jan 30, 2015 PHOENIX, AZ, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - GWR Global Water Resources Corp. (TSX: GWR) (the "Company") announced today that its board of directors declared, under its approved dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend on the common shares of the Compan...

CORPORATION AND TWO OWNERS SENTENCED FOR SCHEME TO ILLEGALLY DISPOSE OF INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER

Jan 30, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Louisiana:United States Attorney Walt Green announced today that Senior U.S. District Judge James J. Brady has sentenced RAM ENVIRONMENTAL SER...

Middlesex Water to Pay Unchanged Quarterly Dividend

Jan 30, 2015 Middlesex Water Company (MSEX) said Thursday it will pay a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.1925 per share on March 2 to shareholders of record on February 13.The water utility company has maintained its dividend rate from the pr...

Eric W. Thornburg, Chairman, President, and CEO of Connecticut Water Service, Inc., at World MoneyShow in Orlando

Jan 30, 2015 CLINTON, Conn., Jan. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTWS) today announced that Eric W. Thornburg, Chairman, President and CEO of Connecticut Water Service, Inc., is participating in a panel discussion at the W...

Middlesex Water Company Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Jan 30, 2015 ISELIN, N.J., Jan. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.1925 per common share payable on March 2, 2015 to holders of record a...

STATE CLOSES ON CONSERVATION LAND PURCHASE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

Jan 30, 2015 The following information was released by the Trust for Public Land:Today, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, in collaboration with The Trust for Public Land, acquired 620 acres of conservation lands within the Corkscrew Regional ...

Conflict of interest - Town Council - Pollution

Jan 29, 2015 Where the home of a member of the Charlestown Town Council is located in a section of town where there are specific concerns relating to water quality and wastewater disposal, given the class exception under R.I. Gen. Laws §36-14-7(b), she is...

Alaska: Environmental Program Specialist II/III (18-7156)

Jan 29, 2015 The State of Alaska has issued the following Job Vacancy:Job #: 04021Job Title: Environmental Program Specialist II/III (18-7156)Opening Date/Time: Wed. 01/26/15 12:00 AM Alaska TimeClosing Date/Time: Fri. 02/25/15 5:00 PM Alaska TimePosition...

United States: United States Reaches Settlement Regarding Cleanup of Superfund Site in Warren County, New Jersey

Jan 29, 2015 Press Release: January 13, 2015 - The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced a proposed settlement with Pechiney Plastic Packaging Inc. (Pechiney), Alb\xE9a Americas Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Comp...