WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Jhantu for ensuring pure drinking water in Rangpur

May 2, 2015 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:Mayor of Rangpur City Corporation (RCC) and valiant freedom fighter Alhaj Sarfuddin Ahmed Jhantu today pledged to ensure supply of pure drinking water for every citize...

Wastewater Infrastructure Networks Conference

May 2, 2015 Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors has issued the following news release:Wastewater Infrastructure Networks ConferenceWater companies are being required to do more with less in AMP6 which is driving the industry’s appetite...

Notice of Proposed Reissuance of an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (APDES) Individual Permit for ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc. Kenai Liquefied Natural Gas Facility

May 2, 2015 The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following public notice:A Fact Sheet and associated documents are available for review. For inquiries or to request copies of documents, contact:DEC Contact:Jim Heumann, P.E.Alaska Dep...

Senator Boxer's Statement on Clean Water Rule

May 2, 2015 The ranking Republican member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee issued the following news release:Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Environment and Public Works Committee issued the following statement in respo...

Clawson Helps Procure Over $180 Million of Funding in House Bill for Everglades Restoration Projects and Seepage Control of the Herbert Hoover Dike

May 2, 2015 Rep. Curt Clawson, R-Fla. (19th CD), issued the following news release:The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 2028 - The Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016. During the appropriations process, Co...

Energy and Water Appropriations Act Puts Polluters Before People

May 2, 2015

The Sierra Club issued the following news release:

Today, the US House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year 2016 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill (HR 2028). The dangerous provisions in this legislation include:

Interlinking of Rivers

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:At the time of preparation of Detailed Project Report of the individual river link projects, detailed Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) studies as per Term...

Storage Status of 91 Important Reservoirs of the Country as on April 30, 2015

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:The Water Storage available in 91 important reservoirs of the country as on April 30, 2015 was 48.622 BCM which is 31% of total storage capacity of these reser...

Winnipeg city hall says review finds water safe after boil-water advisory; Report released into Winnipeg water scare

May 2, 2015

WINNIPEG - Officials with Winnipeg city hall say an external review has confirmed there was no contamination of the city's drinking water in January.

Water Regulations Authority Mooted

May 2, 2015 Government wants to come up with a Water and Wastewater Services Regulatory Authority that will, among other things, ensure that local authorities charge residents affordable water tariffs and closely monitor the discharge of waste to reduce envir...