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VA Tech WABAG gets Rs 100 cr sewage treatment order

Nov 24, 2014

India, Nov. 24 -- VA Tech Wabag Ltd said that it has received an order worth Rs 100 crore from Maynilad Water Services, Philippines for construction of 20 MLD Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) at Tunasan.

Need to make water conversation a public movement: Uma Bharti

Nov 23, 2014

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti today stressed the need for adopting modern technique in the field of water conversation and to make it a public movement.

Scientist/Engineer

Nov 23, 2014

Queensland Government has issued the following job announcement:

Scientist/Engineer
Energy and Water Supply (Organisation site)
Water Supply Regulation; Queensland Water Supply Regulator; Water Supply Division; Brisbane

Kenya: Water project changing face of slum life (News analysis by David Jagongo, PANA Correspondent)

Nov 23, 2014 Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Like any other informal settlement, the demand for paid water is very high in the Kayole Soweto informal settlement in the outskirts of Nairobi city, where residents have relied on borehole water and in times of short suppl...

Washington: Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment in India

Nov 23, 2014 The Frost & Sullivan has issued the following news release:Increasing economic activities, infrastructure growth, and declining water quantity and quality are driving the demand for water and wastewater treatment systems in the industrial sec...

California: AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.

Nov 23, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1739, as amended, Dickinson. Groundwater basin management: sustainability. Groundwater management.(1) Existing law authorizes local agencies, as defined, to ad...

Reclaiming land

Nov 23, 2014 The government has announced plans to cultivate four million feddans of land outside the Nile Valley, reports Mona El-FiqiDespite limited water resources, the government revealed this week plans to reclaim one million acres of undeveloped land to ...

Mississippi: Boil Water Advisory: Upper Loop Way

Nov 23, 2014 City of Columbia, The State of Mississippi has issued the following news release:The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Upper Loop Way located in RichlandCounty, to vigorously boil their water for at least one (1) full mi...

Toolkit describes holistic source-protection approach

Nov 23, 2014 Water Works Association has issued the following news release:A new toolkit developed jointly by states and the US Environmental Protection Agency aims to enable water quality practitioners to better protect drinking water supplies using regulato...

Washington: EPA to Assist Water Utilities in Bolstering Climate Resilience and Readiness

Nov 23, 2014 US Environmental Protection Agency, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is providing up to $600,000 in training and technical assistance to help water utilities in more than 20 comm...