WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

UK Contract Awards: Canon (UK) Wins Contract for Managed Office Printing Services

Mar 30, 2015

READING, United Kingdom, March 28 -- Canon (UK), London, won a contract award from Thames Water Utilities Ltd. to provide managed office printing services. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 062-109758).

Award-winning environmental filmmaker Shalini Kantayya to discuss worldwide water crisis in Coe Marquis Series event

Mar 30, 2015 Coe College has issued the following news release:Award-winning environmental filmmaker Shalini Kantayya will screen segments from her films highlighting the worldwide water crisis at an upcoming Marquis Series presentation at Coe College. The ev...

Myanmar (Burma) - Arsenic poisoning in Ayeyawady townships

Mar 30, 2015

23 March 2015 20:52

People living in some townships in Ayeyawady Region are suffering from arsenic poisoning after drinking contaminated water.

Electricity And Utility Services Commission Raises Water Supply, Disposal Tariffs For 40 Water Services Companies From May

Mar 30, 2015 The National Commission for State Regulation of the Electric Power and Public Utility Services Sectors raises water supply and disposal tariffs for 40 water services companies from May 1.The authority made this decision at a sitting on Thursday.

UK Contract Awards: Coleman & Co. Wins Contract for Advanced Demolition Services

Mar 30, 2015 READING, United Kingdom, March 27 -- Coleman & Co. Ltd., Birmingham, won a contract award from Thames Water Utilities Ltd. to provide advanced demolition services. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 061-107012).

Washington: Finding the Right Price for Water

Mar 30, 2015 Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform has issued the following news release: There's a classic economic paradox about the price of water and value, and it comes from Adam Smith: Why do diamonds cost more than water? The comparison is meant to...

Fitch Rates New York City Muni Water Finance Auth's $475MM Revs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable

Mar 30, 2015 Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to the following water and sewer system second general resolution (SGR) revenue bonds for the New York City Municipal Water Finance Authority (NYW, or the authority):--Approximately $475 million water and...

Canada: Avoiding Well And Septic Shock: 7 Things Commercial Tenants Need To Consider Before Leasing A Rural Property

Mar 30, 2015 IntroductionThe last thing any commercial tenant wants is to see their hard earned cash go right down the drain - literally. Nevertheless, tenants often take water and sewer systems for granted when leasing rural properties, and by this I don't me...

Fitch Affirms Richmond, VA's Public Utility Revs at 'AA'; Outlook Stable

Mar 30, 2015 Fitch Ratings affirms the ratings on Richmond, VA's (the city) approximately $700 million in outstanding utility revenue bonds at 'AA'.The Rating Outlook is Stable.SECURITYThe bonds are payable from the net operating revenues of the city's water, ...

Fitch Affirms South Coast Water District, CA Water Revs at 'AA+'; GOs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Mar 30, 2015 Fitch Ratings has affirmed South Coast Water District, California's (the district) debt as noted below:--$34.3 million revenue refunding bonds series 2010A and 2010B (federally taxable direct pay Build America Bonds), issued by the South Coast Dis...