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California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Sep 16, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...

Governor Quinn Announces Clean Water Investments in Stickney and Burbank

Sep 16, 2014 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Governor Pat Quinn today announced investments to make significant clean water related improvements in Stickney and Burbank. The projects, totaling $134 million, will h...

Washington: Small-scale desalination powered by renewables ideal for India

Sep 16, 2014 The Institution of Engineering and Technology has issued the following news release:Small-scale desalination plants running on renewables could make the salty groundwater underlying 60 per cent of India palatable, according to a new study.Groundw...

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Sep 16, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1043, as amended, Chau. Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination....

Water Community Marks Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 16, 2014 The American Water Works Association issued the following news release:The American Water Works Association and the water community kicked off a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month today. Throughout the month, AWWA and its members will pay trib...

Large economic contribution expected by Tulsa Water & Sewer

Sep 16, 2014

TULSA – The Water Research Foundation is estimating that the city of Tulsa’s Water & Sewer Department will have an estimated economic impact of $4.4 billion over the next decade.

Montana: Lead Air & Water Permit Engineer 10075081

Sep 16, 2014 Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement:10075081 Job Title: Lead Air & Water Permit EngineerEmployer: MONTANA REFINING, LLC.Location: GREAT FALLS MT, 59404Description: Qualificat...

GAS LEAKS FROM FAULTY WELLS LINKED TO CONTAMINATION IN SOME GROUNDWATER

Sep 16, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 15 -- Ohio State University issued the following news release:A study has pinpointed the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking-water wells associated with hydraulic fracturing, and it's not the source ma...

Scientists: Bad fracking wells taint water

Sep 16, 2014 WASHINGTON _ Faulty fracking wells are to blame for drinking water contamination in Texas and Pennsylvania, according to new findings from researchers at five universities."People's water has been harmed by drilling," said Robert Jackson, a profes...

Yes on 6 Campaign Kicks-Off: Clean Water Is Something All Mainers Can Agree on

Sep 16, 2014 The Nature Conservancy issued the following news release:With the election season heating up and many issues dividing Mainers, an uncommonly broad coalition of Republicans, Democrats, Independents, business leaders, contractors, sportsmen and wome...