WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Kahramaa plans survey on water quality, says official

Sep 30, 2014 DOHA: As part of efforts to improve services, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) is set to conduct a survey to take feedback about the quality of water distributed to its customers. This was announced yesterday by Abdulmone...

New Zealand Red Cross responds to drought in Tonga

Sep 30, 2014

WELLINGTON, Sept. 30 -- New Zealand Red Cross has sent an aid worker and two desalination units, to turn seawater into safe drinking water in the drought-hit Ha'apai islands of Tonga.

ADMINISTRATOR GINA MCCARTHY, REMARKS AT WEFTEC, AS PREPARED

Sep 30, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency:Thanks, Sandra. Thanks to the Water Environment Federation for inviting me, it's incredible to be at this conference with 20,000 people working to protect clean wat...

"The Value of Water: A Compendium of Essays by Smart CEOs" Launches Today

Sep 30, 2014 - Book by Water Sector Communication Expert Donna Vincent Roa Features Insights from Industry Leaders on Water's Relationship to Technology, Innovation, Brand, Reputation, Economic Success, Public Health, and More -TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2014 /CN...

Experts to discuss water production gap in Gulf countries

Sep 30, 2014 ABU DHABI, 29th September, 2014 (WAM)-- The total annual water consumption in the GCC is 26.5 billion cubic metres, yet total water production is only 7.1 billion metres per annum, according to a recent White Paper by industry analysts Frost and S...

Mount Isa Water Board says drought partly to blame for profit fall

Sep 29, 2014 The Mount Isa Water Board has seen an almost $5 million decline in profits in the past financial year.Its annual report, recently tabled in State Parliament, shows profits after tax declined from $5 million in the 2012/'13 financial year to less t...

Source Molecular Highlights Usefulness of MST in Stormwater Management

Sep 29, 2014 Orange, CA, September 29, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Source Molecular Corporation's Mauricio Larenas and Grace Anderson attended the 10th Annual Conference of the California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) on Sept. 15-17, 2014, at the Hyatt Orange ...

Defaulters: WASA begins crackdown

Sep 29, 2014

RAWALPINDI, Sept. 29 -- The Water and Sanitation Agency (Wasa) on Saturday initiated a crackdown against consumers who have not been paying their water and sewerage bills.

Canada: Can The Threat Of Personal Liability Stop Fluoridation?

Sep 29, 2014 The excessively broad risk of personal liability for municipal councillors and staff in the Ontario Safe Drinking Water Act was supposed to improve public health and safety, but could it do the opposite, by frightening individuals into making poor...

Washington: Army Corps of Engineers and Stakeholders Restoring the New York-New Jersey Harbor Estuary

Sep 29, 2014 The United States Army, The Government of USA has issued the following news release: Significant challenges often require a team effort. Restoring the New York-New Jersey Harbor Estuary is one of them.A group of professionals from the Army Corps ...