WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by Featherstone Village Apartments, LLC

Aug 30, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Featherstone Village Apartments, LLC, Post Office Box 9846, Greensboro, North Carolina 27429, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and ...

West Virginia: Kessler Appoints Kanawha-Charleston Health Department Chief to Water System Panel

Aug 30, 2014 The Public Broadcasting, The State of West Virginia has issued the following news release:Senate President Jeff Kessler has announced his appointment to a statewide panel that will focus on the quality of public water systems in West Virginia.

Stormwater Management Webpage Launch

Aug 30, 2014 Botetourt County issued the following news:The Botetourt County Department of Development Services has launched a new webpage dedicated to stormwater management. The webpage will be the one-stop shop for all information regarding stormwater manage...

DuPage County Stormwater Management Streamlining Stormwater Permit Application Procedures

Aug 30, 2014

DuPage County issued the following news release:

As of September 1, DuPage County Stormwater Management is changing the permit application process for all new stormwater-related projects in order to reduce the length of the review cycle.

Sen. Brown Announces Additional Emergency Federal Funding to Reduce Runoff and Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin

Aug 30, 2014 The office of Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has issued the following news release:U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced $1 million in new federal emergency funds to reduce runoff in the Western Lake Erie Basin. Today's announcement is in addition...

DEQ Awards Drinking Water Planning Grant to the Santa Water and Sewer District, Benewah County

Aug 30, 2014 The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) today announced the award of a drinking water planning grant in the amount of $20,000 to the Santa Water and Sewer ...

DEWA receives students from ?Smart Summer 2014' camp

Aug 30, 2014 Dubai, 29th Aug. 2014 (WAM): Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) received, at its Sustainable Building in Al Quoz, students from ?Smart Summer 2014,' a summer camp organised by Dubai Educational Zone. The students visited DEWA to learn ab...

Settlement with Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Creates Sustainable Path Forward for Tribal Utility Operations to Protect Residents and Environment

Aug 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, a federally recognized Native American tribe located in northeastern Nebraska, and the Tribe's Utilities Commission have reached a settlement with t...

Gov't eyes small-scale hydropower generation from public water supply

Aug 30, 2014

TOKYO, Aug. 29 - The government has begun investigating the generation of hydroelectric power from the public water supply using newly developed small-scale generators, environment ministry officials said Friday.

GWR Global Water Resources Corp. announces monthly dividend

Aug 30, 2014 PHOENIX, AZ, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - GWR Global Water Resources Corp. (TSX: GWR) (the "Company") announced that its board of directors declared, under its approved dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend on the common shares of the Company (the...