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Water shortages about to put load shedding in the dark

May 5, 2015

Wicker Champions Rural Water Bill

May 5, 2015 The office of Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., issued the following weekly report:Addressing local water needs is a major responsibility for small and rural communities. In fact, most of America's drinking water and wastewater systems serve areas with ...

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE $800,000 IN FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CLINTON COU

May 5, 2015

The following information was released by New York Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand:

Federal Funding Will Be Used To Upgrade Waste and Water Disposal Systems

Pallone, Pascrell, Sires, Watson Coleman Call for Revised Water Supply Master Plan

May 5, 2015 Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J. (6th CD), issued the following news release:Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) joined his New Jersey colleagues, U.S. Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), Albio Sires (NJ-08) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), in ur...

DISEASE WARNING IN QUAKE AFTERMATH

May 5, 2015 A lack of shelter, contaminated water and poor sanitation in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake could lead to potentially serious outbreaks of disease, aid agencies have warned.The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC), which has been running a m...

UH Team Wins the Texas Energy Innovation Challenge

May 5, 2015 The University of Houston issued the following news release:Graduate students from the University of Houston won top honors in the Texas Energy Innovation Challenge with a plan to harness geothermal energy to treat water produced during hydraulic ...

H2O Innovation: Professional Water Technologies (TM) experiences sustained growth of 25%, expands its installations and increases its global footprint

May 5, 2015 TSX-V: HEOOTCQX: HEOFFAlternext: MNEMO: ALHEOQUEBEC CITY, May 4, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - (TSXV: HEO) H>2>O Innovation Inc. ("H>2>O Innovation") is providing an update on the activities of its specialty chemicals business unit known as Pr...

Analyst Actions: California Water Service Group Upgraded To Buy At Janney Capital

May 5, 2015

California Water Service Group (CWT) shares were upgraded by Janney Capital to buy from neutral.

Price: 24.65, Change: +0.80, Percent Change: +3.35

Abengoa Wins Contracts for Two Water Projects in Colombia

May 5, 2015

Abengoa, S.A (ABGB) said Monday it won contracts valued at EUR 29 million ($32.2 million) for two water projects in Colombia.

LOKSABHA COMMITTEE URGED FOR A NATIONAL PROGRAMME TO ARREST ARSENIC CONTAMINATION

May 5, 2015 New Delhi, May 3 -- An investigation by Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) reveals that arsenic contamination (0.05 mg/L) is affecting the states of West Bengal, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, and Chhattisgarh. The Bengal Delta Plain (BDP) covering B...