WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

EU warns that water scarcity will effect more people worldwide

Mar 27, 2015

) The EU Monday voiced concern about the problem of water scarcity which is increasing due to climate change and likely to affect more people in the future due to demographic developments.

EU warns that water scarcity will effect more people worldwide

Mar 27, 2015

) The EU Monday voiced concern about the problem of water scarcity which is increasing due to climate change and likely to affect more people in the future due to demographic developments.

Fitch Affirms Gastonia, NC Water & Sewer System Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

Mar 26, 2015

Ireland: 5000 Pipes Milestone Reached For £14m Castor Bay-Belfast Pipeline Project

Mar 26, 2015 Northern Ireland Water has issued the following news release:NI Water is pleased to announce that 5000 pipes have been laid on the £14 million Castor Bay-Belfast Water Pipeline – an essential package of work, which will improve the se...

Southern Water invests more than GBP5 million in Whitewall Creek treatment

Mar 26, 2015 The works, which serves a population of more than 25,000 people, is being expanded to cater for new homes which are planned for the area. New filters and treatment tanks have been installed along with various new pumps and sections of pipework. Th...

Utah: Transformation of Bisphenol A in Water Distribution Systems, A Pilot-scale Study

Mar 26, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Halogenations of bisphenol A (BPA) in a pilot-scale water distribution system (WDS) of cement-lined ductile cast iron pipe were investigated under the condit...

Rating Action: Moody's downgrades Northampton Mun. Auth., PA's Water/Sewer bonds to A2 from Aa3; assigns negative outlook

Mar 26, 2015 Moody"s Investors Service has issued the following press release:Moody's Investors Service downgrades the Northampton Municipal Authority (Bucks County), PA's water and sewer revenue bonds to A2 from Aa3. The A2 rating applies to approximately $8...

Estonian waterbodies continue to be most threatened by agriculture, waste water and heavy metals

Mar 26, 2015 TALLINN, March 24 (LETA) - Although the state of Estonian waters is considered to be one of the best in Europe, the local sources of danger are still agriculture, wastewater, and heavy metals stored in sediments over the years, Public Broadcasting...

Idaho: Draft Wastewater Reuse Permit Modification - Rivervine Water and Sewer

Mar 26, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:DEQ is seeking public comment on a draft modification to the wastewater reuse permit for Rivervine Water & Sewer, LLC, in Ada County.Rivervine Water & Sewer, LLC, o...

Xylem Inc. calls for increased use of drought-mitigation technologies

Mar 26, 2015 Xylem has issued the following news release:MIRA LOMA, CA, March 19, 2015 – Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, today issued a statement reg...