WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Minnesota: Minnesota says EPA wrong to reverse Mesabi Nugget variance decision

Aug 1, 2014 Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, The State of Minnesota has issued the following press release:The Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has sent a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator at Region 5 i...

Boxer, Feinstein, Napolitano, DeFazio Introduce 'W21: Water in the 21st Century' Legislation

Aug 1, 2014 The office of Sen. Barbara A. Boxer, D-Calif., issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), U.S. Representative Grace Napolitano (D-CA) and U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) toda...

IP Australia grants trade mark "NuRON" to South East Water Corporation

Aug 1, 2014

South East Water Corporation, has been granted trademark (1532758) titled as "NuRON" from 20-DEC-2012, through 20-DEC-2022, from the Australian trademark office.

Massachusetts: Officials Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of Creation Of Water Trust And $6b Statewide Investment

Aug 1, 2014 The Office of Official General, The State of Massachusetts has issued the following news release:State and federal officials today gathered on Deer Island in Boston to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Massachusetts Water Poll...

PUC to Hold Public Input Hearing for Emporium Water Co. Proposed Rate Increase

Aug 1, 2014 The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission issued the following Water and Wastewater Utilities news release:The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today announced it will hold a public input hearing on the proposed rate increase for Empo...

Corps Completes First Construction Contract For Indian River Lagoon-South Project

Aug 1, 2014 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District issued the following news release:The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has completed the first construction contract for the Indian River Lagoon-South, C-44 Reservoir and Sto...

Ireland: Minister welcomes Drinking Water Quality Report

Aug 1, 2014 Northern Ireland Water has issued the following news release:Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy, welcomed the ‘Drinking Water Quality in Northern Ireland, 2013’ report, published today by the Drinking Water Inspectorate.

ALEWIFE STORMWATER WETLAND PROJECT NAMED PUBLIC WORKS PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Aug 1, 2014 CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 31 -- The city of Cambridge issued the following press release:Cambridge's Alewife Stormwater Wetland project was recently named a 2014 Public Works Project of the Year by the American Public Works Association (APWA). The Ci...

Maynilad gets perfect rating for its water; Metro

Aug 1, 2014 Clients in the west zone concession of a water company can heave a sigh of relief after the firm was given a perfect rating which ensures that its water supply is safe for consumption. The Philippine National Standards for Drinking Water (PNSDW) o...

Resources and Development Committee Approves Report Regarding Conditions of Water Resources Department Field Offices

Aug 1, 2014 The 22nd Navajo Nation Council, a federally-recognized Native American tribe, issued the following news release:On Tuesday, the Resources and Development Committee received a report from the Navajo Nation Department of Water Resources director Naj...