WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Department of Environmental Protection Launches New Home Water Assistance Program

Oct 22, 2014 The New York City Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release:New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Emily Lloyd today announced the launch of a new program to provide lower income home...

Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Dental Category; Federal Register Extracts

Oct 22, 2014 SUMMARY: EPA is proposing technology-based pretreatment standards under the Clean Water Act (CWA) for discharges of pollutants into publicly owned treatment works (POTWs) from existing and new dental practices that discharge dental amalgam. Dental...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $5,500,000 in Financial Assistance to the City of Laredo (Webb County) For Construction of a New Elevated Storage Tank

Oct 22, 2014 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution a loan in the amount of $5,500,000 from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the City of Laredo (Webb C...

New Jersey: NJ ENERGY RESILIENCE BANK NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Oct 22, 2014 Department of Economic Development Authority, The State of New Jersey has issued the following news release:As part of the Christie Administration’s continuing efforts to minimize the impact of future major power outages and increase energy...

What the Next Governor of Lagos State Should Do for Us (II) [opinion]

Oct 22, 2014 We started our wish list for the next governor with power supply at the top of the list last week. Power supply and water supply somehow go together as we have never had enough of either of them. We have always had the sun to get us this far.Someo...

Fresh Water Can Be Priced to Assure Availability While Remaining Affordable Reports Water Advocate Sharon Kleyne.

Oct 22, 2014   Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) October 21, 2014     The price of home delivered fresh water is the biggest bargain available to consumers in the United States, according to water advocate and Bio Logic Aqua Research F...

Mississippi: Boil Water Advisory: Laurel St from Sumter St to Bull St

Oct 22, 2014 City of Columbia, The State of Mississippi has issued the following news release:The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Laurel St from Sumter St to Bull St located in Richland County, to vigorously boil their water for at...

Rains Cut Off Water Supply

Oct 22, 2014 The heavy rains are causing water in Meru town to be dirty as the cleaning filters are jammed.Meru Water and Sewerage Company technical manager Mathew Nteere said the problem began last week at the onset of the short rains, whose muddy surface run...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision

Oct 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by GF Property Funding Corp., 7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 350W, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer ...

The Texas Water Development Board Today Approved Financial Assistance Totaling $39,297,597

Oct 22, 2014 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) approved financial assistance for the construction of a new elevated storage tank and an indirect potable reuse system. The projects will ...