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Heavy pollution ruins Hunan landscape

Nov 27, 2014   Waste is discharged from the No. 2 Plant of the Huarun Electric Power Company into the nearby region. The mixture of coal dust and wastewater forms a mud lake and pollutes the nearby Danxia landform in central China’s Hunan Province. ̵...

Heavy pollution ruins Hunan landscape

Nov 27, 2014   Waste is discharged from the No. 2 Plant of the Huarun Electric Power Company into the nearby region. The mixture of coal dust and wastewater forms a mud lake and pollutes the nearby Danxia landform in central China’s Hunan Province. ̵...

UK Contract Awards: Kier MG Wins 500 Million GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Integrated Metering and Development Services

Nov 26, 2014 PETERBOROUGH, United Kingdom, Nov. 25 -- Kier MG Ltd., Sandy, won a 500 million GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract award from Anglian Water Service Ltd. to provide Integrated metering and development services (Contract Award Notice No....

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Granting Franchise and Approving Rates of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc.

Nov 26, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc., 202 MacKenan Court, Cary, North Carolina 27511, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to Provide Water Ut...

Environmental -- Wastewater Treatment – Spray Irrigation Systems – State Oversight

Nov 26, 2014

Phillips v. Orange County Health Department (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-07-1069, 22 pp.) (Ann Marie Calabria, J.) Appealed from Orange County Superior Court (George Collins, J.) N.C. App.

132ND QUARTERMASTER COMPANY TRAINS KEENLY TO QUENCH GUARD'S THIRST (11/24/2014)

Nov 26, 2014 The following information was released by the North Dakota National Guard:It's so obvious that it's often taken for granted: water is essential to human life. And access to safe drinking water is critical to the sustainment and success of our mili...

Balıkesir mayor: Residents drinking arsenic water

Nov 26, 2014 İSTANBUL (CİHAN)- Many residents of Balıkesir are drinking contaminated water, Mayor Ahmet Edip Uğur of the Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality stated at the November meeting of the Balıkesir Water and Sewage Administration's (BASKİ) general board...

Echologics wins contract to assess condition of WSSC's buried water assets

Nov 26, 2014

WSSC will deploy Echologics' ePULSE technology, the Company's proprietary and patented acoustic pipe condition assessment service. The contract is for one year with options for WSSC to renew it for two additional years.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Transfer, Granting Franchise, Approving Rates, and Requiring Refunds and Customer Notice of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc. in Watauga County

Nov 26, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc., 202 MacKenan Court, Cary, North Carolina 27511, and Billy (Bill) Frank Triplett, 374 Mine Branch Road, Blowing Rock, Nort...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit-Geo Specialty Chemicals, Inc./Bastrop Facility AI Number 1287

Nov 26, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...