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DEQ Awards Drinking Water Planning Grant to the Santa Water and Sewer District, Benewah County

Aug 30, 2014 The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) today announced the award of a drinking water planning grant in the amount of $20,000 to the Santa Water and Sewer ...

DEWA receives students from ?Smart Summer 2014' camp

Aug 30, 2014 Dubai, 29th Aug. 2014 (WAM): Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) received, at its Sustainable Building in Al Quoz, students from ?Smart Summer 2014,' a summer camp organised by Dubai Educational Zone. The students visited DEWA to learn ab...

Singapore: Singapore sees opportunities in industrial water solutions market

Aug 30, 2014

Rapid industrialization, tightening water discharge regulations and environmental awareness are driving the growth of the market for industrial water solutions, an inter-department agency of Singapore said on Thursday.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by Featherstone Village Apartments, LLC

Aug 30, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Featherstone Village Apartments, LLC, Post Office Box 9846, Greensboro, North Carolina 27429, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and ...

Settlement with Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Creates Sustainable Path Forward for Tribal Utility Operations to Protect Residents and Environment

Aug 30, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, a federally recognized Native American tribe located in northeastern Nebraska, and the Tribe's Utilities Commission have reached a settlement with t...

Gov't eyes small-scale hydropower generation from public water supply

Aug 30, 2014

TOKYO, Aug. 29 - The government has begun investigating the generation of hydroelectric power from the public water supply using newly developed small-scale generators, environment ministry officials said Friday.

Water-use violators could face fines in East Valley Water District

Aug 30, 2014 HIGHLAND>> The East Valley Water District has implemented outdoor watering restrictions in its 27.7-mile service area, following orders from the state to reduce water use during the drought.The district's board approved the restrictions earl...

Making Oil and Gas Play by the Same Rules

Aug 30, 2014 The Clean Water Action issued the following news release:Yesterday the Legislature passed SB 1281 (Pavley), which requires disclosure and reporting of water use by oil and gas drilling companies. The bill also requires the reporting and disclosure...

Storage Status of 85 Important Reservoirs of the Country as on August 28, 2014

Aug 30, 2014 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:The Water Storage available in 85 important reservoirs of the country as on August 28, 2014 was 102.741 BCM which is 66% of total storage capacity of these res...

West Virginia: Freedom Industries Eyes Voluntary Cleanup Program

Aug 30, 2014 The Public Broadcasting, The State of West Virginia has issued the following news release:Freedom Industries is considering trying to enter a state program to help ease cleanup at the site where a chemical spill polluted the Charleston area's wat...