WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

GE FOUNDATION COMMITS $1.5 MILLION TO SUPPORT NEW ORLEANS SKILLS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Oct 2, 2014 The following information was released by the City of New Orleans:The GE Foundation announced today a $1.5 million grant to help fill the advanced manufacturing and water management skills gap in New Orleans. This grant will support Delgado Commun...

Administrative Appeal findings and recommendation submitted to Water Quality Appeals Board

Oct 2, 2014 VANCOUVER, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Curis Resources Ltd. ("Curis" or the "Company") (TSX:CUV) announces that Judge Milhasky, the administrative law judge ("ALJ") assigned to case no. 12-005-WQAB in the Arizona Office of Administrative Hearings, ha...

Cabinet Holds Regular Weekly Meeting / 1

Oct 2, 2014

The cabinet ratified a draft law amending Law No. 26 of 2008 on the rationalization of electricity and water consumption. The amendment aims to address the wasteful use of electricity and drinking water.

COMMITTEE SEEKS ANSWERS FROM EPA ON HARMFUL ALGAE BLOOMS

Oct 2, 2014 The following information was released by the office of Ohio Rep. Robert E. Latta:Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH), Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), and Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL) today wrot...

Middlesex Water Subsidiary Assumes Ownership of Water System at Dover Air Force Base; Tidewater Utilities Begins Operation of DAFB Water System

Oct 2, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related services, has announced that its Delaware subsidiary, Tidewater Utilities, Inc., (Tidewater) begins full operation an...

LETTER TO EPA ADMINISTRATOR THE HONORABLE GINA MCCARTHY

Oct 2, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce:Excerpt: A recent water emergency in Toledo, Ohio left 500,000 people, including families, hospitals, and businesses, unable to utilize dr...

Arizona Corporation Commission Issues Utilities Division Hearing Calendar, Sept. 22 - Oct. 3

Oct 2, 2014

The Arizona Corporation Commission issued the following utilities division hearing calendar:

MON. SEPT. 22 Phoenix - Utilities - H.R. #1 - Kinsey

10:00 a.m. W-02077A-12-0493 - Hopeville Water Company, Inc.

FERC Issues Order Granting Exemption from Licensing (Conduit) Re California Department of Water Resources, Alamo Powerplant Project Under P-14579

Oct 2, 2014 The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order:California Department of Water ResourcesProject No. 14579-000ORDER GRANTING EXEMPTION FROM LICENSING (CONDUIT)(Issued September30...

Empower LWSC to Serve [editorial]

Oct 1, 2014

THE MANAGEMENT OF the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) says it is challenged by the lack of logistics to properly deliver the services needed as the Ebola virus continues to rage in the country.

Marion County and City of Dunnellon Utilities to Partner in Water Quality Efforts

Oct 1, 2014 Marion County issued the following news release:City of Dunnellon Utilities and Marion County Utilities are coming together as part of a local effort to address water quality in the Rainbow Springs area. Starting this month, staff from both agenci...