WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Kansas: Community Development Block Grants awarded to 12 Kansas communities for water and sewer projects

Jan 27, 2015 Department of Commerce, The State of Kansas has issued the following news release:The Kansas Department of Commerce has announced that 12 Kansas communities will share a total of $5,638,901 in federal grants for water and sewer projects through t...

Mississippi: ENGINEER I,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)

Jan 27, 2015 Department of Health, The State of Mississippi has issued the following job opportunities: ENGINEER I,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)Bargaining Unit: N/AClass Code: 2913Salary: $46,982.36 - $82,219.13 AnnuallyPrint Job InformationEmail me when jobs like th...

Mills College Readies for “Women, Water, and the World” Institute Exploring How Women Can Solve the Earth’s Water Crisis

Jan 27, 2015 Mills College has issued the following news release:Women, Water, and the World: How Women Can Solve the Earth’s Water Crisis” will be held April 11–20, 2015, at Mills College in Oakland, California, in partnership with the US S...

Texas: UTEP Helps El Paso Water Utilities Save 49 Million Gallons of Water

Jan 27, 2015 University of Texas Arlington, The state of Texas has issued the following news release:Anthony Tarquin, Ph.D., professor of civil engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso, has received a grant from the Bureau of Reclamation and El Paso ...

Algae Bloom creates gorgeous blue sparkle along Honk Kong's seashore

Jan 27, 2015

Toxic and polluted waters have created an indigo glow along the seashores of Hong Kong. The florescent blue sparkle is a natural lighting created by an algae bloom called Noctiluca scintillans commonly known as 'Sea Sparkle'.

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Water Infrastructure Legislation

Jan 27, 2015 The Associated Equipment Distributors issued the following industry news:On March 13, Reps. Jimmy Duncan (R-Tenn.) and Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.) introduced legislation (H.R. 499) to lift the cap on private activity bonds (PABs) for water and sewer pr...

TWDB Releases Updated and Final Version of Interactive 2012 State Water Plan Website

Jan 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:Today, the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) released an updated and final version of the Interactive 2012 State Water Plan website. The website, http://texasstatewaterplan.org...

WASA implements Taka 34 crore as water supply project in Rajshahi

Jan 27, 2015 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:Rajshahi Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (RWASA) has been implementing a project by spending around Taka 34 crore in order to bring a qualitative change in the cit...

California: A Profusion of Drought Restrictions with Varying Results

Jan 27, 2015 The American Geosciences Institute issued the following news release:At times last year, 100 percent of California experienced moderate to exceptional drought conditions; even after massive storms in December, almost 80 percent of the state was st...

Garamendi Works on Water, Education, Quality of Life Issues in Lake County

Jan 27, 2015 Rep. John Garamendi, D-Calif. (3rd CD), issued the following news release:On Friday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) held a series of meetings and site visits in Lake County. The meetings focused on Lake County's unique water needs, t...