WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Litigation Strategy Left Intervention Too Late

Jul 29, 2014 In a West Virginia chicken farmer’s suit challenging the EPA’s enforcement action against her for polluted runoff, the 4th Circuit affirms a district court order refusing to allow the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to intervene as a defenda...

Department of Environmental Protection to Host Community Hike on Recently Preserved Land in Delaware County Town of Bovina

Jul 29, 2014 The New York City Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release:The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that it will host a community hiking excursion on a recently preserved parcel...

UK Contract Awards: UK Power Networks (Operations) Wins Contract for Temporary Power Supply Services

Jul 29, 2014 READING, United Kingdom, July 26 -- UK Power Networks (Operations) Ltd., London, won a contract award from Thames Water Utilities Ltd. to provide temporary power supply services. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2014/S ...

Open for Comment: Birds Eye plan for Wastewater Improvements

Jul 29, 2014 The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued the following news release:The Birds Eye food-processing plant in Waseca is replacing part of its industrial wastewater treatment system in order to reduce pollutants and odors while meeting state rule...

Schumer & Gillibrand Announce, After Their Push, Village of Westfield in Chautauqua County to Receive Over $2.1 Million in Federal Funding for Waste-Water Treatment Project - Project Expected to Create & Retain 150 Jobs

Jul 29, 2014 The office of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced that, after their push, the Village of Westfield in Chautauqua County will receive $2,116,400...

Oakland and Other East Bay Agencies Reach Clean Water Agreement with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to Protect San Francisco Bay, Local Creeks, Parks and Shorelines

Jul 29, 2014 The city of Oakland issued the following news release:The City of Oakland, the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that will signi...

Historic Clean Water Act Settlement Will Prevent Millions of Gallons of Sewage Discharges Into San Francisco Bay

Jul 29, 2014 The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced a Clean Water Act settlement requiring the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) and seven E...

Ireland: Future management of private water supply pipes

Jul 29, 2014 Government of Ireland has issued the following news release:Future management of private water supply pipesFrom: Department for Environment, Food & Rural AffairsHistory: Updated 28 July 2014, see all updates

'Earth Focus' Documents How a New Jersey Town Reclaimed Its Water Supply After Decades of Chemical Pollution

Jul 29, 2014 CLEVELAND, July 28 -- EcoWatch issued the following news on July 26:Reposted with permission from EcoWatch (http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/26/earth-focus-new-jersey-chemical-pollution/)

Ireland: Water Industry: changing the Specified Infrastructure Projects Regulations

Jul 29, 2014 Government of Ireland has issued the following news release:Water Industry: changing the Specified Infrastructure Projects RegulationsFrom: Department for Environment, Food & Rural AffairsHistory: Published 28 July 2014 Part of: Refo...