WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

UAE delegation advances water security debate at 7th World Water Forum

Apr 21, 2015 ABU DHABI, 20th April, 2015 (WAM) -- The UAE has concluded its participation in the 7th World Water Forum which was held in South Korea from April 12th - 17th, focused on addressing the increasing global water security challenge.The high-level UAE...

WETEX 2015 records remarkable international participation

Apr 21, 2015 DUBAI, 20th April, 2015 (WAM) -- The 17th Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2015) has witnessed remarkable international participation as it hosts national pavilions from many countries across the world. It also hosted a...

Simplicity in water regulation a worthy goal

Apr 20, 2015 University of New South Wales has issued the following news release:The ability of Australia's water authorities to finance their future activities without driving up water bills is forcing an urgent rethink on the need for institutional and regu...

'Spending water like money'

Apr 20, 2015 Sunday's weather report was music to our ears, that a long waited rain would fall Monday.On Monday, I found the street was wet as if it had rained through the night. I looked up the sky, which was still clear.After a 100-meter drive, I could see a...

UK Contract Awards: Jacobs UK Wins Contract for Water Resource and Supply Resilience Services

Apr 20, 2015 BELFAST, United Kingdom, April 18 -- Jacobs UK Ltd., Belfast, won a contract award from Northern Ireland Water to provide water resource and supply resilience services (Contract Award Notice No.: 2015/S 076-135152). The lowest offer is 600,000 GBP...

Science and Technology Call Proposals Seeks Employees Expertise Solving Problems

Apr 20, 2015 The Bureau of Reclamation's Research and Development Office is seeking your expertise and experience to address Reclamation?s many challenges associated with managing water and generating power in the West. If you know of a problem our agency face...

Fitch Affirms North Las Vegas, NV LTGOs at 'B'; Outlook Revised to Stable

Apr 20, 2015 Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following North Las Vegas, NV (the city) limited tax general obligations (LTGOs) at 'B':--$129.7 million LTGO bonds (additionally secured by consolidated tax pledged revenues);--$284.7 million LTGO water and wastewat...

At World Water Forum, Deputy Secretary-General Calls for ‘New Global, Practical Vision for Water Management’

Apr 20, 2015 United Nation News Center has issued the following news release:Following are Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks at the opening of the Seventh World Water Forum in Daegu, Republic of Korea, 12 April:Thank you for inviting me to...

Rep. Cuellar, City of La Vernia Unveil New Water Well

Apr 20, 2015 Office of the House of Representative Henry Cuellar, U.S Government has issued the following news release:Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) with La Vernia Mayor Robert Gregory and city council members today unveiled the new Water Well 6 in the c...

A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN CELEBRATES EARTH WEEK AND HIGHLIGHTS ENVIRONMENTAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN 2015

Apr 20, 2015 The following information was released by the office of the New York Attorney General:Kicking off Earth Week, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today showcased a variety of statewide environmental protection initiatives that his office has cha...