WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by Tiger Properties III, LLC

Jul 30, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Tiger Properties III, LLC, 1023 West Morehead Street, Suite 301, Charlotte, North Carolina 28208, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water ...

Stormwater Compliance Seminar & 26th EHS Conference

Jul 30, 2014 American Foundry Society has issued the following news releases:August 10 – 14, 2014Atlanta, GARegister NowThe 26th Environmental, Health and Safety Conference (EHS) will be held August 12-14, 2014 at the Crown Plaza Atlanta Airport Hotel i...

Does Water Conservation Have To Be The Enemy Of Financial Stability?

Jul 30, 2014 Business for innovative climate and energy policy has issued the following press release:Pricing is a powerful tool for shaping behavior, including water use. Recognizing the power of pricing, more water utilities are adopting water rates designe...

Hawaii: Guam Waterworks Authority Raises $85 Million From Bond Issue

Jul 30, 2014 Pacific Islands Development, The State of Hawaii has issued the following news release:After receiving favorable ratings from the credit agencies, the Guam Waterworks Authority successfully sold almost $85 million worth of 2014 Series A and Serie...

Ag secretary Vilsack announces drought aid in Farmersville

Jul 30, 2014 American Planning Association has issued the following news releases:Farmersville -- U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visited the Central Valley on Friday to announce the federal government will provide emergency funds for rural communit...

Washington: Pennsylvania Fracking Regulators 'Woefully' Unprepared, Says State Audit

Jul 30, 2014 Common Dreams has issued the following news release:Placing the health and wellbeing of Pennsylvania residents at great risk, the state’s environmental regulatory body is "woefully" unprepared to monitor and regulate the shale oil and gas d...

This Week In Water: Yorkshire Water Accounts for NatCap Impacts

Jul 30, 2014 Ecosystem Marketplace has issued the following press release:Greetings! Earlier this month, the same week that US President Barack Obama unveiled a national climate action plan that opens the door to cap-and-trade in the power sector, Peru's Nati...

Mexico's Chiapas expands water, sanitation services

Jul 30, 2014

Mexico's Chiapas state is investing 1.06bn pesos (US$81.7mn) this year to expand water and sanitation services, local paper El Heraldo de Chiapas reported.

Water districts plan to reduce property tax rates

Jul 30, 2014

American Planning Association has issued the following news releases:

-The two water management districts that have jurisdiction in Marion County are planning to cut their property tax rates.

Arizona: JOB OPPORTUNITY: UTILITY TECHNICIAN APPRENTICE

Jul 30, 2014 City of Tucson, The State of Arizona has issued the following news release:Tucson Water is seeking multiple applicants to help monitor and maintain the components of a water system serving more than 700,000 people. Some of the duties include inve...