WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Pennsylvania State Legislature Memoranda: Storm Water Management Act – Agriculture High Tunnel Exemption

Mar 6, 2015 Pennsylvania State Legislature has issued the following Memoranda updates:Since the passage of the Storm Water Management Act (Act 167 of 1978), counties and municipalities across the Commonwealth have invested significant resources in managing r...

California State Legislature bill updates 03/03/2015; Assembly BillNo. 1077 Introduced by Assembly Member Holden

Mar 6, 2015 California State Legislature has issued the following bill updates: Assembly BillNo. 1077Introduced by Assembly Member HoldenFebruary 27, 2015An act to amend Section 14305 of the Corporations Code, relating to mutual water companies.LEGISLATIVE C...

Ireland: CER Water Charges Plan Decision 2015

Mar 6, 2015 Commission for Energy Regulation has issued the following news release: The Water Charges Plan was originally approved by the Commission on 30th September 2014. Subsequently, on 28th December 2014, the Water Services Act 2014 was introduced. Th...

Villages will be supplied piped water: Birender Singh

Mar 6, 2015

Jind (Har), March 6 -- The central government will supply piped water to villages where groundwater is inadequate, Union Minister Birender Singh said today.

Lead Dioxide Coating In Pipes Can Help Reduce Lead Contamination Of Drinking Water

Mar 6, 2015 The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Incorporated has issued the following news release:Lead can leach into drinking water through the corrosion of indoor plumbing fixtures and old outdoor service lines containing the toxic element. A better u...

Capps Reintroduces Bills to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change

Mar 6, 2015 Office of the House of Representative Lois Capps, U.S Government has issued the following news release:Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) reintroduced three climate change-related bills that would help local communities increase their resiliency to the impa...

Contractor Redline angry with Coliban Water over Harcourt irrigation project problems

Mar 6, 2015

The contractor building a big irrigation upgrade south of Bendigo has criticised Coliban Water's handling of a dispute over the project's design.

Wisconsin: Municipal Water Connection

Mar 6, 2015 Village of Bayside, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:Municipal Water ConnectionConnecting to Municipal Water2015 Project Participants Payment Options- *IMPORTANT DEADLINE OF APRIL 1, 2015* Postcard for selection ...

Soaked in oil: The cost of war in South Sudan

Mar 6, 2015 Leer, South Sudan - The Thar Jath oilfield - just like civilians here - is caught in a deadly civil war and unable to thrive amid fierce fighting. The oil site, located in northern South Sudan's Unity State, is only accessible from the main dirt ...

Australian-first floating solar farm due to begin construction in SA

Mar 6, 2015 An Australian-first floating solar power plant is expected to be operational in South Australia by early April, with construction about to begin.The plant will float on a wastewater treatment facility in Jamestown in the state's mid north.