WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

California: AB-2449 Pupil nutrition: free or reduced-price meals: adequate time to eat

Aug 29, 2014 The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2453, as amended, Achadjian. Paso Robles Basin Water District.Existing law, the California Water District Law, provides for the formation of California water districts and grants th...

Dentist defends fluoride in Bethel's water supply

Aug 29, 2014 BETHEL -- About two dozen people turned out for Monday's public hearing on fluoride in town drinking water. The issue was raised earlier in the summer by Sarah Lane.Bethel postpones referendum on fluoride until 2015BETHEL -- After a lively discuss...

Wisconsin: Water Utility Construction and Outages - September 2nd through September 5th

Aug 29, 2014 City of Hudson, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:The Hudson Water Utility will be performing construction work in the area of Second and St. Croix Streets from September 2nd through September 5th. There may be lane clo...

Yarra Valley Water to install water and sewer services in Craigieburn

Aug 28, 2014 Donnybrook Road is the site of a number of projects, including the construction of a branch sewer, a potable water main and a recycled water main in preparation for new developments in the area. The construction, totalling 12kms of pipe work, comm...

L&T's Water & Renewable Energy Business wins new orders worth INR12.83 billion

Aug 28, 2014 The Water Supply & Distribution Business along with its joint venture partner NCC Limited, has secured a major order from Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam for the Japan International Cooperation Agency-assisted Agra Water Supply Project - Package (5A)....

Schatz Announces Nearly $2 Million in Federal Funding to Improve Water Infrastructure in Puna

Aug 28, 2014 The office of Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai'i) announced the award of $1.9 million in federal funding to the Hawaiian Shores Community Association in Puna, Hawai'i. The U.S...

Farmers in Central America Generate Energy From Coffee Wastewater

Aug 28, 2014 UTZ Certified publishes the results of a four-year project on coffee wastewater treatmentAMSTERDAM, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Energy from Coffee Wastewater project by UTZ Certified has proven that is possible to generate energy, tackle climate cha...

Scotland’s drinking water quality has never been better

Aug 28, 2014

The Scottish Government has issued the following news release:

Regulator’s report shows that Scottish Water’s compliance with the standards for drinking water in 2013 continued to improve.

Uzbekistan halts supply of irrigation water to downstream area of Kara-Suu district without prior notice

Aug 28, 2014 Uzbekistan has stopped irrigation water supply to downstream area of Kara-Suu district, Osh region, since August 20 without a prior notice, locals told the district administration on August 27.Around 50,000 people living in the downstream zone of ...

Water district now accepting credit card payment

Aug 28, 2014

MEXICO -- The Mexico Water District board of trustees has announced the district office has recently been set up to accept credit card payments from customers when paying their water utility bills.