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LCV Statement on the Delivery of Over 700,000 Comments Supporting Clean Water Rule

Oct 24, 2014 The League of Conservation Voters issued the following news release:The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Senior Vice President for Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld released this statement on today's delivery of over 700,000 comments suppor...

Washington: United Nations Officials Visit Detroit to Investigate Violations Human Right to Safe Drinking Water

Oct 24, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release: Officials from the United Nations (UN) will arrive in Detroit this weekend for a three-day fact-finding mission that was spurred by the denial of water and sanitation services to thou...

Tecogen Sells Ultra Emission Technology for Renewable Gas Engine in Southern California

Oct 24, 2014

Tecogen Inc. (TGEN) on Thursday announced the sale of its proprietary emissions reduction system to the Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) in Perris, California. Financial terms were not given.

Mexico water utility launches energy efficiency tender

Oct 24, 2014 A water utility in Mexico's Durango state is seeking a contractor for an energy efficiency project.The winning bidder will be required to improve the electromechanical efficiency of potable water wells in the municipality of Gómez Palacio, ...

New Report: Fracking Companies are Exploiting the Halliburton Loophole to Inject Toxic Chemicals

Oct 24, 2014 The Environmental Integrity Project issued the following news release:Despite a federal ban on the use of diesel fuel in hydraulic fracturing without a permit, several oil and gas companies are exploiting a Safe Drinking Water Act loophole pushed ...

Health service to get Utopia water donations

Oct 24, 2014

Money raised from public donations, to fund a water bore in the Utopia region of the Northern Territory, has been transferred to the local health service.

Growing Mexico City facing hefty water bill

Oct 24, 2014

Mexico City needs to invest up to 8bn pesos (US$592mn) a year in water infrastructure for at least the next decade to help avoid a future supply crisis, local lawmakers were told.

Three Missouri Cities to Receive Funds for Wastewater System Planning

Oct 24, 2014 The Missouri Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release:The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has awarded funds to three Missouri cities for wastewater system planning through the Small Community Engineering Assistanc...

Romarco's Haile 401 Water Quality Certification becomes effective

Oct 24, 2014 TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - ROMARCO MINERALS INC. (TSX: R) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control ("SCDHEC") has advised that it has not received a written request for review ...

MURKOWSKI: "ONE STEP CLOSER TO THE LAST HONEYBUCKET"

Oct 24, 2014 The following information was released by Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski:Senator Lisa Murkowski today welcomed the announcement from United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack that Alaskas rural community infrastructure needs will receive m...