WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Avalon Apartments DE, LLC

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by Avalon Apartments DE, LLC, 5826 Samat Drive, High Point, North Carolina 27265, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility S...

TWDB to Hold Work Session in San Antonio on SWIFT Draft Rules

Jul 22, 2014 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) will hold a work session in San Antonio at the Texas A&M University-San Antonio Campus, One University Way, Senator Frank L. Madla Bui...

A continued commitment to help prevent the proliferation of blue-green algae: a new BNQ-certified phosphorus removal and disinfection option without UV now available

Jul 22, 2014 RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP, QC, July 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to the Quebec regulation in effect since early 2000 to better protect the environment, including the challenge of phosphorus and its role in the proliferation of blue-green a...

SolarBee Deployment in Jordan Lake to Begin Today

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources issued the following news release:State officials said that solar-powered water circulators are being installed today in Jordan Lake with the goal of reducing chlorophyll-a concent...

Ground Breaking on New Water Treatment Plant Today

Jul 22, 2014 The city of Annapolis issued the following news release:Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced that the City of Annapolis broke ground this morning on its new $35 million Water Treatment Plant project, the largest construction project in the...

Water Resources and Infrastructure Program

Jul 22, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development issued the following fact sheet:Program OverviewSince 1994 USAID has been one of the largest donors in the infrastructure sector in the West Bank and Gaza. Projects include the construction and rehabil...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Granting Franchise and Approving Rates of Old North State Water Company, LLC

Jul 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Old North State Water Company, LLC, 1620 Chalk Road, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to Pro...

Water Ministry signs 3 agreements with German Development Bank

Jul 21, 2014 Amman, July 20 (Petra) -- The Ministry of Water and Irrigation and the German Development Bank signed three agreements worth â,¬22 million in the field of water and wastewater management as a grant from the European Union.Minister of Wat...

Washington: USDA Provides Aid to 73,000 Rural Californians Impacted by Drought

Jul 21, 2014 US Department of Agriculture, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced USDA is providing $9.7 million in emergency water assistance to 73,000 residents in 11 California counties...

Philippines: Manila Water service remains unaffected by Typhoon Glenda

Jul 21, 2014 Ayala-led Manila Water maintained 99.9 percent water supply reliability in the east concession area despite massive electricity outages caused by Typhoon Glenda.Despite these outages, all water facilities of Manila Water remained fully operational...