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MASSACHUSETTS CLEAN ENERGY PARTNERSHIP PROJECT RECOGNIZED AS A HARVARD ASH CENTER 2015 'INNOVATION IN GOVERNMENT' FINALIST

May 7, 2015 The following information was released by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP):The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, has recognized th...

TWDB ANNOUNCES THE 2014 TEXAS RAIN CATCHER AWARD RECIPIENTS

May 6, 2015 The following information was released by the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB):The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) announced today the recipients of its annual Texas Rain Catcher Award, a rainwater harvesting competition and recognition p...

GOVERNOR BROWN TO SPEAK AT ACWA CONFERENCE TOMORROW IN SACRAMENTO

May 6, 2015 The following information was released by the office of the Governor of California:Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will give remarks tomorrow in Sacramento at the Association of California Water Agencies' (ACWA) 2015 Spring Conference and Exhibition,...

2 Mexico City districts fail water quality test

May 6, 2015

The water quality in two of Mexico City's 16 districts failed to meet official standards but consumption is not harmful to human health, according to local water utility Sacmex.

Ellsworth Receives Operation and Maintenance Wastewater Treatment Award 3 Years Straight

May 6, 2015 The U.S. Air Force Ellsworth Air Force Base issued the following story:The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources announced May 1, that Ellsworth is the recipient of the 2014 Operation and Maintenance Wastewater Treatment Awa...

Notice of Extension of Public Comment Period for the Preliminary Designation of Certain Stormwater Discharges in the State of New Mexico Under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System of the Clean Water Act

May 6, 2015

SUMMARY: The public comment period for the Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 (EPA Region 6) Preliminary Designation of certain stormwater discharges in Los Alamos County, New Mexico has been extended until June 15, 2015.

Prince El Hassan inaugurates water supply projects in North-eastern Badia

May 6, 2015 Mafraq, May 5 (Petra) – His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal Monday inaugurated a number of water supply projects and pumping systems in North-eastern Badia, aiming at strengthening the partnership between the public sector and the ...

Brazil's Sanepar plans US$1bn waterworks

May 6, 2015

Brazil's Paraná state water utility Sanepar is planning to invest US$3bn reais (US$984mn) from 2015-19, a company spokesperson told BNamericas.

Budget 2015 Further Supports the Delivery of Clean and Safe Drinking Water

May 6, 2015 St. John's: The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has issued the following news release:Delivering clean and safe drinking water to the residents of Newfoundland and Labrador is a top priority for this government. The Department of Environme...

Water shortages about to put load shedding in the dark

May 6, 2015