WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

PSC Approves Tidewater Utilities Rate Settlement

Aug 22, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related services, has announced that the Delaware Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved a $0.8 million increase in th...

Kigali's Quest for Sewerage System

Aug 22, 2014 The city of Kigali's plans to construct a central sewerage system was one that met the approval of the majority. It would be the best thing to do to contain flooding in the city that is often a menace during heavy rains.However, despite the loomin...

Brazil, World Bank launch water security plan

Aug 22, 2014

Brazil's national water agency (ANA) and the World Bank launched a water security plan for the country, PNSH.

Brown to Visit EPA Research Facility That Tested Toledo Water Quality

Aug 22, 2014 Office of the Senator Sherrod Brown, U.S Government has issued the following news release:In Cincinnati today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) will visit the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) plant responsible for water quality testing followi...

Service Station Operators Summoned

Aug 22, 2014

Government has summoned four major service station operators and a transport company for failing to put measures in place to reduce the amount of pollutants they are releasing into drinking water sources.

Scotland's Drinking Water Quality has Never Been Better

Aug 22, 2014

The Scottish government issued the following news:

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

Call for fracking moratorium until water supplies checked in WA's Mid West

Aug 22, 2014 The Shire of Coorow has called for a moratorium on any gas fracking activity until health and environment checks are carried out on its drinking water supplies, in Western Australia's Mid-West.It became the second community in the region this week...

L&T bags water project orders worth Rs 12.83 bn

Aug 22, 2014 http://www.myiris.com/IndexServer/logoImages/LARTOUBR.png Larsen & Toubro (L&T), an engineering and construction conglomerate, announced that the water & renewable energy business of L&T construction has secured new orders worth Rs...

Workshops Scheduled Aug. 25 and 26 for Drinking Water and Clean Water State Revolving Fund Projects

Aug 22, 2014 Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control issued the following news release:DNREC's Financial Assistance Branch and the Division of Health's Office of Drinking Water will jointly host two State Revolving Loan Fund Workshop...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit-Town of Melville / Melville Wastewater Treatment Facility AI Number 19402

Aug 22, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...