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  1. RWL Water Is Awarded 5.8 MGD Seawater Desalination Project With 30-Year BOT In Baja California, Mexico

    The State Water Commission of Baja California, Mexico awarded the consortium of RWL Water and its Mexican partners Libra Ingenieros and R.J. Ingenieria the project to build, finance, operate and transfer (BOT) a seawater desalination plant in San Quintín.

  2. Value of Water Coalition Kicks-Off 'Imagine a Day Without Water' National Education Campaign

    The Value of Water Coalition today announced that more than 100 organizations are joining the first annual Imagine a Day Without Water. From October 6-8, 2015, groups as diverse as aquariums, car washes, city councils, water and wastewater providers, schools, and libraries, are all raising awareness about our most essential resource: water.

  3. Software Plans Piping Renewal According To Socio-Economic Factors

    A new software system from VCS Denmark and Alectia enables municipalities to calculate the condition on underground water pipes.

  4. Bio-Microbics Demonstrated New Products For Stormwater & Wastewater At WEFTEC 2015

    Bio-Microbics, Inc., a global leader in decentralized wastewater treatment systems and other water, stormwater, and filtration devices, showcased its latest Filtered Integrated Treatment Technology for rainwater off impervious surfaces, the d-Rain Joint and the new extended aeration system, the RollsAIR, at the Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition & Conference (WEFTEC) held Sept 28th - 30th, 2015 in Chicago, IL USA.

  5. National Corporations Step Up To Relieve California Drought

    In the midst of a staggering five-year drought, the National Forest Foundation (NFF) has secured commitments from a group of water-conscious corporations to restore watersheds on the newly-designated San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.

  6. AWWA: 'Imagine A Day Without Water' Reiterates Need To Invest In North America's Water Infrastructure

    From Oct. 6-8, 2015, organizations across North America will encourage everyone to “Imagine a Day Without Water.

  7. GE’s Water Business To Acquire Netherlands-Based IMT Solutions; Expands Ultrafiltration Membrane Wastewater Treatment Offerings

    GE recently announced that it has agreed to acquire IMT Solutions, a private Netherlands-based manufacturer of ultrafiltration and microfiltration membranes for water treatment.

  8. AWWA Praises Collaboration On Steam Electric Power Plant Rule

    The American Water Works Association recently praised the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s new rule to reduce pollutants from steam electric power plants, noting that the final rule contains significant improvements in addressing bromide discharges.

  9. The Algae Foundation Receives Three-Year Grant From Department Of Energy

    The Algae Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public about the algae industry, has been awarded a multi-year grant from the Department of Energy to develop a college degree in algal cultivation technologies as well as an aquaculture extension training program.

  10. Groups Petition EPA For Emergency Response To Flint, MI Drinking Water Contamination

    In response to the ongoing drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan, a coalition of local citizens and national groups petitioned the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today to take emergency action to secure safe, lead-free water for the City’s children and families.