Funding News

  1. Global Water Resources Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Two Utilities
    9/13/2018

    Global Water Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWRS), (TSX: GWR), a pure-play water resource management company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Red Rock Utilities, an operator of a water utility and a wastewater utility with service areas in the Pinal and Pima counties of Arizona. The definitive agreement follows the Global Water’s letter of intent to acquire the utilities which was announced in June.

  2. EPA Backs West Virginia Plan To Improve Water Quality
    9/5/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today it has approved and helped fund a more than $50M plan by West Virginia to implement key water infrastructure projects, including new and upgraded wastewater treatment plants to better serve residents, increase efficiency and reduce pollution.

  3. Thames Water Unveils Record Investment Plan To Support Customers And The Environment
    9/3/2018

    Thames Water has recently submitted its five-year business plan to Ofwat, putting customers at the heart of its operations, prioritising affordability and unveiling a record spend on infrastructure.

  4. EPA Backs Virginia Plan To Improve Water Quality
    8/28/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it has approved and helped fund a $105.7M plan by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to implement key water infrastructure projects, including new and upgraded wastewater treatment plants to better serve residents, increase efficiency, and reduce pollution.

  5. National Association Of Water Companies Announces Formation Of Contract Operations Committee
    8/27/2018

    The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) announced recently the formation of a Board-led Standing Committee focused on contract operations.

  6. San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Receives $699 Million EPA Loan For Wastewater Upgrades
    8/22/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a $699 million low-interest loan to the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) to help finance its innovative Southeast Treatment Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project.

  7. NAWC Applauds Introduction Of 'Sustainable Water Infrastructure Investment Act'
    8/22/2018

    The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) applauds the reintroduction of the “Sustainable Water Infrastructure Investment Act” (S. 3358) by Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Mike Crapo (R-ID).

  8. California Water Withdraws $70.00 Per Share Proposal To Acquire SJW Group After Rejection By SJW
    8/17/2018

    California Water Service Group today announced that it has withdrawn its revised proposal to acquire SJW Group for $70.00 per share in cash after it was rejected by the SJW Board. California Water will also terminate its tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of SJW common stock.

  9. Connecticut Water Service Clarifies Mischaracterization Of Eversource's Inferior Acquisition Proposal
    8/16/2018

    Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ : CTWS ) today issued the following statement regarding recent mischaracterizations of Eversource Energy's (NYSE : ES ) July 2, 2018 acquisition proposal.

  10. EPA Receives Record Number Of Letters Of Interest For WIFIA Water Infrastructure Loans
    8/16/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) received 62 letters of interest (LOIs) collectively requesting $9.1B in loans from a wide range of prospective borrowers in response to the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program’s 2018 Notice of Funding Availability.