Funding News

  1. EPA Awards $10.7M To American Samoa For Environmental Protection
    1/24/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $2.3M to the American Samoa Environmental Protection Agency (AS-EPA) to strengthen its capacity to protect human health and the environment, while the American Samoa Power Authority (ASPA) has been awarded $8.4M for water infrastructure projects.

  2. OMNETRIC Group Finds Cloud-Based Analytics Solutions Can Generate Millions In Additional Savings From AMI Investments
    1/23/2018

    OMNETRIC Group recently reveals that implementation of utility-specific analytics solutions powered by market-leading technology, such as Siemens EnergyIP, could save US water utilities millions a year by reducing the amount of water lost from the distribution network.

  3. Upgrade Begins To Ballinakill Wastewater Treatment Plant, Co. Laois
    1/22/2018

    Irish Water is commencing work to upgrade the Ballinakill Wastewater Treatment Plant in Co. Laois. The €50,000 investment will improve the level of treatment at the plant and improve the discharge quality of treated water from the plant into the River Ballymaddock.

  4. Solar Array Opened In State College At Authority Site
    1/19/2018

    The University Area Joint Authority, RETTEW, and PACE Energy yesterday formally opened a solar array in State College, Pa.

  5. Upgrade To Tinure Wastewater Treatment Plant, Co. Louth
    1/18/2018

    On Monday, 22 January, Irish Water will commence work to upgrade the Tinure Wastewater Treatment Plant in Co. Louth. The €260,000 investment includes the construction of a new storm water holding tank and pumping station and the installation of new inlet screening at the wastewater treatment plant.

  6. Now Public, Utility Still Faces Infrastructure Challenges
    1/18/2018

    The water system in Missoula, MT, had been private for over a century. In June, the city regained ownership of the system and over six months later, it’s interesting to see where the transition stands.

  7. ING Commits EUR 100 Million To Fund Sustainable Investments
    1/18/2018

    ING has launched Sustainable Investments, committing EUR 100 million of capital for investments to support sustainable ’scale-ups’ with a proven concept and a positive environmental impact.

  8. Statement From NACWA CEO Adam Krantz On Infrastructure Proposal Released By House Problem Solvers Caucus
    1/11/2018

    “The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) commends the House Problem Solvers Caucus Infrastructure Working Group for their bipartisan proposal to improve our nation’s infrastructure. We thank co-chairs Congressman John Katko and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty for leading this effort, and offering us an opportunity over the past few months to discuss NACWA’s priorities, many of which have been included in the plan.

  9. Support For Clean Water Technologies To Benefit The Oil And Gas Industry
    1/10/2018

    Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is receiving almost $600,000 from Western Economic Diversification Canada and $200,000 from Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) to design and construct a high temperature, high pressure testing unit that Western Canadian companies will use to implement water technologies in oil sands.

  10. Ohio EPA Awarded Record $936 Million In 2017 Water/Wastewater Loans
    1/10/2018

    With cuts being made to the budget of the federal EPA, individual states are having to step up and take matters of protecting drinking and source water into their own hands. Last year, none were more forceful with this change than Ohio.