Funding News

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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).

  5. 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    California Water Service Group today announced that it has withdrawn its revised proposal to acquire SJW Group for $70.00 per share in cash after it was rejected by the SJW Board.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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. California Water Submits Revised Proposal To Acquire SJW Group For $70.00 Per Share In Cash
    8/13/2018

    California Water Service Group (“California Water”) recently announced it has submitted a revised proposal to the Board of Directors of SJW Group (“SJW”) increasing its proposal to acquire SJW from $68.25 per share in cash to $70.00 per share in cash.

  9. Five Star Urban Waters Grant Awarded To Project In Honolulu
    8/9/2018

    Recently, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $50,000 grant to the Oahu Economic Development Board to advance restoration work and expand the scale of community engagement in Honolulu’s Ala Wai Watershed.

  10. EPA Provides $135M For Innovative Groundwater Replenishment Project Expansion In Orange County
    8/1/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $135M Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan to the Orange County Water District to help finance its Groundwater Replenishment System final expansion.