Funding News

  1. Water Environment Federation Joins 90 Organizations Urging Congress To Fund Water Infrastructure
    1/10/2019

    The Water Environment Federation and 90 other organizations have sent a letter to Congress urging the funding of water infrastructure.

  2. ACWA Comments On Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Proposed Tax On Drinking Water
    1/10/2019

    ACWA Deputy Executive Director for Government Relations Cindy Tuck issued the following statement in response to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposal to tax water, which was part of his proposed 2019-20 state budget released recently.

  3. RETTEW Transitions To Full ESOP Ownership
    1/4/2019

    A Lancaster-based engineering and environmental consulting company is now 100 percent employee owned, through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. The transaction was effective Jan. 2.

  4. Veolia And Anglian Water Target Over £1M Savings Through Process Optimisation
    1/4/2019

    As part of a new framework contract with Anglian Water, Veolia is targeting savings of £1.07M through process optimisation and energy management, and reducing the water company’s carbon footprint.

  5. MDEQ Announces A ‘Second Call’ For Projects – Over $60M Available In Drinking Water Infrastructure Loans
    1/3/2019

    The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is soliciting for more Drinking Water Revolving Fund (DWRF) projects to receive below market rate loan financing in the present fiscal year (FY) 2019.

  6. Hawaii Public Utilities Commission Approves Proposed Decision For Hawaii Water Service’s Waikoloa Village Systems
    1/2/2019

    Hawaii Water Service (Hawaii Water), a subsidiary of California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT), received approval from the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (Commission) to increase annual revenues by approximately $825,000, effective Jan. 1, 2019, and $34,000, effective Jan. 1, 2020, to reflect infrastructure improvements made as well as increases in operating costs in its Waikoloa Village service area.

  7. NACWA: Congress Passes Bipartisan Integrated Planning Bill, Provides Communities Greater Long-Term Certainty For Clean Water Investments
    12/22/2018

    The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) applauds Congress for its strong bipartisan action in passing the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act.

  8. EPA Provides $47.7M Loan To The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District For Water Infrastructure Upgrades
    12/20/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $47.7M Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan to the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District in Missouri to help finance its Deer Creek Sanitary Tunnel and Sanitary Relief project.

  9. EPA Awards California $187M For Drinking Water And Wastewater Projects
    12/18/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded more than $187.3M to California for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.

  10. EPA Awards Nevada $20.8M For Drinking Water And Wastewater Projects
    12/18/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded more than $20.8M to Nevada for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.