Funding News

  1. Nation’s Best Design-Build Projects Recognized For Collaboration

    The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) has announced the winners of its 2018 National Design-Build Project/Team Awards competition.

  2. Approved By Water Agencies, Killed By Voters: Cali Water Bond

    Among the notable defeats on election day was a proposed $9 billion water bond in California.

  3. Arden Media Company On How To Buy And Sell A Smart City

    The problem with smart cities is no one wants to buy them. Because no one knows how to sell them. The technology is proven, but the commercial models are only just emerging.

  4. NJ American Reaches Rate Settlement

    Plans are in place for New Jersey American Water customers to be paid back for what amounted to a loan to the state’s biggest water utility.

  5. New Research Shows Design-Build Continues To Deliver Projects Most Efficiently

    New research shows that America’s design-build projects continue to deliver faster, and with greater reliability in cost and schedule performance, than other delivery methods.

  6. EPA Invites 39 Projects To Apply For WIFIA Loans To Finance $10B In Water Infrastructure Upgrades

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting 39 projects in 16 states and D.C. to apply for Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loans.

  7. Agencies Collaborate To Launch AguaCares

    On Nov. 1, leaders from El Paso Water, Project Amistad and the City of El Paso announced a new customer assistance program called AguaCares. The program officially launches Jan. 2 and will focus on helping elderly, low-income customers who struggle to pay their water and wastewater bills.

  8. NACWA Praises Bipartisan Low-Income Water Assistance Legislation

    The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) strongly supports the Low-Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act (S.3564), officially unveiled recently by Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD).

  9. Australian Resource Recovery And Reuse Market Growth Driven By Corporate And Environmental Stewardship And Cost Reduction, Reports Frost & Sullivan

    The adoption of innovative technology is expected to revolutionize wastewater resource recovery and reuse projects in Australia despite key challenges faced such as ageing infrastructure and financial constraints.

  10. WRF Releases RFPs For Seven Potable Reuse Projects

    The Water Research Foundation (WRF) announces that Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are available for seven new research projects funded under the Advancing Potable Reuse Initiative. These RFPs are funded through WRF and the California State Water Resources Control Board.