2016

Water News 2016

#Water Stock News: Pennsylvania American Water (subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: $AWK)) Closes Acquisition of Scranton Wastewater System

SCRANTON, Pa. - December 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Pennsylvania American Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Water, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the wastewater system assets of the Scranton Sewer Authority (SSA). The purchase price is approximately $195 million.


#Water #Stock News: Major #Brazilian Water Utility Selects Itron (NASDAQ: $ITRI), to Decrease Non-Revenue Water and Offer Enhanced Service for C&I Customers

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - December 21, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced today that Departamento Municipal de Água e Esgotos (DMAE), water provider to 1.5 million residents in Porto Alegre, Brazil, has signed a contract with Itron.


Launch Of The First Startup Dedicated To The Creation Of Industrial #Water Treatment Plants

December 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Formerly CEO of Veolia Eau and Senior Executive Vice President of Veolia Environnement, Jean-Michel Herrewyn founded fWE, a "water asset developer", to address a global economic, ecological and social need


The EPA Will Likely Conclude Fracking Doesn't Contaminate Drinking Water

December 7, 2016 (ww.waternewswire.com) The Environmental Protection Agency may soon dispel one of the green movements favorite myths: That fracking contaminates drinking water, says IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews in The Hill.


Brown, Baldwin, Casey Introduce Buy America Amendment To Water Infrastructure Bill, Call On Republican Leaders To Take Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. - December 6, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), and Bob Casey (D-PA) today announced that they will introduce a 'Buy America' amendment to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) in the Senate and are calling on Republican leaders to add the provision back into the final bill.


Brown Slams Leadership For Stripping Buy America From Water Infrastructure Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. - December 6, 2016 (ww.waternewswire.com) U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) slammed Washington leadership today for stripping Buy America rules from the final water infrastructure bill announced today.


Brown, Portman Demand Buy America Provision In Water Infrastructure Package

WASHINGTON, D.C. - December 2, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) are leading the fight to restore a 'Buy America' provision in the Water Resources Development (WRDA) Act that would require the use of American-made iron and steel products in infrastructure projects.


Minister Erdan: "Nearly 90% of Israel's Waste Water is Now Recycled, 4 Times Higher Than Any Other Country in the World"

Tel Aviv - December 1, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Israel's Minister of Strategic Affairs & Public Diplomacy, Gilad Erdan paid tribute to Israel's world-renowned sustainable innovation at this week's first-ever Israeli CSR Experience Conference hosted by Maala, the country's CSR standards organization.


#Water Stocks: American Water (NYSE: $AWK) Signs Agreement to Become U.S. Army PaYS Partner

VOORHEES, N.J - October 31, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation's largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, is signing a partnership agreement today with the U.S. Army's Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program.


#Water Stocks: American Water (NYSE: $AWK) Declares Quarterly Dividend

VOORHEES, N.J - October 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK) announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payment of 37.5 cents per share of common stock, payable on Dec. 1, 2016, to all stockholders of record as of Nov. 9, 2016.


#Water Research Foundation Releases Results from Ongoing Study on Direct Potable Reuse

DENVER - October 20, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of potable reuse research, has released interim results from the project "Blending Requirements for Water from Direct Potable Reuse Treatment Facilities" (#4536).


#Water Stock News: American Water's (NYSE: $AWK) 2016 Third Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for November 3, 2016

VOORHEES, N.J - October 19, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK) announced today that it intends to release its 2016 third quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016.


7 outcomes from the World Water Congress and Exhibition 2016 in Brisbane

Brisbane - October 19, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) From 9 - 14 October, more than 5,000 leaders gathered in Brisbane at the World Water Congress and Exhibition to share and discuss global water issues.


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#Water News: #Seattle Business - #Nonprofit Partnership Launches #Crowdfunding Campaign to Bring Safe Water Technology to Half a Million People in Need

SEATTLE - October 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Mountain Safety Research (MSR), Seattle-based outdoor equipment company whose innovations have revolutionized the way people experience the outdoors, joined with its partners PATH, World Vision, and Operation Blessing International to launch a crowdfunding campaign


#Water #Stock News: Seychelle (OTCQB: $SYEV) Reports Q2 Loss While Anticipated Guidance Indicates a Strong Recovery with a Return to Profitability in Q3 and Going Forward

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif - October 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Seychelle Water Filtration Products, a DBA of Seychelle Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: SYEV), a worldwide leader in the development, assembly and sale of proprietary portable water filtration bottles made several announcements today.


#Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: $ITRI): Frost & Sullivan Honors CenterPoint Energy and NMB #Water With Excellence in Resourcefulness Awards at Itron Utility Week

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - October 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI), a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced today that CenterPoint Energy, an electric utility company in Houston, and NMB Water (formerly City of North Miami Beach Public Utilities) have been recognized with Frost & Sullivan's Excellence in Resourcefulness Awards during Itron Utility Week in Orlando, Florida.


Water News: IWS (CSE: #IWS) (FRANKFURT: $IWI) Announces Strategic Alliance with Scottish Water Horizons

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - October 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) International Wastewater Systems Inc. (the "Company") (CSE:IWS)(FRANKFURT:IWI)(OTC PINK:INTWF) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary SHARC Energy Systems (UK) Ltd. ("SHARC Energy") will form a strategic alliance with Scottish Water Horizons Ltd. ("Scottish Water Horizons"), the commercial subsidiary of Scottish Water, a public water utility owned 100% by the Scottish Government.


#Itron (NASDAQ: $ITRI) Using #MicrosoftCloud to Help Customers Accelerate Digital Transformation

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - October 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, is consolidating its software solutions around the globe into a single platform built on Microsoft Azure, the largest enterprise-grade cloud infrastructure available today.


#WRF Releases RFPs on Connecting Clean #Water Agencies with Communities, Cyanotoxins, Water Loss, and Water and #Wastewater Capacity Charges

DENVER - October 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of innovative research supporting the water community, has released Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for three new Emerging Opportunities projects and one Focus Area project.


South African Rand Water wins the Project Innovation Award

Brisbane - October 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The International Water Association (IWA) has awarded Rand Water from South Africa the Project Innovation Award - Grand Award.


Hinesville, Georgia Selects ESG As Their City Services Partner

Macon, GA - October 12, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) ESG Operations, Inc. is pleased to announce that the City of Hinesville, Georgia has selected ESG as their City Services partner under a Public Works and Utilities Operations and Maintenance contract.


Virtual water industry platform WaterCluster.com seeks buyer for domain and trademark

October 12, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) WaterCluster.com, an online venture initially launched in June 2015 to match new water technology, talent and services in the global water industry seeks a buyer for its domain brand and trademark.


#Water News: New global report: Huge variations in #water use around the world

Brisbane - October 11, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Household consumption of water around the world varies from 28 to 631 litres per day. This is one of the many findings in a global report launched today by the International Water Association (IWA).


#Shipping Stock News: Globus Maritime Limited (NASDAQ: $GLBS) Announces Reverse Stock Split

ATHENS, GREECE - October 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Globus Maritime Limited ("Globus" or the "Company,") (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has determined to effect a 1-for-4 reverse stock split of the Company's common shares.


AquaHacking 2016 Summit @AquaHacking Innovating for #water management and conservation

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC - October 7, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED)


New Report on 'Best Practices' for WA Maritime Competitiveness

Brisbane - October 5, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) On 10 October 2016 in Brisbane, Australia, 200 leaders from the public and private sector, including government ministers, business and civil society leaders, and leading scientists will take part in a historic summit on water scarcity and drought.


New Report on 'Best Practices' for WA Maritime Competitiveness

SEATTLE - October 5, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) On Thursday, October 6, the Washington Maritime Federation (WMF) will release the findings of a new report examining the health of Washington's maritime industry.


Project Innovation Award Winners 2016 address global water challenges

The Hague - September 30, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Today The International Water Association announced the Project Innovation Award Winners 2016 from Australia, China and South Africa.


Coastal Leaders Gather To Address Restoration Operations And Financing

BATON ROUGE, LA - September 27, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Louisiana's Coastal Protection & Restoration Authority (CPRA) and America's WETLAND Foundation (AWF) will host two leadership roundtables on October 24 and 25, 2016, at the Lod Cook Alumni Center on the LSU campus, bringing together a diverse group of coastal interests to focus on implementing and financing the state's coastal master plan.


After Confirming White #Shark Nursery Off #LongIsland, #OCEARCH Heads to #Nantucket Island

JACKSONVILLE, FL - September 19, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) After a three-week expedition in the waters off Montauk, NY, OCEARCH and its collaborating scientists have confirmed the first known nursery -- and likely birthing site -- for the great white shark in the Northwest Atlantic.


Water, Renewable Energy, Biotech, Tech, Mining Stocks Profiled in Comprehensive Directory for Active Traders and Investors

Point Roberts, WA and Delta, BC - September 15, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Investorideas.com, a global news source and investor resource covering actively traded sectors reminds traders and investors of its back- to-school and back- to- work special for its comprehensive stock directories.


America's Wetland Foundation Says "National Estuaries Week" Must Be About Solutions

Baton Rouge, LA - September 12, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Since 1988, National Estuaries Week (September 17-24, 2016) has celebrated the many ways we benefit from healthy, thriving coastal ecosystems and this year, the America's WETLAND Foundation (AWF) commends the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration (RESTORE) Council for recognizing "Creative Conservation Financing" as an important strategy to help save Louisiana's threatened estuaries


Restoration Leaders, Experts Convene On 2017 Louisiana Coastal Master Plan

BATON ROUGE, LA - August 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Louisiana Coastal Protection & Restoration Authority (CPRA) and America's WETLAND Foundation (AWF) today announced they will host two leadership roundtables this fall and a culminating coastal summit in December to discuss the state's 2017 Coastal Master Plan


A WATER treatment company is using the Internet of Things to command an army of bacteria in the battle against polluted winery wastewater.

August 1, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) South Australian company Factor UTB has developed technology to alter the treatment environment for winery, industrial and municipal wastewater.


#Water Stocks Alert: Veolia (Paris:VIE) to Manage #Sinopec's #Beijing Yanshan Petrochemical Entire #Water Cycle

PARIS & BEIJING - July 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Regulatory News: Sinopec, Asia's and China's largest refiner, has chosen Veolia (Paris:VIE), through its subsidiary Veolia China, to operate the entire water cycle of its Yanshan petrochemical complex.


#Water #Desalination Equipment Market - Forecast (2016-2021) - Growing Demand For Clean Energy & Hybridization - Research and Markets

DUBLIN - July 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Water Desalination Equipment Market - Forecast (2016-2021)" report to their offering.


#Water Research Foundation Funds Two Projects to Help Utilities Reduce Customer #Lead Exposure from #DrinkingWater

DENVER - July 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of research supporting the water community, is pleased to announce two projects that will help utilities reduce customer exposure to lead levels in drinking water.


#Water #Stocks: #Itron (NASDAQ: $ITRI) to Help Improve Water Efficiency in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - July 19, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, announced today that the City of Lancaster Public Works Department has signed a contract with Itron to improve the city's water efficiency and customer service.


#Water #Stock News: Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: $NWPX) Announces Plans to Permanently Close Its Denver #Water Transmission Facility

VANCOUVER, WA - July 12, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) announced plans today to make a permanent reduction in its steel water pipe production capacity by closing its Denver, Colorado facility, which represents approximately 20% of the Company's steel water pipe capacity.


America's WETLAND Foundation Applauds New Private Investment in Coastal Restoration

BATON ROUGE, LA - July 12, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The America's WETLAND Foundation (AWF) commends Resource Environmental Solutions (RES) and its partnership with a multinational private equity firm making a significant investment in the company to support its next phase of development, furthering private participation in coastal restoration in Louisiana.


#AccelerateH2O Announces "InvestH2O 2016: The #Texas #Water #Technology & Innovation #Investor Forum" Honorees, New Demontration Hubs, and Statewide Initiatives

SAN ANTONIO, TX - July 6, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Accelerate H20 convened its second annual Texas Wat er Technology Investor Forum last Thursday and Friday, June 16 - 17th, in Austin, Texas, hosting 10 panels and roundtables, 35 national and global keynote speakers, 40 technology companies, 28 investment firm representa tives and a reception honoring four Texas Water Innovators.


Water News 2016

#Water Stocks News: #Primo Water (Nasdaq: $PRMW) Added to #Russell Global and Russell 3000 #Indexes

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - June 27, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Primo Water Corporation (Nasdaq:PRMW), a leading provider of multi-gallon purified bottled water, self-service refill water and water dispensers, today announced that it has been added to the Russell Global and Russell 3000 indexes as part of Russell Investments' annual reconstitution


#Xylem Inc. (NYSE: $XYL): New Jersey student wins 2016 U.S. Stockholm Junior #Water Prize; will participate in international competition

RYE BROOK, N.Y. - June 22, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world's most challenging water issues, congratulates Nishita Sinha of Chatham, New Jersey, as the 2016 winner of the United States Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP), the nation's most prestigious youth award for water-related science and technology projects.


#Water News: WSP Global (TSX: $WSP.TO) Enhances its Expertise in #Water Through the Proposed #Acquisition of #Schlumberger's Industrial Water Consultancy Business

MONTREAL, QUEBEC - June 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) ("WSP") is pleased to announce that is has entered into an agreement with Schlumberger, a leading global oilfield services company, to acquire its industrial water consultancy business.


Global #Water and Gas #Valves Market to Grow 4.5% by 2020 - Key Vendors are Cameron, KSB & Pentair - says Research and Markets

DUBLIN - June 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Water and Gas Valves Market 2016-2020" report to their offering.


#Water Stocks Alert: #Badger Meter (NYSE: $BMI) Announces Second Quarter Conference Call

MILWAUKEE - June 16, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE: BMI) today announced it will hold a conference call to discuss the company's 2016 second quarter results on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at 10:00 AM Central/11:00 AM Eastern time.


#AMA Adopts New Policies to Prevent Future #Lead Poisoning

CHICAGO, IL - June 15, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) In light of the devastating water crisis in Flint, Mich., communities are hyper-aware of the dangers of lead, and efforts to remove it from the nation's water supply are in full force.


#Water Stocks: American Water (NYSE: $AWK) Named One of ‘America's Top Green Companies' - Only Water #Utility Included in Ranking

VOORHEES, N.J. - June 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, has been named to Newsweek's list of 500 of America's Top Green Companies for 2016, making it the only water utility on the list.


#Water Systems Council Providing Emergency and #NaturalDisaster Recovery Information to Private Water Well Owners

WASHINGTON - June 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Systems Council (WSC), the only national, nonprofit organization solely focused on household wells and small water well systems, announced today that it is providing HELP System for Emergency Response information packets to state emergency response agencies that will tell water well owners how to recover their wells following an emergency or natural disaster.


Statement by #Environmental Defence, #David SuzukiFoundation and Ontario Nature on the amended Rouge National Urban Park Act tabled today in Ottawa

TORONTO, ON - June 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) David Suzuki Foundation reports - We congratulate the federal government for tabling the amended Rouge National Urban Park Act that will ensure stronger ecological protection for the park's sensitive landscape and wildlife.


Secretary Jewell, National Park Service Director Jarvis Announce New National Recreation, Water Trails

WASHINGTON - June 3, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today announced the designation of six local and state National Recreation Trails, adding more than 350 miles to the National Trails System, and three National Water Trails, adding more than 600 miles to the National Water Trails System.


#Missouri American #Water Announces Five Projects Will Receive Funding From #Environmental Grant Program; Individual projects across the state address #watershed protection.

JOPLIN, Mo. - June 2, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Missouri American Water announces five watershed-related projects receiving funding from the company's annual Environmental Grant Program.


Evoqua's #BioMag System Saves Washington County, Md., $16 Million in #Wastewater Facility Upgrade Costs

PITTSBURGH - June 1, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Evoqua Water Technologies has been selected by Washington County, Md., to supply its industry-leading BioMag ballasted biological treatment system to meet stringent Chesapeake Bay nutrient removal limits at the Conococheague Wastewater Treatment Plant


#TSX Water Stocks News: H2O Innovation (TSXV: HEO) leases its Clearlogx proprietary technology at the world's famous Pebble Beach Golf Course

Quebec City - May 24, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) H2O Innovation Inc. (TSXV: HEO) ("H2O Innovation" or the "Company") is proud to announce that it has recently secured, following a full-scale demonstration, a leasing contract of its Clearlogx proprietary technology with one of the world's most famous PGA golf courses


NAACP Files Lawsuit Over #Flint #Water Crisis

BALTIMORE - May 23, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Attorneys with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People have filed a federal class action lawsuit on behalf of people and businesses affected by the failure to provide safe drinking water to the city of Flint, Michigan.


The New WELL - #Water #Efficiency Label

BRUSSELS - May 19, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) In the era of smart homes with 'private spas', consumers, designers and tradespeople are interested in products offering the greatest level of comfort and convenience and yet lowest possible energy consumption.


Tsleil-Waututh Announces New Era of #Environmental Protection in #Burrard Inlet

VANCOUVER, BC and MUSQUEAM, SQUAMISH and TSLEIL-WAUTUTH TERRITORY - May 19, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) With a goal to improve ecological conditions in Burrard Inlet, the Tsleil-Waututh Nation is announcing the formation of a Burrard Inlet Stewardship Council.


Rentricity To Provide Safe Drinking Water Certified In-pipe Hydropower Solution To Bucks County Water & Sewer Authority

NEW YORK, NY - May 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Rentricity Inc., an innovative in-pipe hydropower clean energy company has commenced its first project for the Buck County Water & Sewer Authority (BCWSA).


#Water Stock #OriginClear (OTCQB: $OOIL) Says Quarterly Results Confirm Continued Commercial Growth

Los Angeles - May 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), a leading provider of water treatment solutions, today announced that its revenues for the 1st Quarter of 2016 are up 54 percent over 2015 total revenues.


#AmericanWater (NYSE: $AWK) and the City of Camden Participate in The Value of #Water Coalition's Local Innovators Tour for Infrastructure Week

VOORHEES, N.J. - May 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) In conjunction with the national Infrastructure Week observance, taking place May 16-23, 2016, American Water is partnering with the City of Camden, New Jersey and the Value of Water Coalition to participate in the Coalition's "Local Innovators Tour."


Accelerate H2O Announces "InvestH2O 2016: The Texas Water Technology Investor Forum" in Austin Texas, June 16 - 17th

SAN ANTONIO, TX - May 16, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Accelerate H20 will convene its second annual Texas Water Technology Investor Forum on Thursday and Friday, June 16 - 17 th , in Austin, Texas.


Innovative Demonstration Hub Launched for Brackish Desalination and Integrated Water Management, Leveraging Greater El Paso's Regional, National, and Bi - National Expertise

El Paso and San Antonio, TX - May 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) AccelerateH2O has launched the second of seven proposed regional innovative demonstration hubs to test, evaluate, and streamline next generation water technologies to reclaim and reuse resources for residential, agricultural, industrial and utility interests.


Record high financial results for H2O Innovation, the Water Technology Company of the year: adjusted EBITDA grows faster than revenues

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC - May 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) H2O Innovation Inc. (TSX VENTURE:HEO) (ALTERNEXT:MNEMO:ALHEO) (OTCQX:HEOFF) ("H2O Innovation" or the "Corporation") announces its results for the third quarter ended March 31, 2016.


Metropolitan #Water District General Manager Issues Statement on #Governor's Executive Order

LOS ANGELES - May 10, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Jeffrey Kightlinger, general manager of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, issues the following statement on Gov. Jerry Brown's Drought Executive Order.


Pennsylvania American Water (subsidiary of NYSE: $AWK) Signs Agreement to Acquire New Cumberland #Wastewater System

HERSHEY, Pa. - May 5, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of the Borough of New Cumberland in Cumberland County. The total value of the transaction is approximately $23 million.


ESG Partners With Central Georgia Autism to Sponsor 4th Annual Journey for Autism

Macon, Georgia - May 4, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) On Saturday, May 8, cyclists from across the state of Georgia will be in Macon to participate in the 4th Annual Journey for Autism Century Ride.


21st Century Conservation Service Corps Set to Receive More Than $3 Million to Put Young People to Work on Public Lands Across the Nation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 4, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) As the summer outdoor recreation season is about to kick off, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) Executive Director and CEO Jeff Trandahl today partnered to announce that the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) is set to receive $3.16 million in grants to support conservation employment and mentoring opportunities for youth at 60 projects on public lands nationwide this summer.


#Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ: $MSEX) Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

ISELIN, N.J. - April 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.19875 per common share payable on June 1, 2016 to holders of record as of May 13, 2016.


Marmon's New System Removes #Lead from #DrinkingWater in Schools

ST. PAUL, Minn. - April 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Marmon Water, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is introducing a Safe Fountain System to remove lead and other contaminants from drinking fountains in schools and public/industrial buildings.


New Jersey American Water Announces 2016 Environmental Grant Awardees

VOORHEES, N.J. - April 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) New Jersey American Water will award $24,500 to three noteworthy organizations engaged in sustainability projects to improve water source protection.


Clean Harbors El Dorado Facility Hits Momentous Safety Milestone: 1 Million Man Hours Without Lost Time Accident

EL DORADO, Ark. - April 25, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Arkansas Department of Labor has recognized Clean Harbors for reaching a significant safety milestone at its El Dorado incineration facility – 1 million man hours without a lost time accident.


Investing in nature can help solve water pollution challenges in China's 30 largest cities

Beijing - April 18, 2016 (www.investorideas.com newswire) The Nature Conservancy (TNC) released today the China Urban Water Blueprint showing nature can be key to improving water quality for more than 150 million people.


#Californians Continue to See Importance of #Water #Conservation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - April 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Save Our Water – California's official statewide conservation education program – recently partnered with Field Research Corporation to survey Californians' attitudes toward continued water conservation following the rainy season and their willingness to continue to make permanent changes to save water.


#Investments in #Desalination Plants to Reach Nearly $48.2 Billion by 2020 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN - April 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Seawater and Brackish Water Desalination" report to their offering.


Climate Bonds Convenes Marine Technical Working Group

LONDON - April 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Climate Bonds has convened a Marine Technical Working Group to develop new assessment criteria for low carbon investments in the marine sector.


#Veolia (Paris:VIE) Continues Development with Oil & Gas Clients with New Contract Awarded by Dolphin Energy; #wastewater treatment

DOHA, Qatar - April 11, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Veolia (Paris:VIE), through its subsidiary Veolia Water Technologies, has been awarded a contract by Qatar Engineering & Construction Company to engineer, procure and deliver a wastewater treatment plant for Dolphin Energy's natural gas production and processing facilities in Ras Laffan, Qatar.


Newark, New Jersey #Lead #Poisoning; #Environmental Attorneys From Napoli Shkolnik PLLC File a Notice of Claim

NEW YORK, NY - April 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Napoli Shkolnik PLLC served a Notice of Claim against the New Jersey State District Superintendent, the principal of New Jersey Regional Day and the New Jersey Department of Education on behalf of a Newark family alleging their child was exposed to lead and other toxic substances in the drinking water of the Newark Public School system.


Global #Water #Analysis Instrumentation Market - Need for Real-time Monitoring Stimulates Growth Says Research and Markets

DUBLIN - April 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Water Analysis Instrumentation Market" report to their offering.


Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: $TTEK) Wins $47 Million Contract with the #U.S. #Army Corps of Engineers Institute for #Water Resources

PASADENA, Calif. - April 7, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Institute for Water Resources (USACE IWR) has awarded the Company a five-year multiple-award task order contract to support the USACE's water resources management programs.


Louisiana To Receive A Minimum Of $6.8 Billion For State Claims Related To BP Oil Spill

BATON ROUGE - April 5, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Today the Court approved the settlement between the United States, the five Gulf States and BP for damages stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


Six Hotels and One Commercial Laundry Each Save More than 1 Million Gallons of Water with the Xeros Laundry System

Manchester, NH - April 4, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Xeros, the innovator of an ultra-low water laundry system, announced today that several hotels and commercial laundries have joined the Xeros Million Gallon Club by each saving more than one million gallons of water using Xeros' award-winning polymer bead cleaning laundry system.


#Alkaline #Water Co. (OTCQB: $WTER) Launches Into #Costco Stores of Northern #California

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - March 31, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCQB: WTER) (the "Company"), developers of an innovative state of the art proprietary electrolysis beverage process packaged and sold in 500ml, 700ml, 1-liter, 3-liter and 1-gallon sizes under the trade name Alkaline88, is extremely pleased to have received an initial purchase order from Costco Wholesale Corporation (Costco) for placement at select retail warehouses across Northern California.


#Water Foundation Statement Regarding Dept. of Water Resources Manual Snow Survey; Survey confirms #California's #drought is not over

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - March 31, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Foundation issued the following statement from Executive Director Lester Snow regarding its manual snow survey conducted by the California Department of Water Resources, which revealed a below average statewide snowpack for this time of year.


Pennsylvania American Water, @paamwater, subsidiary of (NYSE: $AWK) Announces Agreement to Acquire Scranton Sewer System

SCRANTON, Pa. - March 30, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of the Scranton Sewer Authority (SSA).


#Waterleau Group Acquires Ecovation and Krofta Technologies

VICTOR, N.Y. - March 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Waterleau Group, a leading global provider of energy recovery and water, air and waste treatment, announces that it has completed the acquisition of the anaerobic biological wastewater treatment plant design-build business of Ecovation and the membership interests of Krofta Technologies and their DAF technology from Ecolab (NYSE: ECL).


Clean Harbors Incineration Facility Achieves Labor Department’s Top Safety Certification

March 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Clean Harbors’ El Dorado incineration facility recently achieved certification by the Labor Department at its highest level – making the Arkansas plant one of the safest worksites in the industry.


#Lead Poisoning and Public #Water #Contamination

NEW YORK, NY - March 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Napoli Shkolnik PLLC has filed a lawsuit in the Eastern District of Michigan on behalf of Flint, Michigan residents Luke Waid and Michelle Rodriguez and their daughter Sophia against Governor Richard Dale Snyder, et al. last month.


#Jarislowsky Foundation Chooses #CarletonUniversity to Create $4-Million Chair in #Water and Global #Health

March 23, 2016 (Investorideas.com stocks newswire) Carleton University and the Jarislowsky Foundation today announced a partnership to create a $4-million endowed research chair that will make significant contributions to the critical challenges of water and public health.


Interior Department Releases Report Underscoring Impacts of #ClimateChange on Western #Water #Resources

WASHINGTON - March 22, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Putting the national spotlight on the importance of water sustainability, the Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Reclamation released a basin-by-basin report that characterizes the impacts of climate change and details adaptation strategies to better protect major river basins in the West that are fundamental to the health, economy, security and ecology of 17 Western states.


Experts Launch Project to Assess #Drought Effects on Ecosystems and How Communities Can Adapt: A Partnership of USGS, The Nature Conservancy, and Wildlife Conservation Society under the Science for Nature and People Partnership

RESTON, Va. - March 22, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) A new public-private research collaboration supported by the U.S. Geological Survey will tackle how to best cope with the increasing droughts of the future.


#Geomembrane Market 2016 - Global Forecasts to 2020

Dublin - March 21, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Geomembrane Market by Raw Material, by Manufacturing Method, by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.


Clean Water Starts With Healthy Wetlands, Support wetland conservation on #WorldWaterDay

OAK HAMMOCK MARSH, MANITOBA - Ducks Unlimited Canada - March 21, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The average Canadian uses more than 250 litres - nearly two bathtubs - of water every day in their home.


Waternewswire.com Launches Revamped Site and Services for #WorldWaterDay

Point Roberts WA, Vancouver BC - March 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Waternewswire.com ( www.waternewswire.com) a news source dedicated to global water issues announces the launch of its updated site and services for World Water Day 2016.


Minister for the #Environment; Asa Romson wants to see tougher measures against #environmental #toxins

March 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Discussion on hazardous chemicals has long been a hot topic in the media and in the political debates.


#Badger Meter (NYSE: $BMI) Announces First Quarter Conference Call

MILWAUKEE - March 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Badger Meter, Inc. (NYSE: BMI) today announced it will hold a conference call to discuss the company's 2016 first quarter results on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at 10:00 AM Central/11:00 AM Eastern time.


Can improved agricultural practices help combat climate change?

March 17, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Did you know that over half of global non-carbon dioxide (non-CO2) greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are accountable to agriculture? According to new a research study recently published in the Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences


#Dovetail Partners Encourages Celebration of #Forests and #Water Quality on March 21st

Minneapolis, MN - March 16, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Celebrate forests on March 21st, the annual International Day of Forests as promoted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.


#Xylem (NYSE: $XYL): New survey reveals #Californians' overwhelming support for #recycled #water as a long-term #drought solution

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - March 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The severity and impact of the drought remains top-of-mind among Californians. They are eager for long-term solutions that can help the state to achieve a water-secure future.


Global #Investment in #Water Management Solutions is Expected to Reach $2.8 Billion in 2025, According to Navigant Research

BOULDER, Colo. - March 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) A new report from Navigant Research examines the landscape for water management technologies and services in intelligent buildings, including global market forecasts for revenue, through 2025.


Mayim Water Project - creating sustainable water solutions for Central Africa

Vancouver BC, Point Roberts WA - March 11, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Investorideas.com, a digital global news source covering leading sectors including renewable energy and water, reports on the Mayim Water Project, creating sustainable water solutions for Central Africa – Sub region, as World Water Day approaches.


Video Release: #Globe2016 in Vancouver Session; #Water Integrity - #Infrastructure & #Innovation

Vancouver BC, Point Roberts WA - March 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Investorideas.com, a digital global news source covering leading sectors including renewable energy and water, reports on the recently held GLOBE 2016 Conference & Innovation Expo (#Globe2016), held in Vancouver last week.


Spring hot tub trends for 2016

TORONTO - March 4, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) There is no better place to unwind and spend some time with friends and family than in a hot tub this spring.


#Water Stocks: #Cadiz (NASDAQ: $CDZI) Completes Arrangements for Expanded #Agricultural Development at its Mojave Desert Property

LOS ANGELES - February 12, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI) announced today that it has completed arrangements with agricultural partner Fenner Valley Farms, LLC ("FVF LLC"), a subsidiary of Water Asset Management, LLC ("WAM"), to accelerate the development of irrigated acreage on its contiguous properties in eastern San Bernardino County, California.


#Xeros Signs Million Dollar Deal with eLaundry.com to bring Eco-Friendly Near-#Waterless Laundry Services to #NewYorkCity

Manchester, NH - February 9, 2016 (Investorideas.com stocks newswire) Xeros, the innovator of an ultra-low water laundry system, announced today that it has signed a deal with New York City-based eLaundry.com in excess of a million dollars for Xeros' award-winning polymer bead cleaning laundry systems which are proven to dramatically reduce water, energy, and detergent consumption while providing a gentler and superior clean.