Regulations

Communities seek WIFIA funding
May 5 2017

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) shared news that 43 entities have expressed interest in loans through the Water Infrastructure Finance and...

Additional EPA funding helps maintain Louisiana water systems
May 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $158,101 to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (LDHH) to support several...

ge, digital water solutions, policy, regulations
Apr 13 2017

As water utilities begin to explore digital solutions as a conduit to water and energy sustainability, GE Water & Process Technologies...

martin kropelnicki, nawc, water companies, water, u.s., infrastructure
Mar 17 2017

Martin Kropelnicki testified on behalf of the California Water Service Group and the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) before the...

Feb 21 2017

Former Oklahoma Attorney General ...

us water alliance, we&rf, commission, non-potable water
Dec 28 2016

The US Water Alliance and Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) launched a National Blue Ribbon Commission for Onsite Non-Potable...

wiin, act, water supply cost savings, congress
Dec 22 2016

President Obama has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act into law, which includes provisions of the Water Supply...

jones academy, chotawnation, epa, drinking water, quality, school
Dec 1 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Choctaw Nation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) recognized Jones Academy for...

wwema, procurement, position, policy, utility, wastewater, water
Nov 28 2016

The Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) Board of Directors approved the WWEMA Value-Based Procurement Position Paper,...

trump, administration, water, awwa, letter, infrastructure
Nov 25 2016

In a letter to President-Elect Donald J. Trump, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged the new administration to make water infrastructure...

wrda, congress, senate, u.s., water infrastructure, bill, clean water, act
Nov 15 2016

The American Public Works Assn. (APWA) and other key water groups are urging U.S. Congress to include water infrastructure provisions as part of a...

san carlos apache, tribe, tribal utility authority, drinking water, act, epa
Nov 11 2016

The San Carlos Apache Tribe and the San Carlos Apache Tribal Utility Authority have agreed to bring nine of their drinking water systems into...

Nov 3 2016

This past month, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives passed versions of the Water Resource Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, which now...

u.s., senate, house of representatives, bill, pass, water, resources, act, about
Sep 29 2016

The U.S. Senate approved S. 2848, the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), Sept. 15, 2016. The U.S. House of Representatives is still working...

lawsuit, fresno california, lead, chemicals
Sep 23 2016

Residents of Northeast Fresno, Calif., filed a class action lawsuit in the California Superior Court for the...

energy, requirements, standards, U.S. Energy Policy Act, blowers, motors
Aug 8 2016

FPZ Inc. announced its regenerative blowers meet federal energy efficiency requirements for commercial and industrial electric motors. The blowers...

Report, water quailty
Jul 12 2016

The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) announced that its member companies’ annual water quality reports are available. These reports...

California, drought, water conservation
Jun 20 2016

The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors lowered its water use reduction target to 20%, but emphasized that residents should...

Oklahoma EPA total coliform drinking water
Dec 29 2015

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the state of Oklahoma’s revised rule for regulating...