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 California water agencies fail to secure blanket immunity from lawsuits that could arise from efforts to control groundwater pumping
California water agencies fail to secure blanket immunity from lawsuits that could arise from efforts to control groundwater pumping.
Dec 10 2018
In California, the Kern County government may leave a coalition of local water agencies. This comes after the government failed to secure blanket…
 A natural gas well on the Canyons of Ancient National Monument in colorado overflowed a tank after a valve was stuck open
A natural gas well on the Canyons of Ancient National Monument in Colorado overflowed a tank after a valve was stuck open.
Dec 10 2018
In Montezuma County, Colo., a gas well spilled about 3,150 gal of wastewater onto the ground at the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Oct…
Ithaca Beer company has been instructed to cure extreme pH problems at their facility and will install a new pretreatment system
Ithaca Beer company has been instructed to cure extreme pH problems at their facility and will install a new pretreatment system.
Dec 7 2018
In Ithaca, N.Y., local government is putting out a notice of noncompliance. In other words, the culmination of industrial waste violations committed…
Voltea selected as partner for the Align Project Sustainable Home
Voltea selected as partner for the Align Project Sustainable Home.
Dec 7 2018
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Dec 5 2018
In Michigan, a toxic chemical is entering local wastewater systems as much as 20,000 times the legal limit. According to MLive, manufacturing…
Dec 5 2018
Flint Mayor Karen Weaver is advising Flint resident to continue drinking bottled water and use water filters. A news conference was held on Dec. 4 at…
In El Paso, Texas, there are plans to treat the city’s sewage water and send it back into its taps
In El Paso, Texas, there are plans to treat the city’s sewage water and sent it back into its taps.
Dec 4 2018
The Rio Grande is one of El Paso, Texas’, primary water sources. The river supplies as much as half of the city’s water needs. However, climate…
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated.
Dec 4 2018
In Missouri City, Texas, to meet drinking water demands planners are expanding the city’s Regional Surface Water Treatment Plant to slow down…
 A worker at a South Korean wastewater treatment plant is believed to have died from hydrogen sulfide poisoning after inhaling toxic gas
A worker at a South Korean wastewater treatment plant is believed to have died from hydrogen sulfide poisoning after inhaling toxic gas.
Dec 3 2018
In South Korea, a worker who became unconscious after inhaling toxic gas at a wastewater treatment plant in Busan was pronounced dead on Dec. 2,…
Aerzen USA opens Atlanta office
Aerzen USA opens Atlanta office.
Nov 30 2018
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Chemical plants in Texas are expected to pump $50 million into the economy in its first six years of operation
Chemical plants in Texas are expected to pump $50 million into the economy in its first six years of operation.
Nov 30 2018
ExxonMobil announced plans to build one of largest chemical plants north of Corpus Christi, Texas, in 2017. According to The Texas Tribune, the…
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways.
Nov 29 2018
In Plattsburgh, N.Y., funding from the state will boost a number of water-quality products on farms in the counties of Clinton, Essex and Franklin.…
The state of New York has gotten approval from the Department of Environmental Conservation to use potassium permanganate at a sewer plant in Johnstown creating odors
The state of New York has gotten approval from the Department of Environmental Conservation to use potassium permanganate at a sewer plant in Johnstown creating odors.
Nov 29 2018
The state of New York has given conditional approval for the use of a chemical that helps eliminate odors from the Gloversville-Johnstown Wastewater…
U.S. federal government report says climate change is leading to more droughts and increasing risk of severe floods
U.S. federal government report says climate change is leading to more droughts and increasing risk of severe floods.
Nov 28 2018
Climate change will be a problem for everyone alive today, according to the National Climate Assessment. The U.S. federal government’s latest roundup…
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes.
Nov 28 2018
In Warwick, R.I., it could take weeks to repair a collapsed sewer pipe that forced sewage into homes over the holiday weekend as well as detoured…
Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years
Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years.
Nov 27 2018
In Potsdam, N.Y., work on the wastewater treatment plant is moving along with a few bumps that might offset the completion date. According to the…
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas.
Nov 27 2018
In San Antonio, Texas, Commissioners Creek is important to the residents in the area. However, it is even more vital to the Blackwell brothers who…
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping.
Nov 26 2018
About four years ago, the Santa Barbara Channelkeepers filed suit against the city of Ventura, Calif. According to the Ventura County Star, the suit…
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors.
Nov 26 2018
In Edmonton, Alberta, city councilors are raising questions about decisions on the city’s deep sewers. According to the Edmonton Journal, neighbors…
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller.
Nov 23 2018
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