Water Finance

EPA Reviewing Impact of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water

September 29, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it has issued voluntary information requests to nine natural gas service companies regarding the process known as hydraulic fracturing.

Honolulu Agrees to Address Wastewater System

September 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A comprehensive settlement has been reached with the City and County of Honolulu that will address Clean Water Act compliance at Honolulu?s wastewater collection and treatment systems, the Justice Department, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Hawaii Attorney General?s Office, Hawaii Department of Health, and three environmental groups announced Aug. 10.

Honolulu to Upgrade Sewer System by 2020

August 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A comprehensive settlement has been reached with the City and County of Honolulu that will address Clean Water Act compliance at Honolulu?s wastewater collection and treatment systems, the Justice Department, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Hawaii Attorney General?s Office, Hawaii Department of Health, and three environmental groups announced.

U.S. Conference of Mayor Council Meets in Schenectady, N.Y.

U.S. Conference of Mayor Council Meets in Schenectady, N.Y.

July 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

May 12-13 brought together 70 attendees from across the United States to discuss water issues facing large city mayors.

EPA to Initiate Rulemaking to Reduce

June 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is initiating a rulemaking to better protect the environment and public health from the harmful effects of sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) and basement backups.

Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

Virginia Tech Hosts UIM Water/Wastewater Management Conference

May 3, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

More than 125 people traveled to Blacksburg, Va., March 9-10 to attend a joint UIM Water/Wastewater Conference and Trenchless Road Show, sponsored by Benjamin Media and in conjunction with Virginia Tech

WATER POLICY: The Clean Water America Alliance Generates Industry Momentum

WATER POLICY: The Clean Water America Alliance Generates Industry Momentum

April 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The Clean Water America Alliance (CWAA), a newly formed organization focused on the promotion of water sustainability and the development of a viable national water policy to better address the provision of clean safe water for future generations, recently hosted its second national dialogue.

UIM Conference, BAMI-I Meeting Held in Indianapolis

March 5, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The annual Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM) Asset Management Conference was held Dec. 14-15 in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Buried Asset Management Institute-International (BAMI-I) on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis.

Washington Report

Washington Report

February 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, in a memo released Jan. 12, outlined the agency?s priorities for 2010 and beyond.

PEOPLE: Maxwell Joins UIM Editorial Board

PEOPLE: Maxwell Joins UIM Editorial Board

February 1, 2010 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Water Utility Infrastructure Management (UIM) is pleased to announce that Steve Maxwell has joined its editorial board. Maxwell is Managing Director of TechKNOWLEDGEy Strategic Group, based in Boulder, Colo.