Water Management

EPA Awarding $2.7 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters

July 2, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced last week it is awarding $2.7 million to 46 organizations in 32 states and Puerto Rico to help restore urban waters, support community revitalization and protect Americans? health.

AWWA 2012 American Water Scholarship Winner Announced

July 2, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Emilie Bedard, a doctoral student at Ecole Polytechnique Montreal, has been chosen as the recipient of the American Water Works Association?s (AWWA) 2012 American Water Scholarship.

Water Professionals Embark on Annual Ride to Raise Money, Awareness

Water Professionals Embark on Annual Ride to Raise Money, Awareness

July 2, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Badger Meter announced it has donated $5,000 to the Water Buffalos in support of efforts to construct and maintain safe, reliable drinking water systems in developing countries worldwide.

Annual WaterSmart Innovations Conference Heads to Las Vegas

July 2, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

For the fifth consecutive year, the WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition, slated for Oct. 3-5, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nev., will serve as a platform for water-efficiency professionals from around the world to meet and share their experiences and successes.

CPUC Approves New Rates for California American Water Customers

June 18, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

California American Water?s general rate case has been approved by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), which will fund the company?s revenue requirements for the next three years.

Fremont, Neb. Wins ?Best of the Best? Water Taste Test at ACE12

June 18, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) announced last week, that the Fremont Department of Utilities of Fremont, Neb. won the annual ?Best of the Best? Water Taste Test. The event, composed of regional winners from water-tasting competitions across North America, was held at AWWA?s Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE12) in Dallas, Texas.

Badger Meter and Telog Instruments Announce Partnership to Offer AMA

June 18, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Badger Meter, Inc. recently announced it will enter into a strategic partnership with Telog Instruments, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of remote data acquisition systems that provides turnkey monitoring solutions to water and energy utilities.

Aqua America Completes Install of 600,000 Itron Communication Modules

June 18, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Itron, Inc. recently announced that Aqua America, Inc. has installed its 600,000th Itron communication module. Aqua America, a U.S.-based, publicly-traded water utility, serves approximately 3 million people in Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina, Illinois, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana, Florida and Virginia.

IPWA to Hold Conference Call Meeting on USAID?s Global Water Initiatives

June 18, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

The International Private Water Association?s (IPWA) Financial Tools Taskforce will hold a meeting via conference call on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. EST. The meeting will focus on the United States Agency for International Development?s (USAID) various new and evolving initiatives within the global water sector.

American Water Announces 2012 Environmental Grant Award Recipients

June 1, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

American Water recently announced the recipients of the company’s 2012 Environmental Grant Program awards.