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Fitch: Revenue continues to climb for U.S. water utilities

Fitch: Revenue continues to climb for U.S. water utilities

November 19, 2018 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

Growth in annual revenue accelerated for U.S. water utilities over the last year while leverage declined, according to Fitch Ratings in a new report. According to Fitch, revenue increased almost 5 percent in the current median cycle with most of the growth again coming from rate adjustments. However, revenues didRead More

Fitch: WIFIA could provide long overdue boost to water projects

Fitch: WIFIA could provide long overdue boost to water projects

May 4, 2017 at 8:45 am 0 comments

According to a new report from Fitch Ratings, water and sewer utilities throughout the country are faced with aging infrastructure and a rather large price tag to rectify it, which could pave the way for substantially more investment in the space. The California drought, the Flint, Mich., toxic water crisisRead More

Fitch Ratings: WOTUS credit neutral

Fitch Ratings: WOTUS credit neutral

March 13, 2017 at 9:30 am 0 comments

According to Fitch Ratings, the potential repeal of, or change to, the Waters of the United States rule (WOTUS) would be largely neutral for Fitch-rated public utilities in the near- to mid-term as they are already subject to water regulations outlined by the Clean Water Act (CWA) and their capitalRead More