Duke Energy Completes Cleanup Work Along the Dan River

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Duke Energy
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Approximately 2,500 tons of coal ash and river sediment have been removed from the location

Duke Energy has completed cleanup work along the Dan River just upstream of the Schoolfield Dam in Danville, Va. Completion of the work was reviewed and approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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July 18, 2014

NanoH2O Founder, CEO Joins NeoTech Aqua Solutions Board of Directors

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NeoTech Aqua Solutions Inc.
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Validated disruptive UV technology positions company for rapid growth

NeoTech Aqua Solutions Inc. added Jeff Green, founder and CEO of NeoTech, to its board of directors.

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July 18, 2014

Augustin Plains Ranch Files Application for New Mexico Water Permit

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Augustin Plains Ranch LLC
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Water reclamation, transport project would provide large, sustainable source of water

The Augustin Plains Ranch LLC (APR) has submitted its application for a permit to pump, reclaim and then transport 54,000 acre-ft of water per year (AFY) from its location near Datil, N.M., to those Rio Grande River communities that are most in need.

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July 17, 2014

Water Filtration Technology Wins 2014 R&D 100 Award

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Dow Water & Process Solutions
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R&D Magazine names Tequatic Plus filter one of the 100 most influential innovations in 2013

Less than a year after its global launch, R&D Magazine the Tequatic Plus fine particle filter as a groundbreaking solution for treating difficult, high-solids water.

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July 16, 2014

Competition Rewards Technological Breakthroughs in Safe Water

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Water Quality Assn.
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First place winner of the FTW competition will be awarded a $15,000 prize

Entries are currently being accepted in the Future Technologies for Water (FTW) Competition.

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July 15, 2014

Water Reuse Conference Abstract Deadline Announced

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The Water Reuse Assn.
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The abstract submission deadline is Friday, July 18, 2014

The WateReuse Assn. will host the 2015 Industrial and Commercial Water Reuse Conference in Austin, Texas on Feb. 2 to 3, 2015 — and there is still time to submit an abstract to be considered for a place on the podium. The abstract submission deadline is Friday, July 18, 2014.

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July 14, 2014

The Water Tank Project Transforms New York City Skyline

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The Water Tank Project
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Artists wrap New York's iconic water tanks in art, drawing attention to the global water crisis

Beginning July 2014, The Water Tank Project is encouraging New Yorkers to look up and be inspired by New York City's iconic water tanks wrapped in artwork by some of the world's best-known artists and influencers, to draw attention to the global water crisis.

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July 11, 2014

EPA Funds to Reduce Water Pollution in New Mexico

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EPA
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EPA awards more than $144,000 to protect underground sources of drinking water from contamination

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded $144,554 to the New Mexico Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Department to operate and implement its Underground Injection Control (UIC) program. The UIC program helps protect underground sources of drinking water from contamination by regulating the construction and operation of injection wells.

Publication Date: 
July 11, 2014

Water Filters Distributed in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

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PT. Rimba Raya Conservation
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Water filter distribution aims to improve the life quality of the people living in villages

In May and June 2014, PT. Rimba Raya Conservation (PT. RRC) distributed 750 units of water purification systems to six out of nine partner villages in the Seruyan Hilir and Danau Sembuluh sub-districts, Seruyan regency, Central Kalimantan province.

Via a press release, Vice President of Public & Government Relations for  PT. Rimba Raya Conservation Nisa Jalil stated that six villages — Ulak Batu, Palingkau, Telaga Pulang, Jahitan, Muara Dua and dan Tajung Rengas — received the water filters.

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July 8, 2014

The Water Council Launches Collaborative Innovation Platform

Source: 
The Water Council
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New platform presents innovative, practical solutions to the water challenges

The Water Council, the School of Freshwater Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the innovationExchange and inno360 have formed a partnership to rapidly expand Milwaukee’s global presence in water innovation and leadership. By harnessing the power of today’s most advanced collaborative innovation technologies, together they will dramatically increase and improve public-private sector water-related collaborative research. This system links the knowledge economy with the innovation economy by providing an interface for academics, industry, investors and manufacturers.

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July 7, 2014