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23 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Private firm hired amid bankruptcy talks to evaluate Detroit water department

An international private water operator that has shown an interest in managing Detroit's water department has been hired to evaluate the department's operations, water director Sue McCormick announced to her staff this week.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Veolia Environnement

Yesterday |

Insider Selling: Walter Lynch Sells 5,414 Shares of American Water Works Company Stock

American Water Works Company Insider Walter Lynch sold 5,414 shares of American Water Works Company stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th.


Related Topix: American Water Works Company

Thu Aug 21, 2014


American Water shares reach 52-week high with strategic acquisitions

American Water Works Company, Inc. touched a 52-week high of $50.32. The shares finally closed at $49.86, up 0.3% from the previous day's closing.


Related Topix: American Water Works Company, Millersburg, KY

Laurel seeks to hold water utility accountable for May flood

Laurel officials want residents to contact Prince George's County officials and their representatives in the U.S. Congress to ask for more accountability from the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission's in response to a flood that led to evacuations and damaged property in low-lying areas of the city on May 1. “I think there need to be ... (more)


Related Topix: Laurel, MD, Natural Disasters, Flood, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Energy

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The York Water Company Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.14

The York Water Company announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 20th, Analyst Ratings News reports.


Related Topix: York Water Company The, Energy

American Water Works Company Insider Sells $271,241 in Stock

American Water Works Company Insider Walter Lynch unloaded 5,414 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th.


Related Topix: American Water Works Company

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: Skilled Healthcare, Healthcare Industry, Insurance, First American, Energy, SJW Corp, August, CA, Retail, PETsMART, Pets

Hispanic Business

Connecticut Water Service Inc / CT Files (8-K) Disclosing Other...

Appointment of New Transfer Agent; Plan Agent On . Broadridge was also appointed as of that date to serve as the new agent for the Company's Amended and Restated Dividend Reinvestment and Common Stock Purchase Plan .


Related Topix: Connecticut Water Service, Energy

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Water rates are scheduled to rise soon for all Salinas-area customers of California Water Service.

Salinas water rates to jump 11.5 percent Increase to offset costs of a new well, storage tanks and water treatment facilities Check out this story on Salinas water customers face a rate hike in a little over a week to offset the costs of new wells, new storage tanks and new water treatment facilities.


Related Topix: Salinas, CA, Energy, California Water Services Group

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

California utility to pay $12M over massive 2011 blackout; settlement is 2nd in power loss

The customer-owned electric utility serving Southern California's Imperial Valley will pay a $12 million civil penalty in a vast power outage three years ago.


Related Topix: California, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Energy, Imperial Irrigation District

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Laurel considers suing WSSC over spring flood damage

The city of Laurel is considering a lawsuit against the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission after flooding this spring, brought on by a WSSC decision to relieve pressure on one of its dams during a storm, caused property damage and prompted late-night evacuations, city officials said Thursday.


Related Topix: Laurel, MD, Natural Disasters, Flood, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Energy, Weather

WJLA-TV Arlington

Water main break floods homes in Capitol Heights, MD

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. Several homes in Capitol Heights, Maryland are experiencing flooding early Friday due to a water main break.


Related Topix: Capitol Heights, MD, Energy, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

$2M water main project planned in Oxford

Aquarion Water Co. plans to replace Main Street water mains that were found in 2007 to be "hydraulically deficient, as well as deficient due to break history and age," the company announced Thursday.


Related Topix: Energy, Aquarion, Oxford, MA

Connecticut Water Service Rating Increased to Outperform at Zacks

The firm currently has a $38.50 price objective on the stock. Zacks 's target price points to a potential upside of 19.05% from the stock's previous close.


Related Topix: Connecticut Water Service, Energy

Water Online

Water Main Breaks Increasing In Omaha

"Hot temperatures and peak water consumption have created the spike [in water main breaks] and made repairs the priority for Metropolitan Utilities District crews," KETV reported .


Related Topix: Energy, Metropolitan Utilities District, Kids, Family

The Washington Post

Boil-water advisory remains in effect for part of Pr. George's after pipe break

People in part of southern Prince George's County should continue to boil their tap water until at least Friday, when test results are expected to determine if the water is safe to drink, utility officials said Thursday.


Related Topix: Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, Energy, Accokeek, MD, Fort Washington, MD, Charles County, MD

Hispanic Business

American Water Reports Strong Second Quarter 2014 Results

"Our mission is to provide clean, safe, affordable and reliable water and water services to our customers.


Related Topix: American Water Works Company

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Arizona Republic

California utility pays $12 million for role in 2011 blackout

A small California utility has agreed to pay $12 million in penalties for its role in a September 2011 blackout that left much of Yuma, Southern California and northern Mexico in the dark for hours.


Related Topix: Energy, Imperial Irrigation District

Sys-Con Media

Cal Water Launches College Scholarship Program

Cal Water, the largest subsidiary of California Water Service Group , is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year.


Related Topix: Energy, California Water Services Group, Non-Profit

The Indianapolis Star

Retro Indy: Christ Church CathedralRetro Indy: Christ Church...

Retro Indy: Christ Church Cathedral Christ Church Cathedral is dwarfed by surrounding buildings.


Related Topix: Religion, Episcopal Church, Life, Food, Food Festival, Indianapolis Water, Energy


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