- Orland Sand and Gravel Corporation to Pay $675,000 Penalty for Water Quality Violations
- Cease and Desist Order Served on Kern County Oil Field Wastewater Disposal Center Company
- Both DWR and California State Water Board Issue Annual Warnings Regarding Waterborne Illnesses
- Reclamation Announces Updates for Central Valley Project South-of-Delta Allocations
- President Trump Approves California Disaster Declaration for 17 Northern California Counties
All posts tagged "conservation"
Bella Vista Water District’s 693-Kilowatt Solar Project to Provide Clean Energy for Water Pumping
Bella Vista Water District (BVWD) in Redding has announced the completion of a 693-kilowatt solar project to provide clean energy for the utility’s use in conjunction with CalCom Energy. BVWD serves approximately 20,000 customers in a service...
- Posted March 22, 2019
March 18 through 24 is the Environmental Protection Agency’s “Fix a Leak Week”
The Environmental Protection Agency has declared March 18 through 24 its annual Fix A Leak Week. If that sounds “gimmicky” or just an educational curriculum for school kids you’re mistaken. The reality is that household leaks can...
- Posted March 20, 2019
Olivenhain Municipal Water District Begins Serving Recycled Water to Local Homeowners Association
Southern California’s Olivenhain Municipal Water District (OMWD) is now providing recycled water to the Del Rayo Downs Homeowner Association (HOA) in Rancho Santa Fe. OMWD is working with large irrigators on the benefits of retrofitting their irrigation...
- Posted March 11, 2019
Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s “Water is Life” Poster Contest Deadline is March 14
Although the deadline for Inland Empire Utilities Agency’s (IEUA) “Water is Life” poster contest is less than a week away there’s still time for kindergarten through grade 12 students in the agency’s service area to develop and...
- Posted March 8, 2019
Reclamation Launches Prize Competition to Keep Fish Safe from Water Diversions and Intakes
A theoretical challenge was issued by the Bureau of Reclamation earlier this week to help protect fish from water diversions and intakes. Reclamation is seeking ideas to help keep fish away from these hazards now through May...
- Posted March 7, 2019
Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti Announces Goal to Recycle 100 Percent of City’s Wastewater by 2035
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a major step to expand water recycling and reduce reliance on imported water on Thursday. Improvements to the city’s Hyperion Treatment Plant will allow Los Angeles to reach peak recycling capacity...
- Posted February 25, 2019
$35.3 Million Awarded to Six California Water Reclamation and Reuse Projects by Reclamation
Six authorized Title XVI water reclamation and reuse projects in California have been awarded a total of $35.3 Million by the Bureau of Reclamation. Reclamation’s Commissioner Brenda Burman announced the awards and said they will be used...
- Posted February 10, 2019
West Basin Municipal Water District Presents Free Lunch & Learn Classes
Customers living within the footprint of the West Basin Municipal Water District (WBMWD) have a unique opportunity from February through September to participate in the district’s free Lunch & Learn classes. Classes will be held the second...
- Posted February 9, 2019
California’s Wineries and Breweries Look to Save Water by Reusing “Process Water” Onsite
California Senator Scott Wiener (D-District 11-San Francisco) has announced new legislation requiring the creation of clear guidelines for wineries and breweries on reusing “process water” onsite for procedures such as rinsing equipment and tanks in order to...
- Posted January 30, 2019
Central Basin Municipal Water District Customers Receive Over 92 Million in Conservation Rebates
More than $9.2 million in conservation rebates have been received by the residential and business customers of the Central Basin Municipal Water District (CBMWD) in the past five years through the district’s participation in the Metropolitan Water...
- Posted December 17, 2018