Date: May 06, 2021
By Jon Freedman The World Economic Forum recently released its Global Risks Report for 2021, and climate-related matters ranked high...
Date: February 18, 2016
Due to high demand, the California State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) expanded its 1 percent financing availability for recycled water projects on February 16 to approximately $960 million as California continues to shore up its water supplies in the face of record-breaking drought.
Under the resolution, the State Water Board upped the amount of money available from $800 million to approximately $960 million in 1 percent financing for near-term recycled water projects funded through the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF), as set under Resolution No. 2014-0015. The new resolution allows the Division of Financial Assistance to approve 1 percent financing for all eligible recycling projects that have filed a complete application by the Dec. 2, 2015, deadline.
There are 36 projects eligible for the 1 percent financing that could potentially produce an additional 150,000-acre feet of recycled water annually. The 1 percent loans – approximately half the current interest rate – are for water recycling projects that can be completed within three years of the Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.’s State of Emergency proclamation issued on Jan. 17, 2014.
Among the projects that will be eligible for funding are recycled water treatment, distribution and storage facilities.
Date: April 29, 2021
Today, the United States Senate voted to adopt S. 914, the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021, which...
Date: April 28, 2021
On Thursday, April 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and WateReuse Association will host a free webinar to celebrate...
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