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Bureau of Reclamation Announces $328 Million for Water Recycling and Desalination

Last week, the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) announced $328 million in grant funding for the Title XVI Water Reuse Grants Program and the Desalination and Water Purification Grants Program. The funding comes from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021 (IIJA) as well as...

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Congress Reaches Short-term Deal to Avert Government Shut Down

Late on Saturday, September 30, President Biden signed a short-term funding extension, known as a continuing resolution (CR), to fund the Federal Government through November 17. In the end, 209 Democrats joined 126 Republicans to pass the CR in the House of Representatives, sending the...

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WateReuse Congratulates Members Receiving Feasibility Study Grants

On Wednesday, September 27, the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) announced grant awards totaling $29 million for water reuse and desalination feasibility studies and planning projects to bolster water security in California, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah. Of the 33 recipients, two thirds are...

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WateReuse Celebrates Launch of the Large-Scale Water Recycling Projects Competitive Grants Program

On Thursday, September 7, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) announced the launch of the Large-Scale Water Recycling Projects Competitive Grants Program, which Congress created in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law...

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Urgent Action Needed – Engage Your Congressional Delegation on Water Reuse – September 2023

As members of the House of Representatives and Senate return from August recess, now is the time to ask your congressional delegation to take action on key water reuse priorities. How to take action: Call the Capitol switchboard today at (202) 224-3121 to reach the...

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How Our Newest Technology Promises to Meet Our Oldest Challenge

This article is published by WateReuse Association in collaboration with National Alliance for Water Innovation (NAWI). Lauren Nicole Core is water specialist consultant with the World Bank Group and communications lead with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA; lcore@worldbank.org and lncore@lbl.gov. Artificial Intelligence (AI) grabs...

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Engage Your Congressional Delegation Over August Recess

In August, members of the House of Representatives and Senate return from Washington DC to their home states and districts. Senators will return to the Capitol on Tuesday, September 5, after Labor Day. House members will return the following Tuesday, September 12. The August recess...

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House Appropriations Bill Includes First-Time Funding for Nationwide Water Reuse Program

Late on Wednesday, the House Interior-Environment Appropriations Subcommittee released its draft spending bill for FY 2024 which includes funding for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the programs that it administers. The WateReuse Association is pleased to report that the proposed bill includes first-time...

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Call for Nominations for 2024 Industrial Water Reuse Champions Award

For Immediate ReleaseJuly 10, 2023                                                                                                                             Contacts: U.S. Chamber of CommerceChuck Chaitovitz | cchaitovitz@uschamber.com WateReuse Association:Ben Glickstein | bglickstein@watereuse.org | 978-290-3164 The Water Center at the University of Pennsylvania Brenton McCloskey | brentonm@sas.upenn.edu | 215-898-2786 Veolia Water Technologies & SolutionsKalia Farrell | kalia.farrell@veolia.com | 267-347-2340 International...

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