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Water IOUs Support New Emergency Conservation Regulations

Mar 31, 2015

Noting that its member investor-owned utilities (IOUs) have favorably responded to Governor Jerry Brown’s call for reduced water use by its customers, the California Water Association expressed strong […]

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Investor-Owned Water Utilities Invest Millions In 2014 On Infrastructure To Ensure Safe Water

Mar 31, 2015

The primary goal of California’s investor-owned water utilities (IOUs) is to provide customers with safe, high-quality and reliable water service. To accomplish this, IOUs spend millions of dollars an […]

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California American Water’s Pilot Program Provides Customers with Opportunities for Water Savings

Mar 31, 2015

In February, California American Water (CAW) launched a web-based pilot program aimed at conserving water and energy while helping customers avoid unnecessarily high water bills. The online applicatio […]

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Cal Water Secures Grants to Offset Compliance and Improvement Costs – A Win-Win for Customers

Mar 31, 2015

California Water Service Company (Cal Water) recently secured grants to offset costs associated with regulatory compliance in Willows, California and fund an improvement project in Lucerne, California […]

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Drought Stories in the Media

Mar 31, 2015

As California faces a fourth consecutive drought year – with January being the driest month on record – investor-owned water utilities continue to implement water-saving programs and encourage their c […]

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GSWC’s Denise Kruger Represents Regulated Water Companies at Capitol Weekly Conference

Mar 31, 2015

Regulated California water companies’ interests were well represented at one of the year’s first major water policy conferences in Sacramento. Golden State Water Company Senior Vice Presid […]

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Water IOUs Stake Out Position on Groundwater Management at AGWA-AGWT Annual Conference

Mar 31, 2015

Noting that the interests of investor-owned water utilities’ (IOUs) must be protected to the same degree as their public water agency counterparts, Golden State Water Company’s Chief Hydrogeologist an […]

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Hon. Marc Levine Named Opening Keynote Speaker

Mar 28, 2015

Assemblymember Marc Levine was elected in November 2012 to represent the 10th Assembly District, comprised of Marin County and Southern Sonoma County.  His priorities include funding higher education […]

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Investor-Owned Water Utilities Support State Water Board Efforts

Mar 19, 2015

With California in a severe drought, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) on March 17, 2015 approved additional emergency regulations to increase water conservation by water providers and t […]

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Joint CWA-ACWA-CMUA-AWWA Letter on the Safe Drinking Water Plan

Feb 19, 2015

In addition to its individual comment letter on the draft Safe Drinking Water Plan for California (the Plan), the California Water Association (CWA) joined with the Association of California Water Age […]

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