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Water IOUs Top State Average After One Year of Mandatory Water-Use Reductions

Aug 4, 2016

June 1, 2016, marked the one-year anniversary of the urban water supplier community working with customers under the State Water Resources Control Board’s (SWRCB) drought […]

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IOUs Encourage Customers to Comply with Updated Water Conservation Emergency Regulations

Aug 4, 2016

With new drought management regulations in place effective June 1, 2016 (see article on the State Water Resources Control Board’s (SWRCB) revised emergency conservation regulation […]

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Cal Water Assists Customers During Devastating Erskine Wildfire

Aug 4, 2016

When the deadly Erskine Fire broke out on June 23 in Kern County, California Water Service (Cal Water) employees quickly responded to assist customers served […]

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CPUC Adopts Revised Drought Emergency Regulation

Aug 4, 2016

On June 23, 2016, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) adopted Resolution W-5103, ordering water utilities to comply with the revised version of the Drought […]

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CWA Comments on SWRCB’s Intended Use Plans

Aug 4, 2016

On June 16, 2016, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted two comment letters on Intended Use Plans (IUPs) to the State Water Resources Control Board […]

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CWA Weighs in on Proposed Drinking Water Fee Regulations

Aug 4, 2016

In response to the Drinking Water Fee Regulations proposed by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) on April 29, 2016, the California Water Association […]

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CPUC Approves AMI Pilot Programs for Water and Energy Utilities

Aug 4, 2016

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued a decision on June 9, 2016, approving pilot programs by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Southern California […]

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California American Water Customers Featured in “#Rethink Your Yard” Billboard Campaign

Aug 4, 2016

California American Water (CAW) nominated Sacramento customers Dorothy and Daniel Delgado to be featured in the #Rethink Your Yard billboard campaign. Sponsored by the Regional […]

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SWRCB Revises and Extends Drought Emergency Water Conservation Regulation

Jun 21, 2016

On May 18, 2016, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) adopted a revised version of the Drought Emergency Water Conservation Regulation (Regulation) and extended […]

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Cal Water Tops West Region in J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Survey

Jun 21, 2016

On May 18, 2016, J.D. Power released the results of a comprehensive, inaugural study measuring customer satisfaction of water utilities serving 400,000 or more residential […]

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