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California Water Service Partners to Provide Recycled Water to Apple 2 Cupertino Campus

May 22, 2015

In February 2015, California Water Service (Cal Water), announced its agreement to partner with the city of Sunnyvale, Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD) and Apple Inc. to provide recycled wate […]

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CPUC DIRECTS WATER UTILITIES TO IMPLEMENT EMERGENCY WATER CONSERVATION REGULATIONS

May 22, 2015

At its April 7, 2015, meeting, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) announced a proposed regulatory framework and subsequently, at its May 5, 2015, meeting, unanimously passed Resolution 20 […]

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California American Water Company’s Slant Wells Performing Better Than Expected for Desalination Project

May 22, 2015

Construction of California American Water Company’s (CAW) test slant well and monitoring wells for the Monterey Peninsula Water Supply Project was completed on March 16, 2015. Data obtained from pumpi […]

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Golden State Water Company Creates Informational Video to Help Customers in Time of Drought

May 22, 2015

With the ongoing drought and continued forecast for little to no rain, Golden State Water Company (GSWC) developed an informational video to assist customers in making more informed decisions about co […]

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IOUs Maintain Momentum in Supplier Diversity Program

May 22, 2015

2014 was a banner year for investor-owned water utilities (IOUs) filing General Order 156 (GO 156) reports. There was not only an increase in the total dollars spent with women-, minority- and disable […]

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Drought Forces California to Change Itself

May 22, 2015

An April 4, 2015, article in the New York Times titled, “California Drought Tests History of Endless Growth,” raises the question – Will California survive the drought in light of its image of  “being […]

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PPIC Launches New Water Center

May 22, 2015

On April 1, 2015, the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) announced the creation of the PPIC Water Policy Center . The primary focus of the Center will be to provide timely information and in […]

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California American Water and PPIC to Host a Water Forum in August – Save the Date!

May 22, 2015

The ongoing drought has spotlighted the challenges of managing water scarcity on the Central Coast. Join California American Water and the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) for “Meeting Wat […]

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CWA Comments on State Water Board Revised Water Conservation Regulations

Apr 27, 2015

The California Water Association submitted comments on the State Water Resources Control Board’s revised Water Conservation regulations (issued April 18, 2015). The letter highlighted CWA’ […]

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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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