The Power of Union-Led Training

There is no denying the power of union-led training. P4A’s success, as measured by the number of members trained as of September 30 this year: P4A has trained 3,484 UWUA members at six P4A employers By the end of the year that number is expected to hit 5,000, roughly 10% of the UWUA membership, and […]

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P4A Welcomes the California Water Utility Council and California Water Services Group as Newest Members

Seeing the value of union led training, the California Water Utility Council (CWUC) and the California Water Services Group have signed an agreement to partner with the UWUA’s Power 4 America Training Trust (P4A) for the next two years. They join P4A’s growing number of UWUA members and employers who understand the value of union […]

Water NEWS|02.08.19
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You Can Buy a Buoy to Enjoy Water

This $800 device uses machine learning to help you avoid a catastrophic flood.   A mission of Buoy, one of the latest startups to attack the smart home, is “to enjoy water without worry.” For the vast majority of Americans, that seems like a solution in search of a problem. Water usage may be the […]

Water NEWS|11.30.17
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Pouring Money Down the Drain

Miscellaneous drips and leaks could amount to about 12% of your monthly water bill, American Water Works Association CEO David LaFrance said. A good way to look at how much water you’re using and how to save is to think of each room in your house and see how you use water, says Courtney Jespersen, […]

Water NEWS|11.24.17
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California American Water Teams up with California State Assembly Member Kevin McCarty for “Operation Gobble”

“I’m looking forward to help making Thanksgiving a time of celebration for the working families in my district,” said Assemblyman McCarty. “Everyone deserves to celebrate this time of year.” Read More: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171121005744/en/California-American-Water-Teams-California-State-Assembly

Water NEWS|11.22.17
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WaterStart Accepting Grant Proposals from Water Tech Companies Around the World

Nevada-based incubator WaterStart is accepting proposals from companies around the world with timely, collaborative and unique applications on how their technologies can help its members advance development and management in various areas related to water. Since 2015, WaterStart has evaluated 180 proposals and implemented 16 pilot projects, with funding of over $1.2 million dollars shared […]

Water NEWS|10.18.17
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New York American Water Investing $825,000 in East Rockaway

The work will replace about 3,400 feet of 8-inch ductile iron water mains, five fire hydrants and 70 service lines. The project was scheduled to begin on Oct. 6 and work will be done to replace pipes on Baisley Avenue from Main Street to Franklin Street, on Adams Street from Baisley Avenue to First Street […]

Water NEWS|10.09.17
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