All posts tagged "water"
USDA Invests $307 Million in Water Infrastructure Improvements
For Rural Water and Wastewater Projects in 34 States and Puerto Rico
- Posted July 7, 2021
Energy issues underpin transformation
Utility Director Díaz Atienza discusses strategy
- Posted October 12, 2018
USDA helps communities restore water systems damaged by hurricane
Combined grants total $1 million for small, rural utilities
- Posted December 4, 2017
Anheuser-Busch distributes canned water to Puerto Rico towns after Hurricane María
To deliver about 4,000 boxes to communities still lacking running water
- Posted November 28, 2017
Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority seeks disaster preparedness projects
Disaster wrought by María triggers switch to prioritize resiliency in providing energy, water service
- Posted November 7, 2017
EPA Adds Dorado Site to Federal Superfund List
SAN JUAN – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency added the Dorado Groundwater Contamination Site in Dorado to its Superfund National Priorities List of the country’s most hazardous waste sites. Sampling at the site revealed chemical contamination that...
- Posted September 7, 2016
Senate to Discuss Policy Changes in Water Conservation
Bill Seeks to Bring Water Management Policy More in Tune With Europe, Latin America
- Posted March 17, 2016
Bill Prohibiting Prasa from Charging New Customers Old Debts Stuck in Legislative Limbo
SAN JUAN – New Progressive Party Rep. Luis “Tato” León requested from House Speaker Jaime Perelló and the lower chamber’s majority Saturday that a measure be passed prohibiting the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (Prasa) from requiring the payment...
- Posted February 20, 2016
Pesquera: Prasa Contractors Resort to Bankruptcy, Plant Maintenance at Risk
SAN JUAN – The fiscal crisis affecting the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) and a long history of mismanagement has driven dozens of its independent contractors, many of whom worked on infrastructure maintenance projects, to...
- Posted February 19, 2016
Water Reservoirs Reflect Decreases
SAN JUAN – Caribbean Business urges Puerto Rico Aqueduct & Sewer Authority (Prasa) customers to make wise use of water. It has been observed that the levels in the agency’s reservoirs are falling.
- Posted February 4, 2016