Category Archives: Pennsylvania American Water

Pennsylvania American Water Awards Grants to Celebrate Earth Day

Pennsylvania American Water, based in Hershey, PA, announced yesterday that it would award funds to seven watershed initiatives across the state through the company’s 2015 Environmental Grant Program. The recipients will receive a share of grant funds that total nearly … Continue reading

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2015 Pennsylvania American Water Environmental Grants

The Pennsylvania American Water Environmental Grant Program is Open!  Proposals are due March 13, 2015. For information, visit:  http://www.amwater.com/paaw/water-quality-and-stewardship/environmental-grants-program.html Project activities and outcomes should address a watershed or source water protection need in the local community within American Water service … Continue reading

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September 2014 Issue of Water Policy News now available

Read the September Issue of Water Policy News   Topics Include September Feature: Vanport Township, Beaver County: A Small System with a Tall Order to Preserve Clean Water by Lynda Ginsparg 2014 WREN Annual Grantee Meeting Recap Keep in Touch … Continue reading

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PennVEST Invests $81.5 Million In Water Infrastructure Projects In 11 Counties

Harrisburg 7/22/14– Governor Tom Corbett  announced the investment of $81.5 million in 14 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 11 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). Of the $81.5 million, $66.5 million is for low-interest loans … Continue reading

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Can Source Water Protection Help with a Pipeline Leak?

Source Water Protection Model developed under PA DEP’s SWPTAP Program was helpful to evaluate petroleum pipeline leak. By Al Guiseppe, P.G., Senior Geologist | SSM Group, Inc., Reading, PA. In January 2013, Pennsylvania American Water Company (PAWC) received an Underground … Continue reading

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