Water Issues

SEC, SASB, GRI, IIRC, FSB-TCFD

Circuit judge temporarily blocks sale of troubled Perla water system following ratepayer lawsuit   
December 08, 2021
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - A circuit court judge has temporarily blocked the sale of the massively indebted Perla water and wastewater system to another water utility based out of Benton after a lawsuit filed on behalf of a Perla ratepayer.
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Billions in tree funds could help cities prep for climate change   
December 08, 2021
Source: Tucson Sentinel - The Build Back Better plan being debated in Congress would provide $2.5 billion to improve and maintain urban tree canopy - unshaded areas suffer from a heat island effect and trees help filter air pollution and absorb stormwater...
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Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield: CARBON DISCLOSURE PROJECT (CDP) AWARDS HIGHTEST GRADE TO UNIBAIL-RODAMCO-WESTFIELD   
December 08, 2021
Source: YAHOO!Finance - AWARDS HIGHTEST GRADE TO UNIBAIL-RODAMCO-WESTFIELD FOR THE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR. Selected out of approximately 12,000 institutions, URW is included in the CDP’s "A list" of organizations committed to tackling climate...
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Mercialys Maintains Its CDP Climate “A List” Ranking for the Fourth Consecutive Year   
December 08, 2021
Source: ???? - The 2021 Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)* once again included Mercialys in its Climate “A List”. The CDP recognizes the world’s 200 most active companies in terms of actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions,
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Only two shipping groups get top rating for carbon disclosure   
December 08, 2021
Source: TradeWinds - Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for 2021 grades 200 companies worldwide as A for climate action but only two shipping companies make it onto the list
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EPA Invites Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to Apply for Water Infrastructure Loan   
December 08, 2021
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) is being invited to apply for a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan.
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City of Westminster and Project 7 Water Authority (Ridgway) among 39 EPA invites to apply for water infrastructure loans   
December 08, 2021
Source: Informed Infrastructure - Projects will help modernize water infrastructure for 25 million Americans while creating up to 49,000 jobs DENVER — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 39 new projects are being invited to...
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Navy ordered to take further action on water contamination in Hawaii   
December 08, 2021
Source: CBS News on MSN.com - Residents say the water has contributed to an array of health problems like vomiting, diarrhea and skin irritation.
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Water woes wash over the Ocean State   
December 08, 2021
Source: The Boston Globe on MSN.com - Officials with the Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council, an independent state agency whose job is to help make that a reality, recently took the Globe on a tour of the coastline they are responsible for regulating.
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Diesel Genset Market of India to Surpass $1,831.2 Million Revenue by 2030, Says P&S Intelligence   
December 08, 2021
Source: Le Lézard - From an estimated $816.0 million in 2021, the Indian diesel genset market value is set to grow to $1,831.2 million by 2030, at a 9.4% CAGR between 2021 and 2030. The biggest reason for the rising demand for these electricity...
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