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Water and Energy Nexus in Disasters Webinar Series

  • 10 March 2014
  • networx

Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 1-2 PM ET

 EPA will be hosting its second of four Water and Energy Nexus in Disasters webinars on April 2, 2014. The webinar will feature two speakers from electric utilities and one speaker from a water utility who will share their experiences and recommendations for increasing coordination and communication between the two types of utilities. They will also share their lessons learned from significant storm events that impacted their utilities, including Superstorm Sandy.

Updated Design Standards for Intermediate Sized Wastewater Treatment Systems

  • 10 March 2014
  • networx

On March 5, 2014, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) released updated Design Standards for Intermediate Sized Wastewater Treatment Systems. These are available at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/95768.html. The design standards are applicable for municipal, private, commercial and institutional SPDES wastewater permits.

USGS Studies Methane Occurrence in NY Groundwater

  • 28 February 2014
  • networx

 The United States Geological Survey (USGS) recently published the findings of a survey to better understand the occurrence of methane in groundwater across south-central New York. This region is across the border from northeastern Pennsylvania where extensive shale-gas resource development has occurred. This study, which can be accessed on the web, found that methane in groundwater is common across the region.

Community Engineering Corps Website Schedule

  • 28 February 2014
  • networx

Want to learn more about Community Engineering Corps and how you can ake a difference by partnering with communities in the United States?  Join the webinar.

Introduction to the Community Engineering Corps – Webinar

Link: https://student.gototraining.com/rt/61796141453224684032

Phone Number: 215-383-1020  Access Code:  631-105-713  Audio PIN: Shown after joining training

Webcast on Implementing Green Infrastructure under Enforcement Orders on March 4

  • 27 February 2014
  • networx

On March 4, 2014 from 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST, EPA’s green infrastructure program will host a webcaston implementing green infrastructure under enforcement orders, which will highlight two communities which have successfully integrated green infrastructure into EPA enforcement agreements to meet regulatory requirements, better manage combined sewer overflows and stormwater runoff, and meet other community goals.

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