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Geothermal grants on the way, says Ontario energy minister

With an estimated 30,000 Ontario homes and businesses already on geothermal, Ontario's energy minister says the province is "rapidly" getting a new grant program ready for rollout. CBC News reports.

B.C.'s Port Mann water supply tunnel now in service

After almost six years of construction, Metro Vancouver's $240-million Port Mann Water Supply Tunnel is now delivering clean, safe drinking water to residents south of the Fraser River.

Water treatment plants are failing on reserves across Canada: Globe report

For every drinking water system on a Canadian reserve the government fixes, plenty remain in a shambolic state, according to a report by the Globe and Mail.

BCGWA to update ground water regulation handbook

This year, the British Columbia Ground Water Association, in partnership with GeoExchange BC, is endeavouring to update the BC Ground Water Protection Regulation Handbook to reflect the changes to the Groundwater Protection Regulation.

U.S. water well projects help 2 rural families

Non-profit organization The Water Well Trust has completed water well projects for two families in Maryland and Pennsylvania in memory of the late vice-president of Aquaflow, Henry E. King III.

Drain box designed to improve safety

The Universal Hydrant Drain Box drains water from the bottom of the pump assembly to save installers the risk of going into the hole to drain the pump manually. » Read more

Water well rehab covered in new NGWA book

A new book published by the National Ground Water Association details how to understand various factors and how they impact well operation and maintenance. » Read more

Well Constructed

February 27 - March 10, 2017
Location: Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario
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BCGWA conference and trade show

February 28 - March 2, 2017
Location: Kamloops, British Columbia
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