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EPA Administrator Congratulates 2014 U.S. Water Prize Winners

April 8th, 2014

(Washington, D.C.) “A huge piece of climate change revolves around water” explained U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy as she addressed more than 300 water leaders at the U.S. Water Prize ceremony hosted Monday night at the National Geographic Soci[...]

2014 U.S. Water Prize Winners Announced

January 23rd, 2014

(Washington, D.C.) In the midst of California’s worst drought in more than a century, Ben Grumbles, president of the U.S. Water Alliance, announced awardees of the 2014 U.S. Water Prize while speaking to the California Irrigation Institute conference[...]

“One Water” Success to be Shared at Summit Sept. 23-26 in Los Angeles

August 5th, 2013

(Washington, D.C.)  The U.S. Water Alliance will convene the 4th annual One Water Leadership Summit (formerly called the Urban Water Sustainability Leadership Conference), in Los Angeles, on September 23-26, 2013.  The Leadership Summit is focused on[...]

Water Quality Trading Roundtable

June 28th, 2013

(Washington, D.C.) The National Roundtable on Water Quality Trading, will be convened on July 17-18, in Cincinnati, Ohio, by the U.S. Water Alliance and a collaboration including the Electric Power Research Institute, The Freshwater Trust, Willamette[...]

Momentum Builds for One Water Management

June 27th, 2013

(Washington, D.C.) More than 60 leaders representing a broad spectrum of water stakeholder interests met in Washington D.C. last week to discuss and advance a more integrated and holistic approach to water resources:  One Water Management (OWM), also[...]

Earth Day Celebrates U.S. Water Prize Winners

April 23rd, 2013

(Washington, D.C.) In an Earth Day ceremony at National Geographic Headquarters, in Washington D.C., the U.S. Water Alliance presented its U.S. Water Prize to three winners: MillerCoors, The Freshwater Trust, and Onondaga County (NY). The Honorable W[...]

Alliance Convenes Ag and Water Sector Leaders in Minneapolis to Discuss Nutrients in Mississippi Watersheds

April 1st, 2013

(Minneapolis, Minn.) The U.S. Water Alliance convened a meeting of agriculture, water, and environmental sector leaders at The McKnight Foundation headquarters in Minneapolis on Thursday March 28, 2013 to increase collaboration to reduce excess nutri[...]

U.S. Water Alliance Testifies for Water Infrastructure Investment and Innovation

March 13th, 2013

(Washington D.C.) U.S. Water Alliance President Ben Grumbles testified today at an oversight hearing convened by the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment & Related Agencies. The committee is looking at infrastructure funding[...]

WWEMA, U.S. Water Alliance Bring Together Water Leaders for Roundtable Discussion on Innovation

March 4th, 2013

(Washington, D.C.) The Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA) and the U.S. Water Alliance (USWA) co-hosted a roundtable discussion on “Innovating for Water’s Future,” March 4 in Washington, D.C. The roundtable brought tog[...]

2013 U.S. Water Prize Winners Announced

February 26th, 2013

(Washington, D.C.) February 26, Along the Reflecting Pool between the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial, the U.S. Water Alliance announced the 2013 winners of the coveted U.S. Water Prize: Onondaga County, NY, for its program to “Save the [...]

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