August 16, 2017
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Renewable Bottled Water, Sky Springs Rainwater Changes Everything

February 13, 2017
LUE Living Unit Equivalent Water Usage Requirements

Living Unit Equivalent LUE Calculator

Get started on your public water system or other water storage needs with the exerts at Acer Water Tanks. A living unit equivalent (LUE) is defined as the typical flow […]
May 18, 2016

Some Texas State Living Centers Have Flint-Level Lead in Water

Water tests at State Supported Living Centers in several Texas cities has revealed toxic lead rivaling the amount found in the water system in Flint, Michigan. Read more.
March 28, 2016

Water Quality Suffers Due to Aging Infrastructure

According to the Houston Chronicle, the EPA now estimates that the U.S. faces a $384 billion backlog of needed repairs to the country’s drinking water infrastructure. In Houston, an estimated […]
February 23, 2016

City Officials Arrested in Town Where Sludge Comes from the Faucet

Smelly black water has been coming from the faucets of Crystal City, Texas, residents. The town of 7,500, located near San Antonio, currently faces bankruptcy and all but one top […]
November 30, 2015

Texas Drought Worries Remain, Despite Flood Threats

Texas lakes are rising and El Niño may bring a wet winter, but people in the know remain concerned about drought in Central Texas. Extreme rain events in 2015 drove […]
October 20, 2015

Austin, Texas Texts Smart Water Meters

About 100 Austin, Texas, water customers are participating in a smart water meter project that allows them to monitor their water use by way of an app on their phones, […]
September 22, 2015

North Texans Ponder Rising Water Bills

Many North Texas residents are complaining to city administrators that their water bills skyrocketed last month, and they are asking that their meters be re-checked for accuracy. Plano completed more […]
September 18, 2015

Can Rain be Harnessed? Texas is Trying

Much of Texas flooded in the spring and now drought-like conditions have returned. Farmer Ben Sholls said, “We had too much rain in the spring months and it affected our […]
September 14, 2015

Install a Rain Harvesting Tank Before You Need One

Despite heavy spring rains in Texas, the state is again suffering from cracked, dry ground. According to a new article in the Ranch and Rural Living magazine, the best time […]
September 10, 2015

Water Demand in Texas to Increase by 22%

The demand for water in Texas will increase by 22 percent by 2060, so protecting all water resources and practicing conservation is essential to sustaining the state’s water supply. The […]
July 2, 2015

Texas Holds Back on Water Release to Farmers

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality will keep Lower Colorado River water from being released downstream to Texas farmers until Oct. 15. Despite heavy rainfall during the spring, Central Texans […]