July 7, 2015

The Best Little Parade in Texas!

The Wimberley, Texas Independence Day parade was held on July 3 this year, and members of the Acer Water Tank crew – along with family members – were on hand […]
July 6, 2015

Will Underground Aquifer Storage Protect Texans from Drought?

In Texas, the Edwards Aquifer provides Bexar County and Central Texas with much of its drinking water. Since 2004 has used a system called Aquifer Storage and Recovery to hold […]
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 […]
June 29, 2015

Arizona Worries: Is California After Our Water?

Arizona officials are concerned that their California neighbors may use federal action to grab some of Arizona’s water supply from the Colorado River. A big concern is a California drought […]
June 22, 2015

Opinion: California Could Solve its 4-Year Drought Problem

The National Weather Service reports that the average annual rainfall in Los Angeles for the past 100 years has been about 14 inches, more than enough to serve the needs […]
June 18, 2015

Water Agencies Accuse California Farmers of Water Theft

A coalition of California public water agencies has asked the state to order farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to stop irrigating their fields amid the relentless drought. The […]
June 17, 2015

Rain Barrel Rules Frustrate Colorado Residents

Thanks to complicated system of water rights regulations, rainwater collection barrels remain illegal in most of Colorado, despite water shortages for state residents. Read more.
June 12, 2015

Creative Californians Turn to Gray Water for Landscapes

Gray water is the gently-used runoff from bathroom sinks, showers, bathtubs and washing machines, and California’s building codes allow owners of existing homes to create the simplest systems for the […]
June 11, 2015

Acer Water Tanks Joins Wimberley Valley Chamber of Commerce

Acer Water Tanks celebrated with a ribbon cutting after joining the Wimberley Valley Chamber of Commerce. Acer employees Ashlea Keith, Felicia Lopez and Richard Dunfield joined John Palumbo and two […]
June 9, 2015

California Water Losses Huge, Panel Says

Water experts outlined severe water challenges for California residents and businesses at the recent meeting of the Los Angeles Times book club. They said groundwater reserves underneath the Central Valley […]
June 3, 2015

Californians are Working To Meet Water Mandates

Californians are working toward state-ordered mandates that they use one-fourth less water as the state moves into its fourth year of heavy drought. According to officials, citizens managed to get […]
June 2, 2015

California Water Use Rules Now in Effect

Mandatory water restrictions are officially in place in California, which means businesses and citizens could be penalized and fined for using too much of the liquid gold. In the San […]