LONDON, Dec 1- Britain's top equity index fell on Thursday as water utility Severn Trent slipped after its shares traded without rights to their latest dividend payouts, while precious metals miners tracked gold prices lower. The precious metal has been under pressure from a strong U.S. dollar and rising Treasury yields since President-elect Donald Trump...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Sept 26- Atlantic City, New Jersey's fiscally distressed gambling hub, stands to gain $100 million by selling a defunct municipal airstrip to the city's quasi-independent public water utility, Mayor Don Guardian and other officials said on Monday. The land deal is part of a fiscal recovery plan that the city must present to New Jersey soon or...
Xylem said on Monday it would buy Sensus USA, a provider of advanced metering technologies to utilities, for around $1.7 billion in cash.
Black & Veatch's Cindy Wallis-Lage shares that alternative water supply solutions include improved desalination and water reuse technologies.
Aecom's Sean Chiao explains why water infrastructure development is a key part of a country's urbanization strategy.
Xylem CEO Patrick Decker identifies the water-related challenges that countries face and explains how his firm provides solutions.
CNBC's Uptin Saiidi reports on the NUSwan, a robotic bird that monitors water quality in areas that might be harder to access.
Patrick Decker, Xylem President & CEO, discusses Xylem's place in the water infrastructure business and how a potential Brexit would impact the company.
Wateroam CEO David Pong shares how the start-up wants to simplify water filtration systems and bring them into rural areas.
Lake Mead, the largest U.S. reservoir, has declined to its lowest level since it was first filled during the 1930s, according to The Desert Sun.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology say 1 billion people in Asia could be without water by 2050.
MoneyMorning.com's Keith Fitz-Gerald says water treatment investments could bring quick returns if the investors' perception of water needs changes.
Dairy farmers in Texas and New Mexico say consumers can expect a milk shortage.
The rise of Asia's growing middle class could give South Korea's skiing industry a fillip, says Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management.
The LA Metropolitan Water District is moving toward a program that could eventually result in human waste water being turned into drinking water.
Deane Dray, RBC Capital Markets, discusses the interest of investing in water companies, as the world faces the growing threat of water scarcity.
The Government Accounting Office believes 40 of the 50 states will be dealing with water scarcity by the year 2025. Seth Siegel, author of "Let There Be Water," discusses the expense to fixing water systems.
With California mired in drought, it might seem odd there's a dam demolition underway.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the aging underground water pipe infrastructure in America. According to the American Water Works Association, there are nearly a quarter million water main breaks per year.
Puerto Rico, already hobbled by debt, is weighed down by outdated infrastructure that has increased the cost of doing business on the island.