Thu., October 11, 2012 10:00am
A conservation group says metro Atlanta has made incremental progress in reducing water use since 2011, but could do more. Atlanta-based Chattahoochee Riverkeeper released the findings as part of a 40-page update to its 2011 report, "Filling the Water Gap: Conservation Successes and Missed Opportunities in Metro Atlanta."
Wed., July 18, 2012 4:05pm
Millions of dollars are vanishing through Georgia's aging and poorly-maintained water infrastructure. Preliminary data from water audits of the state's largest water utilities show, the average utility is losing about $17 million a year because pipes are leaking water and meters aren't counting gallons correctly.
Wed., February 22, 2012 6:20pm
State senators are considering a bill aimed at capturing water in Georgia before it reaches Tennessee. Chickamauga Republican Jeff Mullis says his bill would clarify the legality of proposed new reservoirs on north Georgia creeks and rivers.
Mon., June 20, 2011 3:23pm
One of Georgia Power's electrical plants has won an environmental award.
Thu., April 21, 2011 1:18pm
One of the biggest water users in the state, Georgia Power, will open a research center to develop and test conservation technologies. The Water Research Center will be based at Plant Bowen near Cartersville.
Thu., September 23, 2010 3:56pm
A constitutional amendment to help the state save in utility costs will be on the November ballot.
Tue., June 1, 2010 2:14pm
Governor Sonny Perdue signed legislation Tuesday meant to conserve water an
Fri., April 30, 2010 9:07am
The gavel came down on the 2010 General Assembly last night to close the lo
Thu., August 27, 2009 7:22pm
Water issues are dominating the three-day meeting of business, non-profit a
Fri., July 24, 2009 12:10pm
Environmentalists criticize Governor Sonny Perdue’s strategy in the tri-sta