Liquid Assets: Tapping the Region's Water Cash Flow http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati to help lead national water discussion http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-help-lead-national-water-discussion <p>The Executive Director of Greater Cincinnati Water Works and the Metropolitan Sewer District, Tony Parrot, will participate in a national discussion on U.S. water infrastructure Wednesday in Washington D.C.</p><p>Parrot joins the U.S. EPA's Nancy Stoner, Veolia Water North America and Mark Strauss with American Waterin the <a href="http://thevalueofwater.org/" target="_blank">Value of Water Coalition's </a>national panel discussion to help other communities deal with crumbling water and wastewater infrastructure.</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 26666 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati to help lead national water discussion Cincinnati making splash on national water scene http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-making-splash-national-water-scene <p>Think of it as a big laboratory where new water technology is tested. The <a href="http://www.epa.gov/oaintrnt/facilities/cinci_testeval.htm">EPA's Testing and Evaluation Center</a>, right next to the Metropolitan Sewer District, played host to a group of people who wanted to figure out better ways to solve their water problems.</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:13:38 +0000 Ann Thompson 24732 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati making splash on national water scene WV chemical spill not affecting local water supply http://wvxu.org/post/wv-chemical-spill-not-affecting-local-water-supply <p>The chemical spill affecting water supplies in a large portion of West Virginia has the <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/water/about-greater-cincinnati-water-works/water-sources-resource-protection/" target="_blank">Greater Cincinnati Water Works</a> keeping a close eye on local water quality.</p><p>"Currently the spill has not reached the Cincinnati area," says Communications Officer Michele Ralston.</p><p>The spill occurred in the Elk River which is a tributary of the Kanawha River. The Kanawha flows into the Ohio River at Point Pleasant, West Virginia.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 20:43:49 +0000 Tana Weingartner 21698 at http://wvxu.org WV chemical spill not affecting local water supply Good Morning, TriState http://wvxu.org/post/good-morning-tristate <p>As part of our Liquid Assets partnership with WCPO, WVXU&rsquo;s Ann Thompson and Tana Weingartner joined Brian Yocono for <em><strong>Good Morning, TriState</strong></em>. If you missed the initial segments, check them out now.</p><p>WCPO&nbsp;and&nbsp;WVXU&nbsp;explore Cincinnati&#39;s biggest untapped resource - water:<br />http://youtu.be/SwYBZcPNvGU</p><p>Liquid Assets explores Cincinnati&#39;s capability to be the Silicon Valley of water:<br />http://youtu.be/vcRjcvuttp4</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:44:51 +0000 91.7 WVXU 18136 at http://wvxu.org Liquid Assets: Local water technologies have global impact http://wvxu.org/post/liquid-assets-local-water-technologies-have-global-impact <p></p><p>More than 780 million people worldwide lack access to clean drinking water and 2.6 billion don't have access to proper sanitation. For local water technology companies those numbers are a call to action and a major business opportunity.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 17529 at http://wvxu.org Liquid Assets: Local water technologies have global impact