Water Replenishment District participates in Congressional Briefing
WASHINGTON, Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The WateReuse Association, in partnership with Representative Grace Napolitano, will host a congressional briefing titled "The Future of Alternative Energy & Water Supplies – Public, Private Partnerships" on Thursday, September 22, 2011, at 12:30 p.m. EDT in Washington, D.C.
The briefing will address the critical policy and financial issues related to alternative water supplies and will feature a series of presentations about how public and private entities can create the sustainable sources of water and energy needed to grow the economy.
Robb Whitaker, General Manager of the Water Replenishment District, is honored to join the impressive group of speakers including members of Congress; Department of Energy, White House, and Bureau of Reclamation officials; representatives from large companies including GE, ITT and Coca-Cola; and members of the WateReuse Association.
The briefing will be available online via live stream at: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/repgracenapolitano
The Water Replenishment District of Southern California is the regional groundwater management agency that protects and preserves the quantity and quality of groundwater for two of the most utilized urban basins in the State of California, with a service area that is home to over ten percent of California's population residing in 43 cities in southern Los Angeles County with a publicly elected Board of Directors including Willard H. Murray, Jr., Robert Katherman, Lillian Kawasaki, Sergio Calderon, and Albert Robles.
For more information about the Water Replenishment District, please visit www.wrd.org.
SOURCE Water Replenishment District of Southern California