4. The Water-Supply Utility Business

  1. Neil S. Grigg

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118267035.ch4

Water Finance: Public Responsibilities and Private Opportunities

Water Finance: Public Responsibilities and Private Opportunities

How to Cite

Grigg, N. S. (2011) The Water-Supply Utility Business, in Water Finance: Public Responsibilities and Private Opportunities, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118267035.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470767559

Online ISBN: 9781118267035

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Keywords:

  • utility business;
  • reservoirs;
  • municipal supplies;
  • water business;
  • drinking water

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Centerpiece of the Water Business

  • Players and Workforce of the Watersupply and Wastewater Businesses

  • Examples of Water-Supply Utilities

  • International Private Water Companies

  • International Water Operations: The Risks of Cochabamba

  • Rural Domestic Self-Supply

  • Water Reclamation

  • Accounting for Urban Water Uses

  • Right to Divert Surface Water or Pump Groundwater

  • Regulation of Water-Supplyutilities

  • Issues of the Water-Supply Business