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American Water was part of RWE from 2001 to April 2008, when RWE sold some shares in a public stock offering; RWE remains a major shareholder.

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15 January 2014

The Water Ban In West Virginia Is Over, But The Health Impacts For Thousands Remain A Mystery [USA]

Author: Emily Atkin & Katie Valentine, Climate Progress blog, Center for American Progress (USA)

According to West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Resources, 10 hospitals in West Virginia have so far treated 332 cases...after a chemical spill on Thursday contaminated the potable water for 16 percent of the state’s population...[Many...

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19 August 2009

Letter to the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre responding to the ICCR report

Author: American Water [USA]

...Recently, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) produced a report on...websites for water and wastewater...companies...whether they disclosed information on a number of...criteria...American Water and its subsidiaries are still...

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22 July 2009

USA: ICCR releases study on water company disclosure of environmental, social, governance data

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22 July 2009

Water Company Disclosure is Murky, Investors Must Press for Major Improvements In Investor- and Publicly-Owned Utilities' Reporting

Author: Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) [USA]

… most investor-owned water utilities have a long way to go in order to provide adequate environmental, social and governance (ESG) disclosure to investors, according to a major new study from the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR)...

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11 July 2004

Water wars: California's 'liquid gold' shouldn't be entrusted to private conglomerates

Author: Joseph W. Cotchett, attorney at Cotchett, Pitre, Simon & McCarthy, former chairman of the California State Parks Commission, in San Francisco Chronicle

In the United States, 85 percent of water utilities are still public-owned, but that figure could change rapidly as multinational corporations such as France's Vivendi Universal and Germany's RWE swallow up smaller, locally run utilities around the...

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1 April 2004

[PDF] RWE Corporate Responsibility Report 2003

Author: RWE

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