VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jeff Sterba, president and chief executive officer of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, today participated in the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) Summer Committee Meetings. The meetings, which were held July 17-20 in Los Angeles, have been organized to discuss infrastructure safety, the growing global demand for energy, new environmental regulations, and broadband expansion.
Sterba served on a panel of leaders and experts discussing the financing challenges of replacing and upgrading our nation’s infrastructure.
NARUC is the national association representing the State Public Service Commissioners who regulate essential utility services, including energy, telecommunications, and water. More information about the NARUC Summer Meetings can be found at http://summer.narucmeetings.org.
About American Water
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs more than 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to approximately 15 million people in more than 30 states as well as parts of Canada. More information can be found at www.amwater.com.
In 2011, American Water is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a yearlong campaign to promote water efficiency and the importance of protecting water from source to tap. To learn more, visit www.amwater125.com.