New Report: Growing Water Scarcity in US is 'Hidden' Financial Risk for Investors Owning Utility Bonds
Jan 28, 2011
- October 21, 2010 – Growing water scarcity in many parts of the United States is a hidden financial risk for investors who buy the water and electric utility bonds that finance much of the country's vast water and power infrastructure, according to a first-ever report on the issue released today by Ceres and Water Asset Management.
Water Scarcity a Bond Risk, Study Warns
Oct 20, 2010
- The municipal bonds that help finance a major portion of the nation’s water supply may be riskier than investors realize because their credit ratings do not adequately reflect the growing risks facing the water industry, according to a new Ceres study.