12 Jun '11, 2pm

View from the C-Suite: American Water CEO Jeff Sterba

View from the C-Suite: American Water CEO Jeff Sterba

Founded in 1886, American Water Works, Inc. is the largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility in the U.S. Through 19 state subsidiaries and other market-based businesses, the company serves approximately 15 million people in more than 1,600 communities across more than 30 states, Manitoba and Ontario . With headquarters in Voorhees, New Jersey, American Water has about 7,000 employees and annual revenues of $2.7 billion. In 2009, the company instituted a sustainability plan that addresses energy and water use both in its own operations and among communities and institutional customers. Heather King talks to CEO Jeff Sterba about the tie between energy and water, finding value in wastewater, and the irony of our $21 billion per year bottled water habit. In May 2011, the H2O Global Water Summit called attention to the looming water supply and quality crises . How i...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/06/13/view-c-suite-amer...

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