California Water Service

1720 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95112
United States

NAAEE is proud to count California Water Service as a key partner in our water education efforts. California Water Service (Cal Water) is the largest investor-owned American water utility west of the Mississippi River. It is a subsidiary of the California Water Service Group, which provides high quality utility services to approximately 2 million people in 100 communities. Cal Water is committed to giving back to the community, with a focus on water conservation and education.  

In 2012, Cal Water approached NAAEE to help identify ways to increase their impact in water conservation. We worked with them to identify benchmarks in water conservation efforts and propose innovative solutions. Following up on that work and taking into consideration the findings of our Blueprint for E-STEM Success, Cal Water and NAAEE developed and launched two water education programs in 2014.

  1. The Cal Water H2O Challenge: A project-based learning competition for California classrooms
  2. Cal Water Town: An interactive water education experience for Pre-K through 5th grade children, currently under development

Learn more about our work with Cal Water here.

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