SOURCE: AquaSave Inc.

January 18, 2011 08:00 ET

AQUASave Inc. Wins CLCA First-Ever Sustainability Award

Nation's Leading "Smart Irrigation Network" Recognized for Its Dedication to Sustainability by the California Landscape Contractors Association

SAN DIMAS, CA--(Marketwire - January 18, 2011) - AQUASave® Inc., "The Smart Irrigation Network" committed to saving water, saving money and staying green, today announced it has received the California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) state-wide trophy award for sustainability in recognition of its production of Golden State Water Company's Water Conserving Demonstration Garden and Retrofit and project.

Understanding the need to conserve and lead by example, Golden State Water Company worked with AQUASave to create an aesthetic landscape that reduced turf area, incorporated native California plants and used state-of-the-art irrigation to beautify the grounds, conserve water and increase water-use efficiency.

Bob Sprowls, president and CEO of Golden State Water, says, "We embarked on the Landscape, Irrigation Retrofit and Demonstration Garden project to lead by example in the critical area of water use efficiency. Ensuring a balance between water supply and water demand in Southern California is vital to maintaining the economic prosperity this region has come to enjoy." Since the completion of the project, Golden State Water has exceeded a 56-month return on investment (ROI) goal of 40 percent water savings.

"Our AQUASave Smart Irrigation Network members work together to create, develop and execute a solid game plan for every project," added Bob Simpson, president of AQUASave Inc. "It's an honor to be recognized for all of our hard work and dedication." AQUASave's "Smart Irrigation Network" is made up of landscape providers, green industry and irrigation professionals throughout the Southwestern U.S.

The first of an inaugural award to be given by the CLCA, the Sustainability Award was designed to recognize those projects containing sustainable installation elements, including: water management, planting and plant selection, sustainable construction methods. The California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) is a non-profit organization of licensed landscape and irrigation-related contractors, including approximately 3,200 members. The CLCA Trophy Awards recognize companies, institutions, municipalities and residents for their interest in preserving and maintaining a beautiful California.

About AQUASave Inc.
The AQUASave network provides landscape and irrigation design-build solutions, project management, water management auditing and Model Water Efficiency Landscape Ordinance (AB1881) consulting, through the implementation and training for industry accepted best practices in outdoor and indoor water management. To schedule a site review, water management audit or a design build project, please visit the AQUASave Inc. website at or call 1-888-770-AQUA (2782).

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