AWWA-30029 Water Utility Capital Financing, Fourth Edition

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Planning and obtaining financing for water utility capital projects. This edition addresses both traditional and innovative utility financing alternatives to meet both short- and long-term capital requirements.

Written for both public and investor-owned utilities, AWWA M29 Water Utility Capital FinancingFourth edition addresses both traditional and innovative utility financing alternatives to meet both short- and long-term capital requirements. M29 covers timely concerns such as inflation, growth-related demands, the impacts of public pressure to keep rates low, and new financing options and considerations. This manual should primarily be considered as a guide for determining capital requirements, strategic planning, and financing alternatives. It also provides general information for those utilities considering the issuance of long-term debt.

M29 includes appendices on Applying Risk Assessment to Asset Management, Comparison of Capital Financing Scenarios, and Rating Agency Requirements. The manual also includes informative tables and figures, a glossary, references, and additional sources of information.

M29 covers six general areas
1. The capital and financial planning process 
2. Identification of financing alternatives
3. Evaluation of financing alternatives
4. The process of taking a debt issue to market
5. Participants’ roles in the debt issuance process
6. Special considerations for investor-owned utilities market.

ISBN: 9781625760166

Publisher: American Water Works Association (AWWA)

Publication date: 2014

AWWA catalog no: 30029-4E

Media Type: SOFTBOUND

Number of pages: 168