We aim to build a future of clean, flowing water for all texans

Texas has an uncertain water future.

The population in Texas is expected to double in the next three decades. Where will we get the water to sustain that growth, especially during droughts?

We’re working toward a solution.

We are harnessing the power of market-based transactions and technological innovation to achieve long-lasting water supplies for all Texans, using all sources of water, including rainwater, wastewater and groundwater.

Our Objectives

Texas Water Trade has the skills and the experience to point Texas towards a more sustainable water future.

- Carlos Rubinstein, former chairman of the Texas Water Development Board


Achieving on-the-ground progress in the next three years


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Request for Proposals: Monitoring Support for Galveston Bay Flows Restoration

TWT is seeking a suite of technical support to advance the objectives described in the RFP.

Water News

Op-Ed: Water reuse is helping meet needs. But we can do better.

With the state’s population soaring, water resources limited and the climate getting warmer, water reuse is a growing but still underutilized solution to ensure that Texas has clean, abundant water supplies long into the future.

Water News

New report: PACE financing can help scale water reuse projects in Texas

Water reuse projects are a proven solution to the state’s water availability challenges, but many more could be built if developers took greater advantage of a statewide financing program for water and energy conservation improvements known as PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy).

Water News

August 2021 Comanche Springs Update

Over the last decade, Comanche Springs have begun flowing again during the winter – leading some people to ask, “What would it take to restore year-round flows?"

Water News

A nonprofit’s ambitious plan to restore a once-abundant spring in Fort Stockton

Water News

Sandlot baseball returns to Fort Stockton July 17 to celebrate Comanche Springs revival

On Saturday July 17, teams from Fort Stockton and Marfa will be playing a sandlot baseball game to celebrate the Comanche Springs water restoration effort underway in Fort Stockton.

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June 2021 Newsletter

To be sure, we're coming out of the pandemic with lots of momentum. Our virtual music benefit was a smashing success and our projects are advancing rapidly.

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