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

OUR IMMEDIATE PRIORITIES

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

FROM THE NEWSROOM

Water News

Keeping PACE with water reuse: Underused financing tool can help buildings buy less water

Water News

Texas Water Trade secures $500,000 grant to launch ‘Clean Water for All Texans’ business venture

Texas Water Trade announced today that it has received a $500,000 grant from Lyda Hill Philanthropies to launch a “Clean Water for All Texans” water service that will provide clean, affordable water to underserved populations across the state.

Blog Post

Request for Proposals for Executive Search Firm

Texas Water Trade seeks to retain an executive search consultant or firm to assist us with recruiting and hiring a founding CEO for our new subsidiary, a subscription-based drinking water treatment service. This RFP outlines the expectations and timeline for our scope of work and selection process.

Blog Post

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?"

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