16 Aug 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua) has proposed $2.8 billion USD worth of projects in the Valley of Mexico, aimed at solving Mexico City’s water problems and reducing overexploitation of
29 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, CHIHUAHUA — Severe drought in northern and central Mexico, possibly the worst in the country’s history, is leading to conflict, particularly in Chihuahua and Durango states.
7 Jun 2012 - 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — Mexican construction and infrastructure Company ICA (Ingenieros Civiles Asociados) will invest between $1.5 billion and $2 billion USD in Mexico this year for a wide variety of projects, includin
8 Mar 2012 - 01:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, VERACRUZ — Veracruz state opposes the proposed Caballo Blanco open pit mine, located near the city of Alto Lucero, because of the environmental risks it poses, Governor Javier Duarte de Ochoa said last month.
26 Jan 2012 - 12:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, VERACRUZ — Approximately 1,500 barrels of oil spilled from a leak in a Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) pipeline in Mexico’s Veracruz state, affecting an area of about 30,000 square kilometers of land and nine k
19 Jan 2012 - 13:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s Ministry of Social Development (Sedesol) is launching a number of programs to cope with the country’s worst drought in 70 years, and warnings of rationing have been made for 2012.
19 Jan 2012 - 12:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, HERMOSILLO — Conflict continues over Mexico’s Independencia Pipeline, designed to carry water to the Sonora state capital of Hermosillo, with a judge upholding a ruling to stop works while the state governor
3 Nov 2011 - 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, HERMOSILLO — Construction of the controversial Independencia pipeline, which is to provide water to the city of Hermosillo in Mexico’s Sonora’s state, will not stop unless the companies building the pipeline
18 Aug 2011 - 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — PRD legislator and head of the Iztapalapa borough of Mexico City Clara Marina Brugada Molina is putting forth bills to the Legislative Assembly of the Federal District (ALDF) designed to allocate
11 Aug 2011 - 11:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — The government of Mexico City and the nation’s Federal Executive have signed an agreement on water that establishes that the federal government is to provide resources for the sector, while local
3 Aug 2011 - 19:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MERIDA — Less than 45 percent of the population of Mexican’s Yucatan Peninsula has adequate sanitation and drainage systems, and as such a large portion of the region’s wastewater is released untreated in
14 Jul 2011 - 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, CIUDAD JUAREZ — Lack of financial support from Mexico’s federal government has stopped a project to clean the Rio Grande, according to International Boundary & Water Commission head David Negrete.
7 Jul 2011 - 14:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, CHILPANCINGO DE LOS BRAVO — A lack of infrastructure is leading to increasing water shortages in the Mexican states of Veracruz, Guerrero and Chiapas, authorities say.
9 Jun 2011 - 15:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — The candidate for governor for the State of Mexico (Edomex) of the “Unidos por Ti” coalition, consisting of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), the Ecologist Green Party (PVEM) and the N
26 May 2011 - 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s Federal Chamber of Deputies has approved an initiative to recognize the right to water and a healthy environment in the Mexican Constitution.
12 May 2011 - 08:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Representatives of groups opposed to construction of El Zapotillo Dam and authorities of Jalisco state are meeting to discuss the project, after protestors stopped construction for a week startin
14 Apr 2011 - 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, MEXICO CITY — Leticia Quezada Contreras, a federal deputy and spokeswoman for the Mexican Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD), proposed on World Water Day to amend the Mexican Constitution to make access
17 Mar 2011 - 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, SALTILLO — The water and sanitation commission for Mexico’s northern Coahuila state (CEAS Coahuila) is researching the possibility of building a $20.7 million USD aqueduct to combat aquifer depletion in the
25 Jan 2011 - 20:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Mexico, TORREÓN — Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua) has prioritized reducing arsenic in the potable water supply, reducing aquifer exploitation, and increasing rainwater capture in the La Laguna r