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  1. EU to Address Drinking Water Access Laws Based on Citizens Initiative

    25 Mar 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union will examine legislation dealing with access to drinking water, in response to the regional bloc’s first successful citizens’ initiative. “We will launch an EU-wide public ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/25/2014 - 10:10

  2. Lithuanian Utility Regulator Makes Final Decision on Water Tariffs in Vilnius

    13 Mar 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuania’s utility sector regulator, the National Control Commission for Prices and Energy (NCCPE), has made a unilateral decision to increase water and sewage tariffs in the capital city, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2014 - 10:00

  3. Lithuania Failing to Reach Water Management Goals: Regulator

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuanian water companies have invested over $1.2 billion USD in water and wastewater infrastructure between 1996 and 2013, with 90 percent of those funds coming from the European Union as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/21/2014 - 10:13

  4. Salting Roads Leads to Groundwater Pollution in Lithuania

    23 Jan 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Scientists estimate that around 140,000 tons of sodium chloride is being spread on Lithuanian roads each winter to dissolve snow and ice, and a large amount of that salt is reaching ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2014 - 10:12

  5. Frozen Water Tariffs May Put EU Investments in Lithuania at Risk

    20 Dec 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Many Lithuanian water companies are sinking into debt as service costs rise and municipalities, mindful of upcoming elections, are declining to raise water tariffs. The situation puts ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2013 - 10:09

  6. Lithuanian Water Industry Group Calls for Change in Strategy

    11 Dec 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania An influential Lithuanian water industry group, the Association of Lithuanian Water Suppliers, issued a special statement on December 3 calling for a major change in the country’s investment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/11/2013 - 10:06

  7. Siauliai Plans to Invest $80 Million for Water Management

    16 Oct 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIAULIAI, Lithuania Siauliu Vandenys, the regional water company in the northern Lithuanian city of Siauliai, will invest some $80.1 million USD for water and wastewater networks in 2013-2017. European Union ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2013 - 10:01

  8. Lithuanian Regulator Ups Water Rates to Support Infastructure Investments

    26 Sep 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania The Lithuanian National Control Commission for Prices and Energy (NCCPE), the country’s utility sector regulator, on September 20 approved an increase in water tariffs for Jonavos Vandenys ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/26/2013 - 10:03

  9. Lithuanians Protest Chevron's Shale Gas Entry Into the Country

    16 Sep 2013- 10:07 by Local Press Report VILNIUS The Baltic Course Samogitian community once again attempted to draw the attention of the Government by holding a rally at the Government Palace against U.S.-based company Chevron in Vilnius, informs LETA ...

    Local Press Report - 09/16/2013 - 10:07

  10. Chernyahovsk Utility at Risk of Closure Due to Mismanagement

    6 Aug 2013- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHERNYAHOVSK, Russia The single water utility company serving the Russian city of Chernyahovsk is at risk of closing down after a recent court decision to end its seven-year period of bankruptcy. Chernyahovsk ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/06/2013 - 10:08

  11. Shale Gas Exploration Raises Water Contamination Concerns in Lithuania

    22 Jul 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania A Lithuanian government commission led by Deputy Minister for the Environment Daiva Matoniene, on July 19 postponed a final decision on a shale gas exploration tender in Western Lithuania. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/24/2013 - 12:32

  12. Vilnius Utility Eyes Top-10 Spot on European Water Management Index

    5 Jul 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Vilniaus Vandenys, the utility serving the Lithuanian capital, has announced its goal of making it onto the top 10 list of European cities with the best water quality.  In 2009, Vilnius ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2013 - 10:06

  13. HELCOM Takes Lithuanian Fertilizer Company Off List of Baltic Sea Polluters

    25 Jun 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania The Helsinki Commission (the Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission, or HELCOM) last week removed Lithuanian fertilizer company Lifosa from the list of worst polluters of the Baltic ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/25/2013 - 10:00

  14. Lithuanian Cities Plan New Water Infrastructure Investments

    19 Jun 2013- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Vilniaus Vandenys, Lithuania’s largest water company, plans to implement a $92 million USD investment program in 2013-2015. The company plans to offer water connections to an additional 58 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/19/2013 - 10:07

  15. Water Tariffs Continue to Grow in Lithuania Due to EU Investments

    The Lithuanian National Control Commission for Prices end Energy (NCCPE), the utility sector’s regulator, this month approved three Lithuanian municipal water companies’ requests to raise water and wastewater tariffs. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2013 - 10:09

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