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  1. Tesla Should Stop Buying Nickel From Controversial Russian Producer

    23 Sep 2020- 05:15 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Grist Last month, Aborigen Forum, a group of Russian indigenous activists and leaders, launched a campaign to raise awareness of Norilsk Nickel’s impacts on their communities and to demand restitution. Rathe ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:15

  2. Drama Over Veolia's Bid To Takeover Rival Suez

    23 Sep 2020- 05:18 by Local Press Report PARIS EU Policies Tensions are continuing to grow following Veolia’s attempted hostile takeover of rival Suez, despite French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s calls for calm and hopes that a “useless war” can be a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:18

  3. Russian Soldiers Charged With Washing Shoes In Holy Water

    23 Sep 2020- 05:14 by Local Press Report KALININGRAD The Moscow Times A pair of Russian soldiers have been detained on charges of offending religious believers after they washed their shoes in holy water. In a video that went viral this weekend, two young ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:14

  4. Water Quality Database Reports On 12,000 Of The World's Lakes

    23 Sep 2020- 05:13 by Local Press Report YORK Phys.org York University researchers have just created a publicly available water quality database for close to 12,000 freshwater lakes globally—almost half of the world's freshwater supply—that will help ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:13

  5. World Should Rapidly Embark On Climate-Smart Security Strategy

    23 Sep 2020- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Actors from across the security and climate fields came together at A Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) High-Level Panel on Water Diplomacy, "Together for Climate-Smart Secu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2020 - 07:09

  6. LEGO Invests In Sustainable Plastic Solutions

    20 Sep 2020- 07:57 by Local Press Report BILLUND Explica LEGO announced plans to invest up to $ 400 million over three years to accelerate sustainability and social responsibility initiatives. The Danish toy maker said in a statement that the new bags hav ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2020 - 07:57

  7. Utrecht City Centre Water Development

    20 Sep 2020- 07:53 by Local Press Report UTRECHT DutchNews After decades of argument, Utrecht has restored the ‘singel’ canal that surrounds the city in an effort to promote greener living. In a ceremony on Saturday, the city will officially open the Cata ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2020 - 07:53

  8. Floods And Droughts Account For 90 Percent Of Impacts Of Natural Disasters Worldwide

    15 Sep 2020- 06:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Record heat, ice loss, wildfires, floods and droughts continue to worsen, affecting communities, nations and economies around the world, the United in Science 2020 report finds. “Human-indu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 06:44

  9. Water "Torturing"? Ukraine Objects To Russia Accusations

    14 Sep 2020- 11:23 by Local Press Report KYIV Unian Information Agency The Office of Ukrainian President's Envoy for Crimea has commented on Russia's allegations claiming Ukraine violates human rights by refusing to renew water supplies to the o ...

    Local Press Report - 09/14/2020 - 11:28

  10. English Water Companies Challenged By Government To Accelerate Investment

    12 Sep 2020- 10:34 by Local Press Report LONDON Government of the United Kingdom The chief executives of fifteen water companies met today (8 September) with Environment Minister Rebecca Pow, who challenged them to do more to protect the environment and s ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:33

  11. Thwaites Glacier Melt- A Catastrophic Scenario?

    12 Sep 2020- 10:29 by Local Press Report CAMBRIDGE The Independent Scientists studying a giant mass of ice in Antarctica known as the “doomsday glacier” believe they have discovered why it is melting so rapidly and pushing up sea levels. A team of UK and ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 10:29

  12. Catastrophic Decline In Freshwater Biodiversity Requires Urgent Global Action

    10 Sep 2020- 04:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Humanity’s destruction of nature is having catastrophic impacts on wildlife populations, human health and all aspects of our lives, reveals  WWF’s Living Planet Report 2020. This loss of bi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/10/2020 - 05:24

  13. Punk Rock Singer's Campaign For Clean English Rivers

    10 Sep 2020- 05:50 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Singer Feargal Sharkey has criticised a water company for "dumping" thousands of hours' worth of sewage in a river. The former Undertones front man, a "life-long fly fisherman&qu ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2020 - 05:50

  14. Long-term Water Thinking In Long-term Humanitarian Crises

    8 Sep 2020- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OXFORD, United Kingdom A report published this month by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and charity Oxfam investigates how water supplies can be managed in long-term humanitarian crises. "Water Supply in Pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 10:43

  15. Waterway Dredging In Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Exposes Millions To Radioactivity Risk

    8 Sep 2020- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRIPYAT, Ukraine Dredging operations are underway in the E40 waterway in Ukraine, potentially releasing nuclear waste associated with the Chernobyl disaster that could expose millions of people to increased rad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 06:45