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  1. Deregulation Of Mountaintop Removal Endangers Health Of US Mining Communities

    14 Dec 2018- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New research published by advocacy group Human Rights Watch claims that the Trump administration and the United States Congress have endangered public health in mining communities. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/14/2018 - 09:43

  2. USDA Invests in Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in 46 States

    12 Dec 2018- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has earmarked up to $2.4 Billion USD for water and environmental infrastructure projects in 46 states, affecting 936,000 rural Americans. In ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/12/2018 - 10:46

  3. Funding For Drinking Water Supply In Northern Haiti

    12 Dec 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has approved a $125 Million USD grant for a drinking water supply system in Haiti’s north region. The project will include urban, periurban, and r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/12/2018 - 10:28

  4. US Nestle Waters CEO Acknowledges "Massive" PR Problem

    10 Dec 2018- 11:31 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Business Insider Activists have pushed to ban bottled water due to concerns over plastic bottles' wastefulness and pollution. Companies have been criticized for paying minimal fees to communities w ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2018 - 11:31

  5. Michigan Top Doc To Be Tried For Manslaughter

    10 Dec 2018- 11:31 by Local Press Report FLINT MI Michigan Radio On December 7, a judge decided another top state health department official should face trial in connection with the Flint water crisis. Dr. Eden Wells listened as District Court Judge Willi ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2018 - 11:31

  6. Mexico-US Tijuana River Wastewater Issues Highlighted

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report IMPERIAL BEACH CA 10 News The U.S. Section of the International Boundary and Water Commission will hold a public meeting Thursday to discuss water quality and other concerns with the Tijuana River Watershed. The com ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  7. Trump Administration Seeks To Dilute Water Protections

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times The Trump administration is expected to put forth a proposal on Tuesday that would significantly weaken a major Obama-era regulation on clean water, according to a talking points mem ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  8. New UN Initiative To Save The Aral Sea

    4 Dec 2018- 08:54 by OOSKAnews Info NEW YORK NY, United States The UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in cooperation with Uzbekistan, Japan, Nigeria and Norway, has launched a "Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund" (MPHSTF) for the Aral Sea Region ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/04/2018 - 08:54

  9. US Court Considers Consolidation Of Billions Of Dollars Worth Of PFAS Chemical Contamination Claims

    4 Dec 2018- 07:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States A panel of judges in New York, United States has heard arguments for and against consolidation of more than 70 pending lawsuits related to PFAS chemical contamination of groundwater i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 07:32

  10. Cities In Emerging Markets Have Potential To Attract $30 Trillion USD In Climate-related Investment

    4 Dec 2018- 07:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States Cities in emerging markets have the potential to attract more than $29.4 Trillion USD in cumulative climate-related investments by 2030 according to a new report from the Internatio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 07:03

  11. $614 Million USD WIFIA Loan For San Diego Water Purification

    4 Dec 2018- 06:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved a $614 Million USD loan to San Diego, California, about one-half the cost of the City of San Diego’s Pure Water Project. Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 06:39

  12. Salinity And Alkalinity Hit US Drinking Water, Eco-systems

    4 Dec 2018- 06:17 by Local Press Report COLLEGE PARK MD Maryland Today The increasing saltiness and alkalinity of streams and rivers is creating a toxic brew including metals and nitrogen-containing compounds, and threatens drinking water supplies and eco ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2018 - 06:19

  13. Green Climate Fund Supports $42 Million USD Grenada Water Resiliency Project

    4 Dec 2018- 06:17 by Local Press Report Port-of-Spain Jamaica Observer The Climate Resilience in Grenada's Water Sector (G-Crews) project, whose US$42- million budget will be mostly met by the US$35-million grant from the Green Climate Fund, is desig ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2018 - 06:20

  14. El Paso Will Be First Large US City To Drink Treated Sewage Water

    4 Dec 2018- 06:17 by Local Press Report EL PASO TX CNN News One of the city of El Paso's prime sources of water is the Rio Grande. Typically the river can supply as much as half of the city's water needs. But climate change is making that increa ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2018 - 06:17

  15. Fidelity Launches Sustainable Water And Waste Fund

    4 Dec 2018- 06:17 by Local Press Report PEMBROKE Funds Europe Bermuda-based Fidelity International has launched a sustainable water and waste fund, which will invest in sustainable investment opportunities within the water and waste management sectors. Th ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2018 - 06:17

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