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  1. Costco Expands Water Conservation Technology in US, Mexico

    21 Jul 2015- 09:46 by Local Press Report KIRKLAND, WA Fortune Years ago, warehouse giant Costco started testing a system of sensors and algorithms to cut water use at a handful of its buildings in Mexico. After saving thousands of dollars at each facility ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:46

  2. Drought Could Cause Crop Damage in Armenia

    21 Jul 2015- 09:42 by Local Press Report YEREVAN ARKA News Agency Dry weather in Armenia may damage potato, wheat and cabbage crops, Hrachya Berberyan, the head of Armenia's Farmers' Union, told journalists on Tuesday. Climate Food Security ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:42

  3. British Researchers to Install Seawater-Based Glasshouses in Africa

    21 Jul 2015- 09:37 by Local Press Report BIRMINGHAM Horticulture Week Researchers at Birmingham's Aston University will be part of an international project to design and install glasshouses that will use seawater to grow crops in the Horn of Africa. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:37

  4. Stanford Researchers Find Solution to Curb Spread of "Snail Fever"

    21 Jul 2015- 09:35 by Local Press Report STANFORD, CA Stanford News New Stanford research shows that the river prawn, a natural predator of parasite-carrying snails, proves effective at curbing the spread of schistosomiasis in West Africa. Ecosystems ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:35

  5. Cholera Spreads in South Sudan

    21 Jul 2015- 09:33 by Local Press Report JUBA AFP On Tuesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) stated that a total of 1,212 Cholera cases including 39 deaths have been recorded, according to WHO figures, with the highly contagious infection spreading ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:33

  6. Delhi Launches Toilet-to-Tap Water Project

    21 Jul 2015- 09:29 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI TakePart Officials in Delhi just launched the capital’s first so-called toilet-to-tap water project last week at the Keshopur Sewage Treatment Plant. If a tall glass of former sewage water sounds less ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 09:29

  7. Vietnam Should Access Funds for Climate Change: Expert

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by Local Press Report HO CHI MINH CITY Viet Nam News On Monday, at a conference organized by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on climate change adaptation and disaster risk management, experts pointed out negative impacts of climate ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  8. Agreement Signed to Provide Water From Mainland to Taiwan's Kinmen County

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by Local Press Report TAIPEI Focus Taiwan Water from China could begin flowing to Taiwan's offshore Kinmen County by the end of 2016 as a historic agreement was signed Monday to alleviate the island group's chronic water ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  9. Czech Water Managers Work to Reduce Invasive Mussel Population in Reservoir

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by Local Press Report BRNO Prague Monitor Czech water managers are tackling an excessive population of the zebra mussel that has invaded a part of the Nove Mlyny reservoir, south Moravia, and threatens to paralyse a local water power ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  10. Russia’s Rosvodokanal to Spend $17 Million This Year to Improve Water Infrastructure in Omsk

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OMSK, Russia Russian water utility operator Rosvodokanal will invest nearly $17 million USD this year to improve water infrastructure in the city of Omsk, the company's CEO, Anton Mikhalkov, said. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  11. Uganda's Isimba Hydropower Project Stalled by Protesting Workers

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISIMBA, Uganda Some 300 workers at the Isimba hydropower project on the Victoria Nile in Uganda’s Kamuli District have stopped work this week to protest "low wages and continued harassment" by their ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  12. Pakistan’s Punjab Province Lobbies for Kalabagh Dam

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Pakistan’s Punjab Province is advocating for construction of the Kalabagh Dam, which it says will promote economic and agricultural growth in the country and enhance water storage capacity, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  13. Sri Lanka Seeks $90 Million From ADB for Jaffna Water Project

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is considering lending $90 million USD to Sri Lanka to fund a desalination project in the northern Jaffna peninsula, the Sri Lankan government said last week ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  14. Peru Starts Work on Majes-Siguas II Water Project

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Last week, Peru started work on the long-awaited Majes-Siguas II multipurpose water project in the Arequipa region. Majes Siguas II is considered one of the most important projects for Peru’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

  15. Conagua Announces $81.5 Million in Infrastructure Projects and $144 Million in Debt Forgiveness for San Luis Potosi

    21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN LUIS POTOSI, Mexico Mexico’s national water authority, Conagua, last week announced a package of current and planned water projects in the north-central state of San Luis Potosi, worth some $81.5 million ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2015 - 10:22

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