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  1. Coca-Cola Meets Water Replenishment Goal in China

    18 Jun 2015- 09:21 by Local Press Report BEIJING China Daily Coca-Cola China announced on Wednesday that it met its 2020 water replenishment goal-- with an independent third-party verification-- at the end of last year. Through a wide range of innovative ...

    Local Press Report - 06/18/2015 - 09:21

  2. China Wastes Hydropower Potential Due to Poor Planning

    8 Jun 2015- 09:36 by Local Press Report BEIJING Reuters China could be wasting enough hydroelectricity to power Britain and Germany for a year, depriving its smog-bound eastern regions of huge volumes of clean energy as a result of poor planning and weak ...

    Local Press Report - 06/08/2015 - 09:36

  3. China Plans to Increase Irrigation in Sugar-Growing Region

    5 Jun 2015- 09:40 by Local Press Report BEIJING Economic Times China, the world's number two sugar importer, is planning a sixfold increase in irrigated area in its top sugar growing region by 2020 as it attempts to step up yields and protect farmer ...

    Local Press Report - 06/05/2015 - 09:40

  4. Over 60 Percent of China’s Groundwater Still of Poor Quality

    5 Jun 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Tests carried out at nearly 5,000 groundwater monitoring points in China last year revealed ”poor” or “extremely poor” water quality at 61 percent of them, according to the Chinese Ministry of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2015 - 10:01

  5. Chinese Apparel Makers Under Pressure to Reduce Pollution

    3 Jun 2015- 09:24 by Local Press Report BEIJING Wall Street Journal Apparel makers in China are facing growing pressure from regulators and high-profile brands to tackle wastewater pollution from their factories. Corporate Risk Investment Pollution Water ...

    Local Press Report - 06/03/2015 - 09:24

  6. IOC Concerned About Olympic Games’ Environmental Impacts on Beijing, Almaty

    2 Jun 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAUSANNE, Switzerland Beijing’s bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics could have a negative impact on the country’s water resources, according to an International Olympic Committee (IOC) report released on June ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/02/2015 - 10:06

  7. Yangtze River Water Will Start Flowing to Beijing Reservoir Next Month

    1 Jun 2015- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Beijing’s largest reservoir will start receiving water from a tributary of the Yangtze River next month, under the South-to-North Water Transfer Project, according to the project's local ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/01/2015 - 10:14

  8. Chinese Company Fined $12 Million for Water Pollution

    27 May 2015- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONGYOU, China A court in Longyou County, in eastern China’s Zhejiang Province, has fined an herbicide manufacturer $12 million USD, and sentenced 18 of the company’s employees and contractors to prison terms ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2015 - 10:24

  9. China Announces Over 1,000 Potential PPP Projects

    26 May 2015- 10:47 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China top economic planner has announced the details of 1,043 proposed projects in which private investors are invited to participate through public-private partnerships (PPP). Focusing on ...

    Local Press Report - 05/26/2015 - 10:47

  10. Indian Premier Urged to Take Up Issue of Chinese Dams on the Brahmaputra

    15 May 2015- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUWAHATI, India Tarun Gogoi, chief minister of India’s Assam state, this week urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of Chinese dam construction on the trans-boundary Brahmaputra during his ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2015 - 05:31

  11. China Considers Measures to Encourage Private Investment in Water Pollution Projects

    11 May 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China is considering a set of supportive policies to encourage private investment in projects aimed at addressing the country’s growing water pollution problems. The Ministry of Finance and the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2015 - 10:13

  12. China Issues Guideline on Environmental Improvement

    7 May 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China’s State Council on May 5th published a new guideline aimed at making “major progress” in improving the environment in the country by 2020. The 35-clause guideline emphasizes the need to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2015 - 10:03

  13. 9 Million People Now Drinking Yangtze Water in Beijing

    6 May 2015- 09:22 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua Nine million residents in Beijing are drinking water from the Yangtze river in the south, four months after the completion of the south-north water diversion project. A report produced yesterday, the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2015 - 09:22

  14. Climate Change Threatens Strategically Important Infrastructure in China: Official

    5 May 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Climate change poses a threat to the safety of strategically important projects in China, including the Qinghai-Tibet Railway, the Three Gorges Dam and the South-to-North Water Diversion project, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2015 - 10:16

  15. Beijing Company Fined a Record $655,000 for Water Pollution

    30 Apr 2015- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Beijing Simplot Food Processing Co. Ltd, which supplies French fries to global restaurant chain McDonald's, has been fined $655,000 USD for water pollution. It is the largest the city has ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2015 - 10:40

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