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  1. UK: Thames Water Will Not Resist Regulator's Crackdown On Profits

    20 Feb 2020- 07:26 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian Thames Water has backed down from the water industry rebellion against the regulator by accepting Ofwat’s toughest crackdown on profits. The UK’s largest water supplier gave “careful considerati ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2020 - 07:49

  2. SDGs As Investment Opportunities

    28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20

  3. The Climate Disasters Of 2019

    6 Jan 2020- 10:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom A new report from NGO  Christian Aid  identifies and quantifies 15 of the most destructive weather events of 2019. All of the disasters (floods, cyclones, typhoons, hurricanes, tropical sto ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:11

  4. Regulator Orders England And Wales Water Companies To Cut Charges To Customers

    18 Dec 2019- 08:20 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Water firms in England and Wales have been told to cut bills for the average household by £50- or 12 per cent- over the next five years by the regulator Ofwat. In a report published on Monday ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 08:20

  5. Is EU Water Framework Directive Fit For Purpose?

    11 Dec 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report LONDON Ends Report The EU Water Framework Directive (WFD) and other legislation needs to be amended to account for threat posed by the cocktail effect of different chemical pollutants, according to a five-year rese ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2019 - 10:01

  6. "Water Tower" Loss Will Affect Almost Two Billion People

    11 Dec 2019- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Almost 2 billion people could be negatively affected by the decline of natural “water towers” (glaciers and snow that store water in winter and release it gradually in warmer seasons) due ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  7. EBRD Supports Upgrade Of Romania Water, Wastewater Systems

    9 Dec 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), as a co-financier under the European Union Large Infrastructure Operational Program (LIOP), has committed to lend approximatel ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2019 - 07:45

  8. Fracking Good For Water Industry?

    1 Dec 2019- 09:25 by Local Press Report LONDON Petroleum Economist The boom in US shale production is spurring the growth of supporting industries, with water-handling prominent among these. Oilfield water management is nothing new, as conventional oil an ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 09:25

  9. Local Water Shortages Are Building To A Global Crisis

    20 Nov 2019- 05:28 by Local Press Report LONDON Reuters Population growth and climate change are putting increasingly intense pressure on the planet’s limited water supplies, with worsening shortages emerging from the Middle East to Asia and Latin America ...

    Local Press Report - 11/20/2019 - 05:28

  10. World's Cities Report Climate Change Impacts; Most Lag In Mitigation, Adaptation Measures

    19 Nov 2019- 08:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) global environment disclosure system has released its newest report on cities, revealing that of the 620 respondents in 2018, 530 revealed that they are e ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:28

  11. In England's Brown And Arid Land

    4 Nov 2019- 11:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Climate change means that the South and East of England will not support be able to produce arable farming without significant investment in irrigation, according to a new study which ant ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/04/2019 - 11:31

  12. UK Environment Legislation: Water Quality Dispute

    25 Oct 2019- 12:06 by Local Press Report LONDON Ends Report While environmental campaigners and industry groups have broadly welcomed the publication of the government’s long-awaited Environment Bill, fears are mounting that certain sections appear to giv ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2019 - 12:06

  13. UK Government Purloins Green Energy Funds For Argentine Fracking Venture

    23 Oct 2019- 09:12 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian UK Export Finance, the government’s foreign credit agency, promised in 2017 to offer loans totalling £1bn to help UK companies export their expertise in “infrastructure, green energy and healthc ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2019 - 09:12

  14. Copper Mining Giant Cuts Production Forecast Amid Continuing Chile Drought

    22 Oct 2019- 07:48 by Local Press Report LONDON Reuters Miner Anglo American Plc on Tuesday forecast lower full-year copper production, as it grapples with a water shortage in Chile, while raising the annual iron-ore production outlook for its Minas-Rio m ...

    Local Press Report - 10/22/2019 - 07:56

  15. High Cost Of Renationalization Of UK Water Assets

    21 Oct 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The opposition Labour Party of the United Kingdom's plan for a re-nationalization program of “public service” assets, including water companies has been estimated as carrying a capi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/21/2019 - 07:51

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