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  1. Russia Finance Support For Water In Occupied Ukrainian Crimea

    12 Oct 2020- 09:18 by Local Press Report MOSCOW TASS The Russian government will allocate more than 5 billion rubles ($64.5 mln) to resolve issues related to water supply in Crimea, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said at a government meeting on Thursday ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:28

  2. 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

  3. Opposition To Lake Baikal Deforestation Plans

    5 Aug 2020- 04:55 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times A new Russian law that allows deforestation and construction near the shores of Siberia’s Lake Baikal has sparked backlash among environmental activists who say the law threatens protected na ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:55

  4. Russian Prosecutors Investigate Orange Urals Waterways

    29 Jul 2020- 09:03 by Local Press Report MOSCOW RFI Russian prosecutors on Wednesday said they were conducting an inspection of a facility supposed to treat acid runoff from an abandoned Urals mine after photographs emerged of streams running orange. Dron ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 10:35

  5. Russian Fertilizer Company Shuttered Over River Pollution Abuse

    14 Jul 2020- 10:26 by Local Press Report MOSCOW UrduPoint Uralchem, one of Russia's largest producers of mineral fertilizers, said on Wednesday that it had decided to halt production at the Azot plant in Russian Perm Territory due to the pollution of ...

    Local Press Report - 07/15/2020 - 09:46

  6. Holdups In Testing Samples From Norilsk Oil Spill Incident

    29 Jun 2020- 12:09 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Reuters Water and soil samples that were taken near the site of a giant fuel spill in the Russia’s Arctic and prepared for tests at an independent lab have been held up at the Norilsk airport, a lawmaker and ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2020 - 11:16

  7. Clean-up Of Russia Diesel Spill Could Take Years

    25 Jun 2020- 06:29 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times Russia has finished clearing fuel from the surface of a river hit by a massive diesel spill in the Arctic region, but the full clean-up could take years, officials said Wednesday. After more ...

    Local Press Report - 06/25/2020 - 06:29

  8. Russia Nickel Producer Will Face Charges Over Industrial Waste Spillage

    16 Jun 2020- 09:15 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Russian Legal Information Agency An environmental offence case was launched against employees companies Norilsk Nickel and Mekhanobr Engineering over wastewater discharge to Tomulakh river in Russia’s Krasno ...

    Local Press Report - 06/16/2020 - 09:15

  9. A Third Of Russian Hospitals Lack Adequate Water Supply

    2 Mar 2020- 09:31 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times Nearly one-third of Russia’s medical facilities lack a water supply network and more than 40% lack central heating, the Russian government’s public spending watchdog has said in its latest re ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2020 - 09:31

  10. New Russia Climate Change Plan Acknowledges Extreme Weather Patterns; Looks To Drought-resistant Crops, Dams To Address Water Challenges

    11 Jan 2020- 09:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat MOSCOW, Russia The government of Russia has acknowledged that climate change has had a prominent and increasing effect on its economy and population and has released its plan to adapt to such changes. In a relat ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:18

  11. Donald Looks At Toilets

    9 Dec 2019- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The President of the United States of America has ordered a federal review of water efficiency standards of toilets because “People are flushing toilets 10 times, 15 times as oppose ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2019 - 10:25

  12. Egypt, Ethiopia Leaders Will Meet In Moscow For GERD Discussions

    16 Oct 2019- 06:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has said that he will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Moscow, Russia, in the next step of stop-start negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Ren ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 06:24

  13. Russia Relaxes Water Protection Regulations For Mineral Exploitation

    11 Aug 2019- 23:44 by OOSKAnews Info MOSCOW, Russia The government of Russia has approved a relaxation of federal law on protection of underground water resources not associated with hydrocarbon extraction. State media reported August 11 that subsurface e ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/11/2019 - 23:44

  14. Russians Protest Moscow's Trash Dump Amid Fear Of Groundwater Pollution

    10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report MOSCOW AL JAZEERA Ecologists say 90 percent of Russia's rubbish is discarded to rot and decompose at landfills that often lie dangerously close to urban settlements, and the amount of waste produced is increas ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2019 - 15:36

  15. New Study Describes Martian Water Cycle

    13 May 2019- 11:43 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Sputnik International Billions of years ago, Mars had plenty of water, and even featured rivers and oceans. However, all of that water was lost and even today, the planet leaks hydrogen into space. Scientist ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2019 - 11:44