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  1. Czech Republic: Historic Drought Threatens Drinking Water Availability And Harvest

    2 May 2020- 11:07 by Staff- Water Diplomat PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Environment Minister of the Czech Republic, has called the combination of almost no snowfall and a warm winter, which has caused a 500-year drought, “catastrophic” for the country. In a ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:16

  2. Czech Government Subsidizes Rainwater Harvesting And Utilization

    26 Sep 2018- 06:49 by Local Press Report PRAGUE Radio Prague With the problem of persistent summer droughts gaining in intensity, the Environment Ministry has announced it will pour more money into a water tank rebates program intended to boost a policy o ...

    Local Press Report - 09/26/2018 - 06:49

  3. Thirty PerCent of Czech Groundwater Remains Polluted

    1 Dec 2017- 08:39 by Local Press Report PRAGUE Radio Prague The environment in the Czech Republic remained unchanged in 2016, despite continuous economic and industrial growth, suggests the annual report on the state of Czech environment, which was debate ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2017 - 08:39

  4. Extremist Czech Lawmaker's Water Plan to Bust Ukraine Sanctions

    21 Jun 2017- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States A controversial Czech Republic lawmaker this week announced plans for “an international group of scientists (to be) created in the Czech Republic…to prevent the Crimean Peninsula fr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/21/2017 - 11:12

  5. Czech Environment Minister Seeks More Funds to Combat Drought

    27 Sep 2016- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic Czech Environment Minister Brabec wants the government to allot another $124.5 million USD by the end of the year to combat drought. In an interview this week on Czech Television, Brabec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/27/2016 - 10:56

  6. Czech Company Energo Pro to Build Hydro Plant in Turkey

    29 Aug 2016- 07:19 by Local Press Report PRAGUE Vestnik Kavkaza Czech power distributor Energo Pro is set to build a new hydro power plant with a dam in the Erzurum province in north eastern Turkey. The overall cost of the project is expected to reach 240 ...

    Local Press Report - 08/29/2016 - 07:34

  7. Slovak-Dutch Cooperation Continues

    19 Aug 2016- 09:36 by Local Press Report PRAGUE The Slovak Spectator Frequent high water on the Danube, floods in the basins of Hornád, Slaná, Hron and Ipeľ rivers and proper operation of Gabčíkovo water dam have long worried Slovak experts in water manag ...

    Local Press Report - 08/19/2016 - 09:36

  8. Outcry in Czech Republic Over Plan to Triple Price of Groundwater

    17 Aug 2016- 03:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic A proposal from the Czech Environment Ministry to triple the price of groundwater by 2022 is being met with stiff opposition from towns and municipalities that depend on groundwater reso ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/17/2016 - 03:21

  9. Czech Agriculture Ministry Wants Farmers to Contribute to Drought Fund

    4 Aug 2016- 11:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech Ministry of Agriculture wants farmers in the country to contribute to the new $33 million USD national drought fund, which was approved by the European Union last month. Most fa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 11:14

  10. Czech Republic Plans to Expand Aid to Drought-Hit Farmers

    27 Jul 2016- 09:33 by Local Press Report PRAGUE Fresh Plaza The Ministry of Agriculture plans to add another 600 million crowns (22.20 million Euro) to the fund to compensate farmers and growers affected by drought. Overall, such compensations would reach ...

    Local Press Report - 07/27/2016 - 09:33

  11. Czech Environment Ministry Launches Drought Program

    14 Jul 2016- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech Environment Ministry this week officially launched a program to address drought, with Environment Minister Richard Brabec pledging $12.3 million USD worth of subsidies to help ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/14/2016 - 10:16

  12. Czech Republic to Increase Water Prices Over Next Five Years

    15 Jun 2016- 11:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech government is expected to raise water rates throughout the country over the next five years, with price increases of up to one-third in some areas. The largest increases will l ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/15/2016 - 11:08

  13. Czech Environment Ministry Seeks Funds to Combat Drought

    10 Jun 2016- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech Environment Ministry is launching a new program aimed at securing drinking water in the country’s municipalities amid ongoing drought, Environment Minister Richard Brabec said ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/10/2016 - 10:46

  14. Most of Czech Republic Threatened by Drought

    10 May 2016- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic Most of the territory of the Czech Republic is threatened by low or moderate levels of drought, with surface and groundwater levels dropping to blow average levels this month. There is c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/10/2016 - 10:34

  15. Drought-Affected Czech Growers to Receive $25 Million in Compensation

    8 Apr 2016- 08:54 by Local Press Report PRAGUE Fresh Plaza The Czech government will cover part of the losses suffered by agricultural producers as a result of last year's drought. A total of 600 million crowns (about 22 million Euro) will be allocat ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2016 - 08:54