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  1. New EU Funding Supports River Basin Management In Estonia, Austria

    18 Feb 2019- 07:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will unlock more than $3.6 Billion USD of additional support to twelve large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten member states to support Europe’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 07:48

  2. Thirty-Three Countries Could Face High Water Stress in 2040: WRI

    27 Aug 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Thirty-three countries could face extremely high water stress in 2040, according to a new analysis by the World Resources Institute (WRI). In its Aqueduct Projected Water Stress C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 10:05

  3. Tallinna Vesi Announces First-Quarter Results for 2015

    22 Apr 2015- 09:24 by Local Press Report TALLINN GlobeNewswire Similarly to previous years, the first quarter of 2015 can be characterised with stability. Above all, it gives security to all consumers that they are provided with a high-quality drinking wa ...

    Local Press Report - 04/22/2015 - 09:25

  4. Estonian Water Bodies Threatened by Agriculture, Wastewater, Heavy Metals

    25 Mar 2015- 09:52 by Local Press Report TALLINN Baltic Course It has been reported this week that Estonian waters are considered to be some of the best in Europe, but the local sources of hazard are still agriculture, wastewater, and heavy metals stored ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2015 - 09:52

  5. Tallinna Vesi Threatens to File $110 Million Claim Against Estonian Regulator

    21 May 2014- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TALLINN, Estonia Tallinna Vesi, the water company serving the Estonian capital, announced last week that it was considering seeking international arbitration against the Estonian government for violating its p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2014 - 10:08

  6. Estonian Water Utilities Form Working Group on Water, Wastewater Regulation

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TALLINN, Estonia Estonian water companies have established a new working group that aims to “deliberat[e] all the issues related to the regulation of water supply and wastewater treatment tariffs, finding solut ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  7. Estonia's Tallinna Vesi Submits Application for Tariff Increases

    11 Feb 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report TALLINN Wall Street Journal Tallinna VesiCompany Announcement AS Tallinna Vesi fulfils the terms of services agreementAS Tallinna Vesi (hereinafter the Company) as a company listed on the Tallinn Stock Exchange not ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2014 - 09:56

  8. Russia, Finland, Estonia Launch Initiative to Protect Baltic Sea

    23 Jan 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland On January 21, Finland, Russia and Estonia came together at a ceremony in Helsinki to begin work on projects associated with the “Year of the Gulf of Finland.” The Gulf is the thin stretch of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2014 - 13:20

  9. Deadline Looms for Estonian Utilities to Meet Tighter Water Quality Standards

    12 Nov 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TALLINN, Estonia Estonian utilities have until the end of the year to make sure the water they supply to consumers meets tighter new national standards. Some 10 percent of the Estonians consume water that, whi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/12/2013 - 10:05

  10. Lithuanian Regulator Ups Water Rates to Support Infastructure Investments

    26 Sep 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania The Lithuanian National Control Commission for Prices and Energy (NCCPE), the country’s utility sector regulator, on September 20 approved an increase in water tariffs for Jonavos Vandenys a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/26/2013 - 10:03

  11. Narva, Estonia Starts Construction of $28 Million Purification Plant

    20 Sep 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NARVA, Estonia A consortium formed by Estonian company Merko Ehitus and Danish company Kruger will start construction of a new drinking water purification plant in Narva this month. The $28 million USD plant “ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2013 - 10:00

  12. Wastewater Treatment in Europe Showing Improvements: EC

    8 Aug 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission announced this week that wastewater collection and treatment within the European Union had improved thanks to investment of some $19 billion USD between 2007-2013. “Was ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2013 - 10:01

  13. EU Gives Estonia $54.5 Million for Environmental Protection

    The European Union has announced that it is granting Estonia a record $54.5 million USD for environmental protection projects in the new financial year.  The sum is $14.3 million USD more than last year’s grant, itself one of the largest ever given. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/14/2013 - 10:15

  14. $38 Million Pledged to UNICEF

    8 Feb 2013- 08:48 by Local Press Report new yorK UNICEF UNICEF welcomed core contributions from Member States at the annual pledging event held on the third day of the first regular session of the Executive Board. Some $38 million USD was pledged during t ...

    Local Press Report - 02/08/2013 - 10:31

  15. Estonian Utility Eyes Rate Hike, Citing Energy Costs, EU Requirements

    Estonian water utility Narva Vesi has applied to the Competitions Board that regulates monopoly tariffs in the country for an increase in water and sewage prices. Although long expected, the move has caused some controversy in Estonia due to a broader con ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2013 - 02:44