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  1. Belgian Authorities Blame French Sugar Beet Refinery Leak For Downstream Mass Fish-kill

    3 May 2020- 11:21 by Staff- Water Diplomat TOURNAI, Belgium 50-70 tonnes of fish have died in Wallonia, Belgium, blamed on contamination from a leak in a settling pond at a sugar beet refinery across the border in France. Tereos, owners of the processing ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:09

  2. "No Risk" From Coronavirus Found In Paris Water Network

    21 Apr 2020- 11:48 by Local Press Report PARIS Connexion France The Mairie of Paris has assured residents that “there is no risk from tap water”, after traces of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2- which causes Covid-19- were found in the capital’s non-potable water ...

    Local Press Report - 04/21/2020 - 11:48

  3. France: Stagnant Pipe Water Prompts Extra Chlorine Treatment

    6 Apr 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report STRASBOURG Connexion France Over the past few weeks, as many businesses have closed due to the Covid-19 crisis, in some regions, overall water consumption has dropped. As a result, more water has been sitting stagna ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:30

  4. 2020 Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Barometer

    26 Mar 2020- 07:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France International humanitarian group Solidarites International this month released its 2020 "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Barometer"  highlighting lack of access to safe drinking water and s ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:00

  5. IWRA Postpones Daegu Water Congress Due To Coronavirus Concerns

    10 Mar 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS International Water Resources Association Due to serious health concerns and newly imposed regional and international travel restrictions, IWRA and the Korean co-hosts have decided to postpone the XVII World ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2020 - 10:33

  6. Healing Waters Ain't All That, Catholic Church Reveals

    10 Mar 2020- 10:46 by Local Press Report LOURDES Catholic Herald As the number of people testing positive for the coronavirus in Europe continues to grow, the Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes announced that pilgrims were still welcome, but the pools where th ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2020 - 10:54

  7. France-Spain Cross-border River Project Shows Excellent Results

    5 Feb 2020- 05:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat BIARRITZ, France Cross-border water management project H2O Gurea announced 3 February the outcomes of a three-year project between France and Spain along the rivers Bidasoa, Nivelle and Urumea, a process that has ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:52

  8. Suez To Expand Hungary Wastewater Treatment Footprint

    16 Dec 2019- 05:15 by Local Press Report PARIS Emerging Europe Suez Water Technologies and Solutions, a leading French multinational corporation in energy waste management, has announced plans to invest 9.6 billion forints (29 million euros) to develop it ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 08:50

  9. Holy Water? Here We Go Again.

    9 Sep 2019- 05:34 by Local Press Report LOURDES Mirror Kazik Stepan, 71, believes bathing in holy water at the Roman Catholic sacred site in France as a teenager made him able to walk for the first time in months. Now, more than 50 years on, the grandfath ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:34

  10. Radioactive Paris Tap Water Is "Fake News"

    22 Jul 2019- 08:01 by Local Press Report PARIS The Guardian As France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities have urged residents to keep calm and carry on drinking tap water after rumours spread that the capital’s water supplies had ...

    Local Press Report - 07/23/2019 - 14:22

  11. Lovely Alpine Lake, Big Problem

    19 Jul 2019- 13:13 by Local Press Report CHAMONIX IFLScience Spotted and photographed by mountaineer Bryan Mestre on June 28, the lake formed at the base of the Dent du Géant mountain in the Mont Blanc massif and the Aiguilles Marbrées peak at around 3,40 ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2019 - 13:13

  12. France Drought Intensifies, EDF May Restrict Nuclear Generation

    18 Jul 2019- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Water use restrictions are in place in much of France as drought hits crisis level in much of the country. France has suffered from lack of rainfall since last summer, compounded by an unpreceden ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2019 - 07:19

  13. Week-long Heatwave Hits Europe

    26 Jun 2019- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Paris, France European meteorologists June 25 predicted that temperatures across the continent would reach or exceed 40 degrees Centigrade by the end of this week. French authorities have extended public swimm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2019 - 07:58

  14. Busting European Dams

    17 Jun 2019- 08:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Europe's biggest dam-busting operation for decades has commenced with an irreparable breach in the 36-meter height Vezins Dam in northwest France. In a project that was conceived 10 years ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2019 - 08:12

  15. Hydro Industry Assesses Climate Change Resilience

    18 May 2019- 07:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France A new guide will help the hydropower industry to assess resilience to extreme weather events. The International Hydropower Association (IHA) guide is designed to inform all hydropower projects re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2019 - 07:35