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  1. September 2020 Was Hottest On Record

    12 Oct 2020- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The European Union’s Copernicus Climate Change Service has confirmed that September 2020 was 0.05°C warmer than 2019 and 0.08°C warmer than in 2016, the previous monthly records. It is possible t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2020 - 10:42

  2. International Network of Basin Organisations: Webinar 13 October

    29 Sep 2020- 07:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France Current environment crises such as wild forest fires in California and the Brazilian Pantanal, drought in the lower Mekong River, and floods in Senegal are all examples of disasters that are warnin ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  3. Drama Over Veolia's Bid To Takeover Rival Suez

    23 Sep 2020- 05:18 by Local Press Report PARIS EU Policies Tensions are continuing to grow following Veolia’s attempted hostile takeover of rival Suez, despite French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s calls for calm and hopes that a “useless war” can be a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:12

  4. Drought Restricts French Nuclear Plant's Production Capacity

    20 Aug 2020- 08:36 by Local Press Report PARIS FR24 Low water levels on the Meuse could further restrict Sunday’s production at EDF Chooz nuclear power plant in northern France. The use of water by EDF is regulated by law to protect plant and animal life. ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2020 - 08:36

  5. Photographs: Syrian Villagers Blame Turkey For Drop In Euphrates Water Levels

    13 Aug 2020- 04:34 by Local Press Report PARIS The Observers Since May, residents of northeastern Syria have noticed a visible decrease in the Euphrates's water levels. The legendary river's source is found in Turkey, and it irrigates all of nor ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 04:34

  6. 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

  7. "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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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