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  1. Germany Addresses Low Rhine Water Challenges

    10 Jul 2019- 09:53 by Local Press Report BERLIN World Cargo News Germany’s federal transport secretary, Andreas Scheuer, has published an action plan aimed at dealing with extreme low water levels on the river Rhine. Dubbed ‘Niedrigwasser Rhein’ (Low wate ...

    Local Press Report - 07/10/2019 - 09:53

  2. German City's Medieval Water System Awarded World Heritage Status

    8 Jul 2019- 10:56 by Local Press Report AUGSBURG Phys.org The German city of Augsburg was Saturday granted World Heritage status by UNESCO for its over 800-year-old water management system boasting an aquaduct, water towers, ornate fountains, canals and h ...

    Local Press Report - 07/08/2019 - 10:58

  3. German Research Team Tracks River Water Levels From Space

    1 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report MUNICH Space Daily A team at the German Geodetic Research Institute at TUM applied specially developed algorithms to raw measurement data collected from satellite missions. The new model makes it possible to extrapo ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2019 - 08:08

  4. Climate Change, Shrinking Glaciers Threaten Europe's Most Important River

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report BERLIN Insurance Journal After a prolonged summer drought, the bustling traffic at one of the shallowest points on the Rhine ground to a halt for nearly a month late last year, choking off a critical transport arte ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  5. South America Glacier Melt Tracked By Satellites

    17 Jan 2019- 13:01 by Local Press Report ERLANGEN Eurealert! Researchers from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have now investigated all glacial areas in South America in more detail than ever before, from the tropical areas of Vene ...

    Local Press Report - 01/17/2019 - 13:01

  6. It's Never Too Late To Watch "Back To The Future" Again

    20 Oct 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report HAMBURG ARS Technica Climate models—computer simulations of Earth’s climate system—are crucial tools for scientists, given that it's impossible to run experiments on the entire planet. Access to these digital ...

    Local Press Report - 10/20/2018 - 09:47

  7. River Elbe Falls To 80-year-low Levels

    25 Sep 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report BERLIN China.org The Elbe River has fallen to the lowest water level in over 80 years, with a new record of 45 centimeters measured in Germany's Magdeburg. Shipping on the Elbe has long been almost completely ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2018 - 07:56

  8. Berlin Rethinks Water Strategy In Climate Change Context

    19 Sep 2018- 08:49 by Local Press Report BERLIN Deutsche Welle Berlin has had no significant rainfall since February and temperatures have been warmer than average since April. "The system that we have has never experienced what we're now experi ...

    Local Press Report - 09/19/2018 - 08:49

  9. Space: Five Year Mission To Predict Drought Impacts, Monitor Aquifers

    29 May 2018- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC A joint US/German space mission to track the continuous movement of water and other changes in Earth's mass on and beneath the planet's surface launched 22 May. The twin spacecraft of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  10. Rising Cost Of Germany’s Tap Water Blamed On High Nitrate Levels In Groundwater

    11 May 2018- 08:13 by OOSKAnews Info BERLIN, Germany The price of tap water in Germany rose on average over 25 percent between 2005 and 2016, an evaluation from the country’s pro-environment Green party has found, attributing rising prices to nitrate poll ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:28

  11. UNFCCC Launches First-Ever Annual Report

    7 May 2018- 07:30 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany UN Climate Change has launched its first-ever Annual Report, laying out the key 2017 achievements and pointing to the future of the climate change process. "Climate Change is the single biggest threat ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:28

  12. Europe Should Expect Worse Droughts

    24 Apr 2018- 11:41 by Local Press Report LEIPZIG European Scientist 400 million people in Europe could be affected by more severe droughts if global temperatures rise by 3°C, according to a team of international scientists. The team warned that droughts w ...

    Local Press Report - 04/24/2018 - 11:41

  13. Allianz To Invest In Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund

    11 Apr 2018- 12:00 by Local Press Report MUNICH Morningstar Allianz SE (ALV.XE) will finance African infrastructure projects by making two separate investments in the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund, or EAIF, the insurer said Tuesday. The investments ...

    Local Press Report - 04/11/2018 - 12:00

  14. WHO Highlights Drinking Water Contamination in Europe

    21 Mar 2018- 07:53 by Local Press Report BONN World Health Organization Millions of people in the WHO European Region drink contaminated water, often without knowing it. WHO estimates that, every day, 14 people die of diarrhoeal disease due to inadequate ...

    Local Press Report - 03/21/2018 - 07:53

  15. Climate Change Threatens Hydropower Sustainability

    2 Mar 2018- 12:56 by Local Press Report BONN Deusche Welle Water power is the largest renewable energy source in the world, but some plants are running out of water due to severe droughts. Is climate change jeopardizing the future of hydropower plants? Cl ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2018 - 12:56

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