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  1. Chromium Pollution Threatens Operations at Siauliai Treatment Plant

    20 Nov 2014- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIAULIAI, Lithuania Large amounts of chromium and related compounds were recently detected in the wastewater network in the northern Lithuanian city of Siauliai, rendering the sludge produced at the local ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/20/2014 - 10:28

  2. Russia, Belarus, Lithuania Look at Nemunas River Basin Management

    24 Jun 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania An international conference in Vilnius last week looked at the state of the trans-boundary Nemunas River, also known as the Neman River, which runs through parts of Russia, Belarus and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2014 - 10:23

  3. Lithuanian Parliament Adopts New Water Law

    11 Jun 2014- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania The Lithuanian Parliament on June 5th adopted a new version of the Law on Water and Wastewater Management. The new law includes a clause banning privatization of state-owned and municipal ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2014 - 10:09

  4. Lithuania Plans $80 Million in Water Projects by 2020

    22 May 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuania’s water and wastewater management program for the new European Union funding period (2014-2020) includes 28 projects worth around $80 million USD, according to Inesis Kiskis, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2014 - 09:59

  5. Lithuanian Utility Chief Jailed Over Fake Project

    1 May 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANEVĖŽYS, Lithuania Rimantas Liepa, the former head of northern Lithuanian water utility Aukstaitijos Vandenys, has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison after the Panevėžys City District Court ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/01/2014 - 09:59

  6. Lithuania Approves New EU-Funded Water Projects

    18 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuania’s Ministry of Environment has launched its water and wastewater program for 2014-2020, after Environment Minister Valentinas Mazuronis approved an initial list of 26 projects. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/18/2014 - 10:00

  7. EU to Address Drinking Water Access Laws Based on Citizens Initiative

    25 Mar 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union will examine legislation dealing with access to drinking water, in response to the regional bloc’s first successful citizens’ initiative. “We will launch an EU-wide public ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/25/2014 - 10:10

  8. Lithuanian Utility Regulator Makes Final Decision on Water Tariffs in Vilnius

    13 Mar 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuania’s utility sector regulator, the National Control Commission for Prices and Energy (NCCPE), has made a unilateral decision to increase water and sewage tariffs in the capital city, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2014 - 10:00

  9. Lithuania Failing to Reach Water Management Goals: Regulator

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Lithuanian water companies have invested over $1.2 billion USD in water and wastewater infrastructure between 1996 and 2013, with 90 percent of those funds coming from the European Union as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/21/2014 - 10:13

  10. Salting Roads Leads to Groundwater Pollution in Lithuania

    23 Jan 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Scientists estimate that around 140,000 tons of sodium chloride is being spread on Lithuanian roads each winter to dissolve snow and ice, and a large amount of that salt is reaching ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2014 - 10:12

  11. Frozen Water Tariffs May Put EU Investments in Lithuania at Risk

    20 Dec 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania Many Lithuanian water companies are sinking into debt as service costs rise and municipalities, mindful of upcoming elections, are declining to raise water tariffs. The situation puts ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2013 - 10:09

  12. Lithuanian Water Industry Group Calls for Change in Strategy

    11 Dec 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VILNIUS, Lithuania An influential Lithuanian water industry group, the Association of Lithuanian Water Suppliers, issued a special statement on December 3 calling for a major change in the country’s investment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/11/2013 - 10:06

  13. Siauliai Plans to Invest $80 Million for Water Management

    16 Oct 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIAULIAI, Lithuania Siauliu Vandenys, the regional water company in the northern Lithuanian city of Siauliai, will invest some $80.1 million USD for water and wastewater networks in 2013-2017. European Union ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2013 - 10:01

  14. 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 ...

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

  15. Lithuanians Protest Chevron's Shale Gas Entry Into the Country

    16 Sep 2013- 10:07 by Local Press Report VILNIUS The Baltic Course Samogitian community once again attempted to draw the attention of the Government by holding a rally at the Government Palace against U.S.-based company Chevron in Vilnius, informs LETA ...

    Local Press Report - 09/16/2013 - 10:07

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