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  1. Chrome Factory Pollution Causes Green Snowfall In Russian City

    26 Feb 2019- 10:10 by Local Press Report PERVOURALSK The Independent Green snow has fallen on a Russian city, sparking an outcry over pollution. Chemicals pumped out by a chrome factory in Pervouralsk have been blamed for the phenomenon, the latest in a s ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 10:10

  2. Russia Declares Plan To Clean Up Most Polluted Cities

    11 Feb 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Tass News Agency The Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has set out to fully clean up Russia’s most polluted cities by 2024 within the framework of the state’s national project known as &q ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2019 - 10:37

  3. Russia Authorities Raid Homes Of Environmental Activists

    3 Feb 2019- 10:27 by Local Press Report KOLOMNA Deutsche Welle The people of Kolomna have been protesting against Moscow refuse being dumped near their city. Now, vocal anti-garbage activists have had their homes raided and searched. Pollution Social Issu ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2019 - 10:27

  4. Russian Energy Giant To Invest In Pakistan Dams

    18 Jan 2019- 08:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KARACHI, Pakistan Giant state-run Russian energy company Inter RAO Group has offered to invest $2 Billion USD in Pakistan water and power sector projects, including the Mohmand dam on the Swat River. Inter RAO ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 08:55

  5. Russian, Chinese Scientists To Cooperate On Lunar Water Search

    17 Jan 2019- 13:01 by Local Press Report BARNAUL Tass News Agency Scientists of Altai State Technical University (AltSTU) have won a grant of the Russian Fundamental Research Fund and China’s National Natural Science Fund for 2019-2020, according toVladim ...

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

  6. Magical Russian Mushrooms!

    11 Jan 2019- 08:50 by Local Press Report NOVOBUREYSKIY The Siberian Times Stunning sculptures appear hanging on trees that were submerged by a giant new reservoir. As the water levels dipped, officials noticed the ‘mushrooms’ made of ice and sprinkled wit ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2019 - 08:55

  7. Siberia "Toilet of Shame" To Punish Late Payers

    20 Dec 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report IRKUTSK Business Insider A water company in the freezing Russian region of Siberia has imposed a public "toilet of shame" outside a tower block, to punish residents who don't pay their bills on time. ...

    Local Press Report - 12/20/2018 - 12:33

  8. St. Petersburg Utility Bribery Case Initiated

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report ST. PETERSBURG Crime Russia Investigators of the Russian northern capital initiated a criminal case regarding bribery against employees of the State Unitary Enterprise Vodokanal St. Petersburg. According to the inve ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  9. $15.2 Million USD "Wasted On Nonexistent Pipes"

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report VOLSK Crime Russia On November 19, a section of the road collapsed in Volsk, Saratov. According to local media, the roadway was first washed out by sewage, and then it just fell below ground. Corporate Risk Innovat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  10. Oil Industry Blamed For Russia River Fish Decline

    12 Aug 2018- 09:18 by Local Press Report SYUNAI SALE The Barents Observer A resident of Yamal settlement Syunai Sale has written an emotional message about the problem with the fish: "The Yamal and Nadym districts have become impoverished! There is n ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:18

  11. Southern Russia Installs Card Operated Water Pump Systems

    12 Aug 2018- 09:20 by Local Press Report KRASNODAR The Moscow Times Southern Russia has become the latest region to install card-operated water pumps to cut down on water waste. Public utilities have introduced “smart” pumps that dispense water through pr ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:20

  12. Mass Seagull Deaths Investigated In Russia's Far East

    29 Jul 2018- 08:09 by Local Press Report VERKHOYANSK The Moscow Times Authorities in Russia’s Far East are investigating a mysterious mass die-off of gulls. Approximately 50 carcasses were discovered in the Sakha republic’s town of Verkhoyansk this week. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2018 - 08:09

  13. BRICS Bank Will Finance Russia Water Infrastructure

    18 Jul 2018- 08:53 by Local Press Report MOSCOW RT Business News Russia may borrow $1 billion from BRICS New Development Bank for infrastructure projects, Deputy Finance Minister Sergey Storchak told reporters on Monday. "With the new BRICS developme ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 08:53

  14. Ukraine Mine Flooding Poses Serious Socio-Economic And Environmental Risk

    23 Jul 2018- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Concern is mounting in Ukraine about radioactive contamination of fresh water caused by flooding of mines in the Russia-occupied east of the country. Ambassador Ihor Prokopchuk, Permanent Represe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/23/2018 - 07:54

  15. Crimean Leader Requests Financial Aid From Moscow To Offset Drought Costs

    7 Jul 2018- 12:55 by Local Press Report MOSCOW The Moscow Times The de-facto leader of Crimea, Sergei Aksyonov, has turned to Moscow for financial assistance amidst a drought-induced state of emergency in several agricultural regions and $1 million in dam ...

    Local Press Report - 07/07/2018 - 12:55

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