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  1. Spain Cracks Down On Groundwater Theft

    25 Mar 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report SEVILLE Phys.org Digging an illegal well to irrigate crops is a widespread practice in Spain as water becomes increasingly scarce. But around 100 such boreholes have been blocked off recently around Lucena del Puer ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:22

  2. 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

  3. Spanish Contractor Withdraws From Massive DRC Hydro Project

    3 Feb 2020- 07:53 by Local Press Report MADRID Global Construction Review Spanish contractor ACS has withdrawn from the 10GW Inga 3 hydroelectric project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is thought that ACS effectively abandoned the project at the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  4. "Irresponsible" Agriculture Contaminates Spain's Aquifers

    18 Dec 2019- 07:56 by Local Press Report MADRID Euronews Almost half of Spain's groundwater reserves are polluted, according to the Ministry of Ecological Transition. Also known as aquifers, the polluted reserves are a pressing problem that affects t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 07:56

  5. Climate Bonds Initiative Urged To Scrap Hydro Certification Scheme

    11 Dec 2019- 07:52 by Local Press Report MADRID MongaBay As world leaders, industry groups, and campaigners converge on Madrid for the climate change COP, the proponents of hydropower are out in full force, keen to profit from and perpetuate the myth of h ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:44

  6. Latin America, Caribbean Described As "Laboratory For Climate Change"

    10 Dec 2019- 11:46 by Local Press Report MADRID Barbados Today The United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) has described Latin America and the Caribbean as “a laboratory for climate action,” as world leaders gather in Madrid, Spain for the 25th United ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2019 - 11:46

  7. Marrakesh Partnership Sets Climate Action Pathway For Water

    11 Dec 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat BONN, Germany The Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action has released its Climate Action Pathways through 2050, including a Pathway for Water, that set a “baseline” of actions and accomplishments throug ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  8. Climate Change Uncertainty Means Water Uncertainty

    2 Dec 2019- 09:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat MADRID, Spain A new guidance and planning document for integrating water into climate responses. “ Watering the NDCs ” offers guiding principles and recommendations for national climate planners and decision-make ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:22

  9. We Art Water Film Festival

    13 Nov 2019- 09:01 by Local Press Report BARCELONA We Are Water Foundation The We Art Water Film Festival is an international short-film competition organised by the We Are Water Foundation, which aims to recognize and reward the talent of all those peopl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/13/2019 - 09:01

  10. Information Update On Chile COP25, To Be Held In Madrid, Spain, 2-13 December 2019

    20 Nov 2019- 12:07 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an update to certain details following the offer of the Government of Spain to host the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/20/2019 - 12:07

  11. Spain Will Host COP25 After Chile Backs Out; Trump Initiates US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

    7 Nov 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an offer from the Government of Spain to host United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) from December 2-13, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 08:00

  12. Spain: Malaga Province Wastewater Spill Threatens Water Supply Of Inland Towns

    22 Sep 2019- 01:18 by Local Press Report MALAGA The Olive Press A river of sewage is leaking into an aquifer supplying water to towns in the province of Malaga. Dirty water is flowing into the underground water supply, which caters for the towns of Alhaur ...

    Local Press Report - 09/22/2019 - 01:18

  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. Iberdrola Opens Brazil Hydro Plant

    27 May 2019- 06:49 by Local Press Report BRASILIA Water Power Magazine Iberdrola, through its Brazilian affiliate Neoenergia, has officially opened the 350MW Baixo Iguaçu hydroelectric power plant in Brazil. The plant, which required an investment of more ...

    Local Press Report - 05/27/2019 - 12:06

  15. EU Takes Spain To Court For Neglect Of Doñana Wetlands

    5 Feb 2019- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission announced January 24 that it will refer Spain to the European Court of Justice for failure to take sufficient measures to protect groundwaters that run into the Doñana ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 10:42