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  1. Hospital In Scotland Is World's First To Achieve Alliance For Water Stewardship Certification

    15 Jan 2020- 06:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAITHNESS, United Kingdom Caithness General Hospital in Wick, Scotland, has become the first in the world to be awarded Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification. AWS is a global membership collaborat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 08:27

  2. The Climate Disasters Of 2019

    6 Jan 2020- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom A new report from NGO  Christian Aid  identifies and quantifies 15 of the most destructive weather events of 2019. All of the disasters (floods, cyclones, typhoons, hurricanes, tropical s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2020 - 10:03

  3. Regulator Orders England And Wales Water Companies To Cut Charges To Customers

    18 Dec 2019- 08:20 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Water firms in England and Wales have been told to cut bills for the average household by £50- or 12 per cent- over the next five years by the regulator Ofwat. In a report published on Monday ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 08:20

  4. Spike In Methane Emissions From South Sudan Wetlands Detected

    16 Dec 2019- 05:19 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH BBC News Scientists think they can now explain at least part of the recent growth in methane (CH4) levels in the atmosphere. Researchers, led from Edinburgh University, UK, say their studies point to a bi ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 05:19

  5. Is EU Water Framework Directive Fit For Purpose?

    11 Dec 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report LONDON Ends Report The EU Water Framework Directive (WFD) and other legislation needs to be amended to account for threat posed by the cocktail effect of different chemical pollutants, according to a five-year rese ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2019 - 10:01

  6. "Water Tower" Loss Will Affect Almost Two Billion People

    11 Dec 2019- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Almost 2 billion people could be negatively affected by the decline of natural “water towers” (glaciers and snow that store water in winter and release it gradually in warmer seasons) due ...

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

  7. EBRD Supports Upgrade Of Romania Water, Wastewater Systems

    9 Dec 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), as a co-financier under the European Union Large Infrastructure Operational Program (LIOP), has committed to lend approximatel ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2019 - 07:45

  8. Arctic Ice Melt Leads To World's Tallest Waterfall Phenomenon

    7 Dec 2019- 12:12 by Local Press Report CAMBRIDGE CNN What may have been the world's tallest waterfall briefly formed on Greenland's ice sheet last year, draining a meltwater lake of 5 million cubic meters of water-- equivalent to 2,000 Olympic- ...

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

  9. Planet Will Soon Cross Climate Change "Tipping Point"

    2 Dec 2019- 09:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat EXETER, United Kingdom Leading international climate scientists have warned that the world is at the point of crossing a series of climate “tipping points" and the this risk creates a “state of planetary eme ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:23

  10. Fracking Good For Water Industry?

    1 Dec 2019- 09:25 by Local Press Report LONDON Petroleum Economist The boom in US shale production is spurring the growth of supporting industries, with water-handling prominent among these. Oilfield water management is nothing new, as conventional oil an ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 09:25

  11. Loch Ness Water May Be Deployed For Urban Supply

    26 Nov 2019- 14:48 by Local Press Report DUMFERMLINE The Inverness Courier Loch Ness could be used to supply water to Inverness during drier summers, Scottish Water has revealed. The utilities firm has drawn up plans to develop a pumping station south-wes ...

    Local Press Report - 11/26/2019 - 14:48

  12. Local Water Shortages Are Building To A Global Crisis

    20 Nov 2019- 05:28 by Local Press Report LONDON Reuters Population growth and climate change are putting increasingly intense pressure on the planet’s limited water supplies, with worsening shortages emerging from the Middle East to Asia and Latin America ...

    Local Press Report - 11/20/2019 - 05:28

  13. Scotland: Independent Review Will Examine Fatal Water Contamination Incident

    20 Nov 2019- 05:23 by Local Press Report GLASGOW BBC News An independent review examining water contamination and other problems at Glasgow's largest hospital will be published in the spring. Health Secretary Jeane Freeman faced questions from MSPs a ...

    Local Press Report - 11/20/2019 - 05:23

  14. aquaNOW Audience: "The Future of Water Stewardship"- Review And Link To Video

    20 Nov 2019- 05:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat EDINBURGH, United Kingdom OOSKAnews produced the second panel discussion in this year’s series of aquaNOW Audiences 11 November at The Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh, Scotland.  and the topic this time was "T ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 13:08

  15. World's Cities Report Climate Change Impacts; Most Lag In Mitigation, Adaptation Measures

    19 Nov 2019- 08:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) global environment disclosure system has released its newest report on cities, revealing that of the 620 respondents in 2018, 530 revealed that they are e ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:28

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