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  1. Scottish Environment Agency Hit By Ransomware Hackers

    25 Jan 2021- 08:15 by Local Press Report STIRLING Holyrood The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is continuing to respond to an ongoing ransomware attack thought to be caused by international serious and organised cyber crime groups. The agenc ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:15

  2. England Plans To Reduce Sewage Pollution Of Rivers And Coasts

    25 Jan 2021- 08:14 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian The environment secretary, George Eustice, has made a commitment to reducing releases of raw sewage by water companies into rivers and coastal waters. Eustice said there was “still too much reli ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:14

  3. The Unexpected, Symbiotic Connection Between Water And Cryptocurrencies

    21 Jan 2021- 13:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom The rapid proliferation of cryptocurrencies in recent years (with Bitcoin the most prominent) is raising environmental concerns, and water resources deployed for hydropower are becomi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 13:12

  4. Climate Change: Guilty! Genghis Khan Not Responsible For Demise Of River Civilizations

    12 Jan 2021- 15:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LINCOLN, United Kingdom It was climate change, not the Mongol insurgency led by Genghis Khan that caused the demise of Central Asia’s river civilisations in the early 13th century, new research suggests. The l ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:33

  5. Counting The Cost Of Climate Change To The World's Economy

    9 Jan 2021- 10:37 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Christian Aid's annual assessment of weather disasters reports an estimated $150 Billion USD in damages in 2020, reflecting long-term impact of global warming. An estimated 4 Percent o ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  6. Record Number of Companies On CDP's Water Security A List

    11 Dec 2020- 09:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat London, United Kingdom The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has released the findings of its annual survey of companies' environmental responsibility with a record 106 corporates, including 34 “new achievers ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  7. The Energy Potential Of Warm Water From Abandoned Mines

    11 Dec 2020- 07:23 by Local Press Report GLASGOW Power Technology The UK’s new underground observatory, dedicated to researching subsurface knowledge, has opened in Glasgow, with the facility team saying that it will contribute to the UK’s ambition to dec ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2020 - 07:34

  8. Scotland, Hydro Nation Announces "Chair" At Stirling University

    11 Dec 2020- 07:22 by Local Press Report STIRLING University of Stirling Scottish Water and the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) have announced a unique partnership with the University of Stirling to deliver the newly created post of the Scotland Hydro Nati ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2020 - 07:22

  9. Four Dead After Wastewater Treatment Plant Explosion

    8 Dec 2020- 09:46 by Local Press Report BRISTOL BBC News Four people have died and another has been injured in a large explosion at a waste water treatment works. Three of the people who died worked for the firm, and the other was a contractor. The injure ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:46

  10. New Tool Helps Countries Track Changes In Surface Water Supply

    7 Dec 2020- 09:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom A new tool from the United Kingdom's Office for National Statistics (ONS) will enable countries around the world keep track of changes in surface water supply. The tool uses processed ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  11. How Water Stewardship Can Help Business Build Climate Resilience

    4 Dec 2020- 10:07 by Staff- Water Diplomat EDINBURGH, United Kingdom A new practical guide from World Wildlife Fund (WWF) illustrates steps businesses can take to help maintain profitability and social license to operate in a climate-insecure future. &quo ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  12. "No Current Plans" For Scotland To Export Water To England

    28 Nov 2020- 07:08 by Staff- Water Diplomat EDINBURGH, United Kingdom While Scotland has a relative abundance of freshwater compared to an increasing number of parts of the world that are becoming water stressed due to population growth and climate factor ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  13. One Hundred Percent Expansion For EBRD Green Cities Programme

    23 Nov 2020- 09:04 by Local Press Report LONDON New Europe The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on November 19 finance for the bank’s urban sustainability programme, EBRD Green Cities, is doubling in size with a further €950 mi ...

    Local Press Report - 11/24/2020 - 08:30

  14. Microplastic Pollution Identified Close To Everest Summit

    23 Nov 2020- 08:59 by Local Press Report PLYMOUTH University of Plymouth Scientists have identified the highest recorded microplastics ever found on Earth – at an altitude of more than 8,000 metres, close to the summit of Mount Everest. Samples collected ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2020 - 08:59

  15. New Book Describes The Hydrodiplomatic Role Of River Basin Organisations

    23 Nov 2020- 09:07 by Local Press Report LONDON Routledge Will tensions and disputes among states sharing international water courses and lakes turn into active conflicts? Addressing this question, this new book shows that these concerns are more prominen ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2020 - 09:07

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