Disasters

Displaying 1 - 9 of 9
  • 19 May 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HOUSTON, TX, United States A study by researchers in the biotechnology department at Rice University in Houston has found that growing single strains of oil-rich algae in wastewater could be “a viable production method to procure algal biomass for
  • On the same day that Thailand’s government come out in support of Laos’ decision to immediately begin construction of the controversial Xayaburi Dam on the Lower Mekong River, international environmental NGO WWF issued a warning that construction puts environment and livelihoods in “grave danger.”
  • Tensions are rising again over the proposed Thai-funded Xayaburi Dam project in Laos. Last December in Siem Reap, Cambodia, the Mekong River Commission Council, representing Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand, debated the 1,260-megawatt dam’s future. Delegates decided that a fuller study of the dam’s impact was needed before further development.
  • 27 Jan 2011- 10:36 by Local Press Report SAN DIEGO, CA | Source: UPI UPI SAN DIEGO, CA | Source: UPI Millions of gallons of raw sewage from a broken pipeline at the Punta Bandera treatment plant in Baja, California is flowing down the Tijuana River to the Pacific Ocean. The sewage leak has led to
  • 26 Apr 2010- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, TX, HOUSTON Exxon CEO and chairman Rex Tillerson denied reports that his company is to lead a multi-billion dollar water injection project to supply oil fields, which was recently awarded to international companies by the Iraqi government
  • 16 Dec 2009- 15:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, CA, SAN DIEGO The global water sector will remain a safe investment choice during 2010 amid the financial turmoil around the world, and even in years beyond, according to US-based investment management firm Summit Global Management. The
  • 16 Dec 2009- 13:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, CA, SAN DIEGO The global water sector will remain a safe investment choice during 2010 amid the financial turmoil around the world, and even in years beyond, according to US-based investment management firm Summit Global Management. The
  • 14 Dec 2009- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, CA, SAN DIEGO The global water sector will remain a safe investment choice during 2010 amid the financial turmoil around the world, and even in years beyond, according to US-based investment management firm Summit Global Management. The
  • 14 Dec 2009- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, CA, SAN DIEGO The global water sector will remain a safe investment choice during 2010 amid the financial turmoil around the world, and even in years beyond, according to US-based investment management firm Summit Global Management. The