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  • 30 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Jerusalem Post A new composite developed by Israeli company Curapipe could save large amounts of water by plugging tiny holes in pipes. "In Israel, water loss rates are generally around 10 percent of the water in a municipal system," said
  • 4 Nov 2009- 15:02 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 4 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 19:59 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 2 Nov 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report washington, dc, UNITED STATE S CG/LA Infrastructure LLC CG/LA Infrastructure LLC released its list of Top 100 Global Strategic Infrastructure Projects, ahead of its 3rd Annual Global Forum in New York City from December 9-11. The total estimated value of the
  • 26 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states CThe U.S. Commerce Department has launched an investigation into dumping by Chinese steel pipe exporters, which could lead to new duties of almost 100 percent on imports of steel pipes from China. This follows preliminary
  • 7 Sep 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel I sraeli water technology company Bio Pure Technology (BPT) has managed to complete a second round of fund-raising and raised $12 million USD from a local venture capital firm and a US-based fund. The company said it would use the funds
  • 1 Jun 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Five Israeli Defense Force (IDF) bases in the Palestinian territories are contaminating local water sources through neglect and poor management, according to a letter sent to the Israeli commander-inchief of the IDF from the Ministry of
  • 27 May 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV, Israel Jerusalem Post (Israel) oosKAriews A system developed by Tel Aviv University physicist Professor Abraham Katzir can monitor drinking water supply safety in real time. Katzir's system uses special fibers developed and modified in his lab
  • 25 May 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV, Israel Jerusalem Post (Israel) A system developed by Tel Aviv University physicist Professor Abraham Katzir can monitor drinking water supply safety in real time. Katzir's system uses special fibers developed and modified in his lab that serve
  • 24 Mar 2009- 08:06 by Local Press Report UNITED STATE S, WASHINGTON DC WaterOnline CG/LA Infrastructure LLC. released the top 100 infrastructure projects in the Americas with a total estimated value of $64.6 billion USD. The projects are also expected to produce 2.8 million jobs. All the projects
  • 3 Mar 2009- 15:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states In a new study by the World Bank, "Low Carbon, High Growth: Latin American Responses to Climate Change," World Bank experts state that there are several imminent threats to water resources as well as energy and
  • 2 Feb 2009- 13:46 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The Jerusalem Post (Israel) Two gas pipelines had to be shut off in Haifa last week because they were leaking into the Gedura stream, according to Robert Reuven, head of the Environmental Protection Ministry for Haifa District. Reuven gave Bazan Oil
  • 13 Jan 2009- 12:06 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV, GUATEMALA Globes (Israel) Solel Boneh International Ltd., an Arison Holdings Ltd. company, has signed a $200 million contact for the Palo Viejo hydroelectric project in Guatemala. The 85-megawatt plant will take about 32 months to build. Solel
  • 5 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Paz Oil, one of the Israel's largest oil companies, is pushing the government to commit to buy water from the desalination plant the firm is currently building in Ashdod. The sticking point between the government and the oil company