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  • 3 Sep 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Limited availability of freshwater could become a stumbling block to the growing shale gas sector, according to a new report from the Washington, DC-based World Resource Institute (WRI). The report, “ Global Shale Gas
  • 8 Jul 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Over-extraction of groundwater is causing wells to dry up and water tables to fall so fast in the Middle East and parts of India, China and the United States that global food supplies are seriously at risk, according to
  • 2 Nov 2009- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Saudi Arabia, JEDDAH T he $3.4 billion USD Marafiq Independent Water and Power Project, which was carried out by France's GDF-Suez, came online last week. However, the plant will not reach its full design capacity of treating more than 200 million