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  • 18 Jun 2015- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRVINE, CA, United States Global groundwater supplies are being depleted at an alarming rate, with more than half of the world’s largest aquifers past their “sustainability tipping points,” according to two new studies from researchers at the University
  • 13 Apr 2015- 09:22 by Local Press Report TOBRUK Libya Herald Tobruk Municipal Council and the Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) are collaborating to solve Tobruk’s water problems with the heads of AGOCO and the mayor of Tobruk visiting sites south of the town this week to assess where new wells
  • 5 Feb 2014- 10:03 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Libya Herald Zulal Water Technology (ZWT) has finished work on one water treatment plant at Waha Oil Company’s (WOC) Gialo oil camp, one of three similar projects at Waha and Essider oil fields. ZWT was awarded the multi-million dinar contract to
  • Arab League energy officials and experts discussed ways to promote nuclear energy for desalination projects during their meeting in Cairo last week.
  • 23 Jan 2012- 15:12 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI Zulal International (Press Release) Libyan water technology company Zulal Water Technology has resumed full operations in Libya. The company announced that it is once again working closely with clients from a variety of sectors to resolve water and
  • 16 Jan 2012- 15:58 by Local Press Report TX, SAN ANTONIO TradeArabia News Service The world’s largest membrane bioreactor systems will likely be built in the Middle East-North Africa (MENA) region, with the market expected to expand at a compounded annual growth rate of 17.77 percent to reach $280
  • 10 Oct 2011- 16:36 by Local Press Report SIRTE The Guardian (United Kingdom) Residents in the Libyan coastal city of Sirte have run out of basic medical supplies and have had to resort to drinking contaminated water to survive as conditions deteriorate. Dr. Siraj Assouri said: “The conditions have
  • Libya’s Great Man-Made River-- a $33 billion USD irrigation system built by the country’s leader, Col. Moammar Gadhafi, to provide water from a vast underground aquifer in the desert for the country’s densely populated coastal belt-- could become a crucial element in his fight to preserve his embattled regime. The GMMR, as the project is known, is the crowning glory of Gadhafi’s four decades in power, the showpiece of Libya’s revolution. Gadhafi himself calls it “the eighth wonder of the world.”   Hailed as a masterpiece of engineering, it provides nearly 5 million cubic meters of water a day to the cities along the Mediterranean coast in northern Libya, where most of the country’s 6.5 million people live. Libya is one of the driest countries in the world. Only 5 percent of the land gets at least 10 centimeters of rainfall a year. 
  • 28 Feb 2011- 13:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA  As unrest in Libya enters its third week, the country’s future is becoming increasingly uncertain. With thousands of deaths and injuries, the country is bordering on civil war between anti-government demonstrators and Colonel Muammar
  • 26 Jul 2010- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA Zulal Water Technology, a water treatment technology company based in Libya, announced on July 21 that it has teamed up with Hitachi in a sales and marketing agreement to provide membrane bioreactor (MBR) wastewater treatment in Libya.
  • 12 Jul 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report LIBYA, WATERLOOVILLE WPL Ltd. WPL Ltd. and El Zulal provided wastewater treatment solutions for a hospital near Ubari as part of a cooperation project between El Zulal and the Libyan government. WPL provided the hospital with a new HiPAF (High Performance
  • 29 Mar 2010- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, LIBYA Zulal Water Technology, a water treatment technology solutions company based in Tripoli, won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a sewage treatment plant 700 kilometers east of the city, the company announced
  • 17 Mar 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report Azerbaijan, TRIPOLI PANA Libya and Azerbaijan have agreed to set up a joint coopera- tion commission to consolidate relations between the two countries in a number of areas. The agreement aims to promote cooperation between the two countries in the areas of
  • 15 Mar 2010- 14:46 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI, LIBYA PANA Libya and Azerbaijan have agreed to set up a joint coopera- countries in the areas of energy, The two sides agreed on the tion commission to consolidate relations between the two countries in a number of areas. The agreement aims to
  • 5 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIBYA, SIRTE Realizing that they lack the resources needed to deal with climate change, ministers of as many as 53 African countries also decided to welcome a proposal attempting to secure billion-dollar commitments for building critical hydropower and

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