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  • 3 Feb 2016- 10:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a new series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for organizations and
  • 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
  • 21 Mar 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France/WASHINGTON, DC, United States The world’s energy sector currently accounts for about 15 percent of total global water use, and that figure is expected to increase by 2035, the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned this week. The agency
  • 22 Nov 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland A group of 133 developing nations, known as G77+China, as well as a number of NGOs walked out of UN climate change talks held in Warsaw, Poland this week due to differences with countries who are the biggest polluters. Representatives of
  • 18 Sep 2012- 09:14 by Local Press Report DENVER CO MENAFN The global market for water and water treatment services, particularly for companies in the Metals & Minerals Industry, continues to grow at double-digit rates despite the anemic U.S.economy and the slowdown of China's and India&
  • 10 May 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, OVERLAND PARK, KS Black & Veatch President and CEO Dan McCarthy last week told OOSKAnews that the main pressures facing the water industry fall into four categories — climate change, political, economic and innovation. McCarthy
  • 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
  • 14 Oct 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 14 Oct 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 12 Oct 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a
  • 12 Oct 2009- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, MA, CAMBRIDGE Innovations are not enough to solve water scarcity, according to former technology officer of General Electric Water and Process Technologies Ramesh Rengarajan. An effective solution to the water problem will involve a