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  • 15 Sep 2016- 08:26 by Local Press Report CORTEZ, CO The Journal An unknown number of aquifers dot the border along Mexico and the U.S., groundwater both sides use for agriculture, irrigation, and cities. For a decade, researchers have attempted to study these transboundary aquifers, but limited
  • 13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GLASGOW, United Kingdom OOSKAnews Voices  is a 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 individuals to
  • 30 Aug 2016- 00:20 by Local Press Report BAJA CALIFORNIA Water World A public-private partnership for a project in northern Rosarito Beach, Mexico, was signed recently, paving the way for the largest desalination plant in the Western Hemisphere to be built. Access Climate Corporate Risk Innovation,
  • 4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRASILIA, Brazil The 8th World Water Forum, which will be held in Brazil in 2018, will take on climate change and other key issues including trans-boundary river basin management; dams and reservoirs; financing; universal access to safe drinking water
  • 26 Jul 2016- 08:43 by Local Press Report SAN DIEGO, CA San Diego Free Press A permit for  the construction of a four-mile-long potable water pipeline that would transport water from the Rosarito Desalination plant across the U.S.-Mexico border to Otay Mesa has been granted but the local water
  • 13 Jul 2016- 09:06 by Local Press Report ROCHESTER, NY Furturity As a variety of factors are expected to increase water scarcity throughout the Southwest region, several states are considering plans to partner with Mexico to build binational desalination plants. Access Innovation, Infrastructure
  • 12 Jul 2016- 09:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE “Groundwater contamination is the biggest threat to humanity,” Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize Winner and Professor John Cherry stated categorically in his address to delegates at Singapore International Water Week. “We are in the middle of a water
  • 24 Jun 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report GEORGE TOWN Cayman Compass Cayman’s Consolidated Water Company has won its bid to build a half-billion-dollar desalinization plant in Mexico, making the company a global leader in water-processing technology, and opening the way to parched markets in the
  • 20 May 2016- 08:51 by Local Press Report SAN ANTONIO DE LOURDES New York Times The well in San Antonio de Lourdes, a village in Guanajuato State in central Mexico, went dry years ago. The village itself, depleted by poverty and migration, seems to be drying up, too. But a half-hour’s drive away,
  • 1 Apr 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Los Angeles Times In a city built on a lake bed where it rains all summer, the problem isn't exactly a shortage of water. Rather the infrastructure of pipes is so riddled with cracks that a third of the water the city puts into the system
  • 29 Mar 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily Water storage reservoirs in Mexico City, intended to prevent flooding, serve a dual purpose: for many residents they are garbage dumps. Delfino Hernández of the Autonomous Metropolitan University said conditions could lead to an
  • 15 Mar 2016- 08:54 by Local Press Report SAN QUENTIN Desalination and Water Reuse Quarterly A consortium of RWL Water Group and Mexico's, Libra Ingenieros Civiles and RJ Ingenieria has begun construction of 22,000 m3/d reverse osmosis (RO) seawater desalination plant in Mexico's Baja
  • 19 Feb 2016- 09:20 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER, WA WaterWorld Northwest Pipe Company, an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe products for water and wastewater systems, announced plans to re-brand its Monterrey, Mexico facility as North American Pipe Fabricators. Corporate Risk
  • 17 Feb 2016- 09:47 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Christian Science Monitor To save this thirsty city, government officials, NGOs, and citizens are promoting household water conservation, introducing rainwater recovery and purification, as well as more ambitious proposals to recover natural
  • 25 Jan 2016- 08:24 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico News Daily Oil and gas thieves have plenty of Pemex pipelines to choose from, but transporting the stolen fuel is another issue. So in Puebla they’ve identified a ready supply of suitable vehicles: water trucks. Access Innovation,