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  • 29 May 2018- 15:33 by OOSKAnews Info Sao Paulo, Brazil China Gezhouba Group Co (CGGC) announced May 29 that its subsidiary in Brazil has purchased a 100 percent stake of a water supply company in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in a latest move to improve the Chinese state-owned construction giant's
  • 14 May 2018- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China Since China's South-to-North Water Diversion project started operations in 2008, a total of five billion cubic meters of water has been transferred to Beijing by May 8, 2018, according to the project office in Beijing. Statistics show that 3
  • 10 May 2018- 10:45 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Business Day Reduced revenue and the increased cost of water supply infrastructure mean that the City of Cape Town has to raise water tariffs. "If we used to sell 1‚000-million litres [of water] a day but now we can only sell 500-million
  • 8 May 2018- 11:49 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan News Agency Minister of Water and Irrigation, Ali Ghezawi, said Jordan bears great burdens due to the Syrian refugees crisis that raised the demand on water, especially in the north regions, and the Kingdom as a whole. He made his remarks in a
  • 6 May 2018- 14:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHOENIX, Arizona Maintenance of the Yuma Desal Plant, built in 1992 to treat agricultural runoff and conserve water in Lake Mead may need millions more than anticipated, even to operate at a small fraction of capacity (News Observer). "The plant
  • 2 May 2018- 09:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TIRANA, Albania Azerbaijan News Agency The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), the primary function of which is to transport Caspian natural gas to Europe, has "completed the reconstruction of the Mbrostar", supplying water to the Albanian
  • 19 Apr 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report BRASILIA, Brazil Mongabay A second iron ore pipeline leak within three weeks has occurred on the Santo Antônio do Grama River as well as contaminating nearby pastureland according to IBAMA, Brazil’s environmental agency. The second spill occurred March 29
  • 19 Apr 2018- 07:24 by Local Press Report Baghdad, Iraq Devdiscourse Talks between Exxon Mobil and Iraq on a multi-billion-dollar infrastructure contract have reached an impasse, Iraqi officials and two industry sources said, in a potential setback to the oil major's ambitions to expand in the
  • 6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report SALT LAKE CITY UT Deseret News The state of Utah is among multiple critics to the so-called Million pipeline project that proposes to divert Green River water to the Front Range of Colorado. The Utah Division of Resources indicated in an official protest
  • 6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Total Croatia News Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday that the government had reacted promptly to the environmental disaster in Slavonski Brod and that an investigation would show how water in the area had been polluted by hydrocarbons.
  • 16 Mar 2018- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine As of April 3, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) reports that its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) continued to facilitate safe access for workers to and from the Donetsk Filtration Station; it also
  • 4 Apr 2018- 08:13 by Local Press Report TOMS RIVER NJ app. Salt levels in a [New Jersey] river that serves as the primary source of tap water for 85,000 people in Ocean County rose so much due to road deicing that water customers instead drank from a reservoir for the entire month of March. High
  • 3 Apr 2018- 07:24 by Local Press Report THESSALONIKI Ekathimerini The center and north-western parts of Greece's second-largest city have been without water since Tuesday, when a 40-year-old pipeline that brings water to the city from 50 kilometres away burst. Hundreds of thousands of people
  • 28 Mar 2018- 21:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BATH, United Kingdom The Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (EAWAG) says get the duck away! The plastic duck in your bath may kill you, or give you a nasty rash. An EAWAG study has revealed the “dark side” of our friendly flexible
  • 28 Mar 2018- 09:07 by Local Press Report HARARE News Day Zimbabwe Local government minister July Moyo has disclosed that more than 5 000km of Harare’s water pipes were obsolete, causing the city to lose about 60% of its treated water through leakages. Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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