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  • 25 Sep 2018- 10:42 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI PV Magazine India If India covers just one third of its major water reservoirs with floating solar installations, it could generate as much as 700 GW of solar power. However, it’s still early days for floating solar in the country, given the lack
  • 8 Sep 2018- 07:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India's Water Resources Minister signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) August 28 with Chief Ministers of 6 Indian states for construction of the Lakhwar multi-purpose project in the Upper Yamuna Basin, according to a government
  • 15 Jun 2018- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India is suffering from "the worst water crisis" in its history according to a new report by the country's National Institution for Transforming India (also called NITI Aayog), a government think tank. The report, "
  • 11 Jun 2018- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan's Foreign Office has said the matter of river waters is as important to it as a jugular vein, but that the country wants to resolve all issues with India through dialog Addressing a weekly news briefing June 7, Foreign
  • 29 May 2018- 09:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC The World Bank has denied Pakistan’s demands for a court of arbitration to resolve the country’s dispute over India’s upstream Kishanganga Hydroelectric Dam project. Following a meeting in Washington DC last week, instigated by the
  • 20 May 2018- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC The Pakistan government is to apprise the top World Bank officials this week about "serious concern" over inauguration of Kishanganga hydro power project by India, "in violation of the Indus Waters Treaty". On May 19,
  • 26 Apr 2018- 09:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC The government of Pakistan has asked the World Bank for a meeting in Washington, DC for talks on the country's ongoing water dispute with India. Miftah Ismail, Adviser to Pakistan's Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic
  • 12 Apr 2018- 11:44 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC World Resources Institute The World Resources Institute (WRI) looks beyond Cape Town's "Day Zero" crisis and examines certain indicators to get a sense of other countries' vulnerability to drought. WRI deploys a new &quot
  • 24 Jan 2018- 10:28 by Local Press Report THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Money Control Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal today stressed the need to build larger dams in India for increasing river water storage capacity to meet demands of population growth, economic growth and sustainable development. Access
  • 17 Jan 2018- 08:43 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Hindu India’s thermal power plants, about 90% of which rely on fresh water for cooling, risk facing serious outages because of shortage of water, according to a new report by the World Resources Institute (WRI). Climate Corporate Risk Energy
  • 23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Bloomberg India plans to as much as quintuple development of hydroelectric power in Jammu and Kashmir, a northern state that has one of the world’s most militarized borders and faces water disputes. The local government is planning to add more than
  • 2 Nov 2017- 10:48 by Local Press Report MUMBAI HindustanTimes The Maharashtra government has made it the primary responsibility of urban local bodies (ULBs) — municipal corporations and municipal councils — to reuse treated sewage water by installing tertiary treatment plants. The government has
  • 18 Aug 2017- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON VA, United States India Criticizes China Over Block on Info At a time when major rivers in Himachal Pradesh are in spate due to heavy rain, lack of information from China on water inflow from the Pareechu rivulet that flows through the Tibetan
  • 26 Jul 2017- 08:22 by Local Press Report KOLKATA The Times of India Even though chief minister Mamata Banerjee apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the flood situation in West Bengal on Tuesday, the state administration and DVC power corportion continued to lock horns over release of water from
  • 6 Jul 2017- 11:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel India and Israel this week announced an upgrade in the nations’ relationship to a “strategic partnership”. The new understanding was announced during a highly anticipated visit to Israel this week by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi,