Conflict

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  • 10 Aug 2010- 20:52 by Local Press Report CHILE, SANTIAGO Santiago Times (Chile) Tensions are growing between farmers and mines in the Copiapd Valley, as both sectors are expanding and rainfall remains scarce. Currently, for every 40 liters of water used for agriculture, the mining industry uses 15
  • 16 Jun 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHILE, SANTIAGO Chile's Supreme Court has lowered the fines against water utilities Aguas Nuevo Sur Maule (ANSM) and Essbio, which had been charged with overcharging for connections. In July 2009, after years of conflict, real estate and
  • 3 Feb 2010- 15:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHILE, SANTIAGO I Mean President Michelle Bachelet oversaw the government ^""^ submission to congress of a constitutional reform declaring water a national resource for public use. The document, presented as urgent, will be analyzed by the