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  • 27 Sep 2018- 06:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Wetlands are disappearing three times faster than forests with severe consequences for our future unless urgent action is taken to ensure their survival, warns a new report by the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands. Approximately 35 per
  • 25 Sep 2018- 12:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Manila, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will finance up to $500 Million USD to develop climate-resilient water supply, sewerage, and drainage infrastructure in at least 10 cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. “With almost half of the
  • 25 Sep 2018- 10:42 by Local Press Report ACCRA The Statesman Online Befesa Ghana Limited was contracted by the Mahama government to build the Teshie-Nungua Desalination Plant, operate it to defray its cost and hand over to the Ghana Water Company Limited after 25years. Construction was completed in
  • 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
  • 18 Sep 2018- 08:24 by OOSKAnews Info TOKYO, Japan Japan's role as host to this year's IWA International Water Congress (16-21 September) is designed, in part, to send a global message to highlight the country as a home to important technologies for general water management.  The country&
  • 18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report QUETTA The Nation Director General National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan Mirza Muhammad Irfan Baig on Thursday took notice of corruption in three water desalination plants costing more than Rs1 billion for the people in Pasni, Jeevani and Gadani
  • 18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Windhoek Observer In a shock move which is likely to worsen the central region’s water woes, government has opted to construction its own desalination plant using proceeds from the N$10 billion that it has requested from China. The long-term move,
  • 12 Sep 2018- 10:01 by Local Press Report TOBRUK The Libya Observer An official at the desalination plant in Tobruk said that they had to reduce the amount of daily production of water to the half because of the lack of necessary chemical materials needed for operating the plant, noting that the
  • 8 Sep 2018- 07:33 by OOSKAnews Info TEL AVIV, Israel Israel’s Water Authority announced at the end of August that, even with an increase in rainfall over previous years, the country can expect the country's 5 year drought to continue. Three threshold lines mark the water status in the Kinneret
  • 21 Aug 2018- 09:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) announced this week that it had received 62 letters of interest (LOIs) collectively requesting $9.1 Billion USD in loans from a wide range of prospective borrowers in response to
  • 19 Aug 2018- 09:18 by Local Press Report TOKYO Kyodo News Radioactive substances have been left unremoved from treated but still tritium-containing water at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. The government and Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. have faced the pressing need
  • 19 Aug 2018- 05:35 by Local Press Report AHMEDABAD New Indian Express Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani expressed his government's resolve today to make the state free of water scarcity by 2050. "Israel has shown us how we can grow more crops using very less water. We have to adopt
  • 19 Aug 2018- 05:35 by Local Press Report PORT LINCOLN 9 News (Australia) An $80 million desalination plant is being planned for Port Lincoln, with SA Water already purchasing land at the "preferred" site for the facility. SA Water bought 60 hectares of land at Sleaford Bay, 17km west of
  • 19 Aug 2018- 05:35 by Local Press Report KUWAIT CITY Arab Times The State of Kuwait last week sent four seawater desalination units to Iraq. The production capacity of the four seawater desalination units amounts to one million imperial gallons. Kuwaiti aid would effectively contribute to the
  • 19 Aug 2018- 05:35 by Local Press Report ANAA Radio New Zealand A French Polynesian atoll has decided to turn off its desalination plant because people disliked the taste of the water. The mayor said it cost the atoll administration more than $US1 million to install the plant seven years ago. The

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