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  1. France Drought Intensifies, EDF May Restrict Nuclear Generation

    18 Jul 2019- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Water use restrictions are in place in much of France as drought hits crisis level in much of the country. France has suffered from lack of rainfall since last summer, compounded by an unpreceden ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2019 - 07:19

  2. Hydro Industry Assesses Climate Change Resilience

    18 May 2019- 07:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France A new guide will help the hydropower industry to assess resilience to extreme weather events. The International Hydropower Association (IHA) guide is designed to inform all hydropower projects re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2019 - 07:35

  3. Protecting River Health In The Face Of Power Sector Transformations

    13 May 2019- 06:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France On the eve of the World Hydropower Congress in Paris, WWF and The Nature Conservancy have launched an assessment of how the renewable energy revolution can solve the world’s climate and energy ch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/13/2019 - 06:21

  4. We Must Live On Earth Differently: IPBES Report Sounds Planetary Alarm Bell

    6 May 2019- 08:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has completed its three-year review of the effect of modern civilization on natural world, publishing i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/06/2019 - 08:56

  5. EDF Shuts Down Nuclear Reactors Because Water Is Too Hot

    8 Aug 2018- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Electricite de France (EDF) temporarily shut down four nuclear reactors August 4 in three plants because of Europe's continuing heatwave. Two of the halted reactors belong to EDF's Bugey ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2018 - 08:15

  6. World Water Day 2018- UNESCO Urges Nature-Based Solutions

    19 Mar 2018- 08:50 by Local Press Report PARIS UNESCO Environmental damage, together with climate change, is driving the water-related crises we see around the world. Floods, drought and water pollution are all made worse by degraded vegetation, soil, riv ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2018 - 08:50

  7. French Hydro Industry Turns to Wind as Swiss Glaciers Melt

    7 Mar 2018- 08:20 by Local Press Report PARIS Reuters French hydropower firm CNR, anticipating the impact of climate change and the possible disappearance of glaciers in the Swiss Alps, plans to sharply increase its solar and wind capacity to compensate f ...

    Local Press Report - 03/07/2018 - 08:22

  8. OECD Identifies Agriculture Risk Hotspots

    28 Sep 2017- 08:15 by Local Press Report PARIS Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Agriculture is expected to face increasing water risks that will impact production, markets, trade and food security- risks that can be mitigated with ta ...

    Local Press Report - 09/28/2017 - 08:15

  9. UNESCO Official Talks High Level Panel, Looks Forward to COP23

    6 Jun 2017- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States The linked video interview is part of a series being conducted by OOSKAnews exploring, specifically, the intersects between planetary climate change and the world’s water challenges. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/06/2017 - 08:35

  10. China: Veolia Deals Confirmed

    8 May 2017- 12:51 by Local Press Report PARIS NASDAQ.com French water and waste group Veolia said on Wednesday it had won three energy services contracts with industrial clients in China for a total of 864 million euros ($941.7 million). Corporate Risk En ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:51

  11. Action Day for Water at COP22

    9 Nov 2016- 08:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco 9th November’s Global Climate Action Day for Water at COP22 follows a “water half-day” at COP21 in Paris lst year, designed to elevate the profile of water in the global climate discourse. Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2016 - 02:51

  12. Action Day for Water at COP22- Dialogue Sessions

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Marrakesh, MOROCCO 9th November’s Global Climate Action Day for Water at COP22 continued with a series of strategic “Dialogue” exchanges between Parties and non Parties to COP22. There were four sequential topi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2016 - 02:48

  13. Paris Climate Agreement Enters into Force on Eve of COP22

    4 Nov 2016- 12:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco The COP21 Paris agreement on climate change entered into force on November 4th 2016, days before the COP22 climate conference convenes in Marrakesh, Morocco. Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/04/2016 - 12:25

  14. OOSKAnews Voices: Rain in the Desert- Merging Climate and Water Policies at Morocco’s COP22

    19 Oct 2016- 05:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, UNITED STATES OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platfor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2017 - 10:24

  15. Obama Links Climate Change to Refugee Crises and Conflict

    12 Sep 2016- 07:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HONOLULU, HI, United States US President Barack Obama has described the charts and graphs of a warming planet as “terrifying” in an interview last week with The New York Times in his home state of Hawaii. On S ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/12/2016 - 10:42