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  1. Drought Restricts French Nuclear Plant's Production Capacity

    20 Aug 2020- 08:36 by Local Press Report PARIS FR24 Low water levels on the Meuse could further restrict Sunday’s production at EDF Chooz nuclear power plant in northern France. The use of water by EDF is regulated by law to protect plant and animal life. ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2020 - 08:36

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Mexico: Referendum Approves Controversial Power Project, Activists Say Vote Was "Illegal And Rigged"

    2 Mar 2019- 08:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico A referendum in Mexico appears to have given the go-ahead to the controversial Integral Morelos Project (PIM), an infrastructure initiative that includes two thermoelectric power plants, a g ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/02/2019 - 08:29

  7. Climate Change Is Driving Factor Behind Central America Migrant Caravan

    30 Oct 2018- 12:54 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The Guardian Thousands of Central American migrants trudging through Mexico towards the US have regularly been described as either fleeing gang violence or extreme poverty. But another crucial driving f ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2018 - 12:54

  8. OOSKAnews Voices: The Long View On Long-Term Climate Impacts: Building Cathedrals Of Resilience

    8 Oct 2018- 07:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, John H. Matthews, co-fou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2018 - 07:18

  9. 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

  10. Incoming Mexico Prez Will Ban Fracking

    4 Aug 2018- 06:57 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY EcoWatch Mexico's president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he will end the use of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, once he enters office on Dec. 1. This is a setback for the energy industr ...

    Local Press Report - 08/04/2018 - 06:57

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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