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  1. Scotland: City Launches Sewage Heat Recovery Project In Quest For Carbon Neutrality

    13 Aug 2019- 06:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STIRLING, United Kingdom A new $7.3 Million USD district heating project in Stirling, Scotland, will provide low-cost, low-carbon heat from the city’s sewage. The project will save about 381 tons of carbon eac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2019 - 06:32

  2. AIIB Commits To First Investment In Nepal

    11 Jun 2019- 12:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced approval of $90 Million USD loan participation in the $650 Million USD Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project. The commitment is AIIB’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:31

  3. OOSKAnews Voices- "Are You Living Sustainably?"

    11 May 2019- 08:13 by OOSKAnews Info OXFORD, United Kingdom OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, Kathryn Pharr and Alex Mauroner de ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/19/2019 - 05:32

  4. Climate Change Will Cause Water Shortages In England "Within 25 Years"

    19 Mar 2019- 06:56 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Within 25 years England will not have enough water to meet demand, the head of the Environment Agency is warning. The impact of climate change, combined with population growth, means the country is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2019 - 06:56

  5. Water Deal Key To Kenya Oil Project Pushed Back

    26 Feb 2019- 10:10 by Local Press Report LONDON Oil Price A deal between Tullow Oil and local Kenyan authorities that would allow the oil company to pump water for the wells and that would be crucial to the final investment decision for Kenya’s first and ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 10:10

  6. Climate Change Threatens Loss of Two-thirds Of Hindu Kush Himalaya Glaciers, 1.65 Billion People Live In Downstream Valleys

    5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 12:37

  7. 885 European Cities' Climate Mitigation And Adaptation Plans Examined

    7 May 2018- 07:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, UK A comprehensive survery has collaborated with 30 researchers across Europe to investigate the availability and content of local climate plans for 885 European cities, across all 28 EU member states. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18

  8. HSBC to Reduce Funding Coal, Oil Sands, Big Hydro

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report LONDON The Asset ESG Forum HSBC Holdings says it would withdraw its funding for coal-fired power plants as part of efforts to support a transition to a low-carbon economy. Europe’s largest bank in a statement says ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  9. Europe's Cities Face More Extreme Weather Than Previously Thought

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report NEWCASTLE Phys.org A landmark study of all 571 European cities shows the impact of flooding, droughts and heatwaves by 2050-2100 will exceed previous predictions. The research, by Newcastle University, UK, has for ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  10. Desal Business Picking Up Globally

    29 Jan 2018- 09:40 by Local Press Report CAMBRIDGE Energy Harvesting Journal For much of the last decade, there has been oversupply of desalination plants but that is less true today. Business is picking up globally, first with a wave of large plants in t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2018 - 09:40

  11. New Framework for Water Valuation Proposed

    28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report OXFORD Science Daily Research led by Oxford University highlights the accelerating pressure on measuring, monitoring and managing water locally and globally. A new four-part framework is proposed to value water for ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2017 - 09:14

  12. Nestlé Scales Up Water Stewardship and Certification Objectives

    25 Oct 2017- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Twenty factories of the water division of the Nestlé Group will achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification by 2020, the company announced. Nestle, which produces 49 water br ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2017 - 06:56

  13. Oxfam Calls for a Global Water and Sanitation System

    5 Sep 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report OXFORD Relief Web Where water and sanitation solutions are in place, structures are failing to guarantee sustainability or equitable access. In areas of vulnerability, disasters, climatic shocks and conflicts exacer ...

    Local Press Report - 09/05/2017 - 09:52

  14. Earth Could Become ‘practically ungovernable’ if Sea Levels Keep Rising: Former NASA Climate Chief

    19 Jul 2017- 12:54 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Nasa’s former head of climate research, Professor James Hansen, was among the first scientists to alert politicians and the public to the risks posed by climate change. He doubts the atmosphe ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2017 - 12:54

  15. 322M USD for Welsh Water Energy Projects

    10 Jul 2017- 11:49 by Local Press Report CARDIFF Insider Media Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has secured a £250m investment from the European Investment Bank to support renewable energy generation plans. The loan will help fund the company's capital expendit ...

    Local Press Report - 07/10/2017 - 11:49

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