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  1. MWSS Board Member Claims No Knowledge Of Controversial Kaliwa Dam

    13 Aug 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Info MANILA, Philippines A newly appointed member of the Manila, Philipines, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), has claimed that he has no personal knowledge of the high-profile and controversial Kaliwa Dam ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/13/2019 - 07:21

  2. "Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines" Addresses Climate Change and Accountability of Big Oil

    28 Mar 2018- 22:01 by Local Press Report MANILA Climate Liability News The Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines is holding the first public hearing of its investigation into whether fossil fuel companies have violated the human rights of its citi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2018 - 22:01

  3. ADB Prioritizes Water Funding, Emphasizes Governance

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YOKOHAMA, Japan Emphasis was placed on regional water security at this month’s fiftieth annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Japan. ADB President Takehiko Nakao told the gathering that investm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2017 - 11:32

  4. ADB Loan Will Fund India Water Pumps

    5 Oct 2016- 11:25 by Local Press Report MANILA Clean Technology Business Review The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a $200m loan for the installation of energy efficient LED lights and water pumps across India. The aim is to install about 1.5 mi ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2016 - 11:25

  5. Alsons Plans $600 Million Hydropower Investment in the Philippines

    25 Feb 2016- 09:36 by Local Press Report MANILA Water Power & Dam Construction International Alsons Renewable Energy Corporation (AREC), a subsidiary of Alsons Consolidated Resources (ACR), is to invest $600 million in hydropower development in the Ph ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2016 - 09:36

  6. Civil Society Groups Want US, ASEAN to Take Up Issue of Laos’ Don Sahong Dam

    9 Feb 2016- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia Environmental and civil society groups in the lower Mekong region are calling on the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to address Laos’ Don Sahong hydropower project ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2016 - 11:51

  7. Philippines Will Not Escape Future Water Crisis: USAID Official

    19 Jan 2016- 09:18 by Local Press Report CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY Philippine Inquirer Water shortage on a massive scale would be felt a decade from now and the Philippines will not be spared from the crisis, a director for the environment, energy and climate c ...

    Local Press Report - 01/19/2016 - 09:18

  8. ADB to Provide $2.96 Billion for Philippine Projects in Next Three Years

    7 Jan 2016- 09:36 by Local Press Report MANILA Philippine Star The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has identified four priority areas for possible access to financing of up to $2.96 billion for the Philippines in the next three years. The ADB Philippine coun ...

    Local Press Report - 01/07/2016 - 09:36

  9. COP21’s “Resilience Day” Sees Launch of Paris Pact, #ClimateIsWater Initiative

    3 Dec 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The third day of the COP21 climate talks in Paris on December 2nd, designated “Resilience Day,” saw a number of initiatives launched under the Lima to Paris Action Agenda (LPAA). The LPAA seeks to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/03/2015 - 10:15

  10. Philippine Businesses to Step Up Energy-Food-Water Risk Management

    26 Oct 2015- 09:18 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin At the launch of the Manila Declaration of the Water Alliance on Friday as spearheaded by the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP), Shell Philippines chief executive Edgar Chua has ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2015 - 09:18

  11. Philippines' $407 Million Kaliwa Dam Project Attracts Two Potential Bidders

    19 Oct 2015- 08:54 by Local Press Report MANILA Reuters Philippine conglomerate San Miguel Corp, and the consortium of Spain's Abeinsa Infraestructuras and local contractor Datem Inc have expressed interest in bidding for a $407-million dam project, ...

    Local Press Report - 10/19/2015 - 08:54

  12. Climate Change Adds to Water Challenges in Asia-Pacific: ADB

    12 Aug 2015- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Asia is on the frontline of climate change impacts, which are likely to make it even harder for the region to meet its growing needs for food, energy, clean drinking water and sanitation, t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/12/2015 - 10:28

  13. Repair Work Starts on Philippines' Angat Dam

    12 Jun 2015- 10:15 by Local Press Report MALOLOS AsiaOne After three years of delay, the company that bought the Angat power plant in Bulacan said it would finally start the rehabilitation of its 47-year-old hydroelectric dam this month. Rodolfo German, d ...

    Local Press Report - 06/12/2015 - 10:15

  14. K-Water, SMC to Sign Agreement This Month on Angat Dam Facility

    21 May 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Korea Water Resources Corp. (K-Water) and the Philippines’ San Miguel Corp. (SMC) will sign a joint venture agreement this month to operate and maintain the 218-megawatt Angat hydropowe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2015 - 10:23

  15. K-Water to Start Rehabilitation of Philippine’s Angat Dam in June

    6 Apr 2015- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Korea Water Resources Corp (K-Water) will begin rehabilitation work on the Philippines' Angat Dam in June, the Philippine Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) said this we ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/06/2015 - 10:11