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  1. Windhoek Could Face Shortages by 2012

    22 Nov 2010- 13:48 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian If residents of Windhoek do not examine their water consumption patterns and save water, the city will face serious water shortagse by 2012. The Von Bach Dam, Windhoek's sole wat ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 03:00

  2. Residents Urged to Save Water

    15 Nov 2010- 13:48 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian Windhoek municipality and NamWater are urging residents to conserve water to avoid the need for water restrictions. The two parties said algae in Swakoppoort Dam have naturally subsid ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 03:00

  3. EC Adopts $85.6 Million USD Action Program for Namibia

    18 Oct 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK Die Republikein (Namibia) The European Commission last week adopted an Annual Action Program (AAP) 2010 that provides $85.6 million USD for Namibia. "The objective of this year's AAP is ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 03:00

  4. Old Goreangab Water Reclamation Plant Refurbished

    18 Oct 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian Aqua Services & Engineering completed refurbishment of the Old Goreangab Water Reclamation Plant. The plant produces semipurified water to be used in irrigation of Windhoek's parks, g ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 03:00

  5. Uranium Companies Sign Deal for New Desalination Plant

    28 Jun 2010- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK Rio Tinto Pic's majority-owned uranium company, Rossing Uranium, is leading a group of six Namibian-based mining companies in finalizing a strategic business partnership with the Namibia ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 01:00

  6. Neckteral Dam Project to Start Next Year

    28 Jun 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian The $299 million USD Neckartal Dam project, to be built near Keetmanshoop, will start next year, according to Giinter Leicher, one of the consultants for the project. Leicher said the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 01:00

  7. Experts Present Findings on Water Subsidies for the Poor

    21 Jun 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian A group of experts presented their findings on subsidizing water tariffs for poor households. A subsidy plan was initially proposed three years ago. The researchers found that subsidi ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 01:00

  8. Mining, Population, Climate Change to Affect Water Resources

    14 Jun 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian Increasing mining activity, population growth and climate change are expected to affect Namibian water resources, according to a new report. The report — "Not Coming Up Dry: Regu ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 01:00

  9. United Africa Group Buys in to Namibia's First Desalination Plant

    1 Mar 2010- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAMIBIA, TREKKOPJE Namibian-owned United Africa Group (UAG) in late February reported it has purchased a 50 percent share of the country's first desalination plant in an agreement believed to be worth $229 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 23:00

  10. Aussankehr Residents Face Shortages

    15 Feb 2010- 13:46 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian Some 10,000 people in Aussenkehr are facing a severe shortage of drinking water after fhodwater discharged from the upstream Vaal and Bloemhof dams in South Africa raised the level of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 23:00

  11. NamWater Increases Bulk Water Tariffs

    15 Feb 2010- 13:46 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian NamWater last week increased its bulk water supply tariffs for the first time in three years. The tariff for the Khomas Region went up by 9.43 percent, in Karas by 8.43 percent, along the coas ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 23:00

  12. Namwater Reports No Water Inflow to Dams

    4 Jan 2010- 13:46 by Local Press Report NAMIBIA, WINDHOEK The Namibian Namwater's last dam bulletin of 2009 reported no inflow into the country's dams. In addition, evaporation led to a loss of 1,907 million cubic meters of water in the Windhoek ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 22:00