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  1. Keystone Pipeline Leaks 5,000 Barrels of Oil, No Water Contamination Reported

    17 Nov 2017- 08:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC About 5,000 barrels (210,000 gallons) of oil leaked 16 November from a section of the controversial Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota in the largest of three leaks from the pipeline in the state ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/17/2017 - 08:22

  2. 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

  3. Trigger Happy COP

    6 Oct 2016- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STRASBOURG, France The European Union, Canada, Nepal and India formally ratified the COP21 Paris climate accord deal this week, meaning that 73 nations accounting for nearly 57% of the world’s greenhouse gas em ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2016 - 09:34

  4. US Federal Appeals Court Blocks Enforcement of $9.5 Billion Ecuadorian Pollution Judgement Against Chevron

    9 Aug 2016- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States A US federal appeals court this week blocked enforcement of a $9.5 billion USD fine against oil giant Chevron, issued by an Ecuadorian court in 2011 for pollution in that country’s A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/09/2016 - 10:40

  5. Ecuadorian Pollution Victims Bring Case Against Chevron to Canadian Courts

    29 Jul 2016- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador Attorneys for 30,000 Ecuadorians affected by pollution in the country’s Amazon region said this week that they will take their case against oil giant Chevron to a Canadian court. Hearings on the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2016 - 10:47

  6. Water Cycle Instability Here to Stay: Expert

    5 Apr 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report HAMILTON, ON United Nations University The current instability and unpredictability of the world water cycle is here to stay, making society's adaptation to new risks a vital necessity when formulating developm ...

    Local Press Report - 04/05/2016 - 08:53

  7. Hydrogeologist John Anthony Cherry Wins 2016 Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize

    21 Mar 2016- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE Renowned hydrogeologist John Anthony Cherry, Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, has won the 2016 Le ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/21/2016 - 10:00

  8. Human Waste Could Produce $9.5 Billion Worth of Energy: Report

    5 Nov 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAMILTON, ON, Canada Human waste has great potential as a source of energy, providing enough fuel to generate electricity for up to 138 million households, according to a new report released this week by the UN ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2015 - 10:06

  9. Scientists Look at Water Resources in Cold, Alpine Regions

    27 Oct 2015- 09:01 by Local Press Report CALGARY, AB Calgary Herald The International Network for Alpine Research Catchment Hydrology, formed earlier this year, held its inaugural workshop from Thursday to Saturday at the Barrier Lake Field Station in Kan ...

    Local Press Report - 10/27/2015 - 09:01

  10. Canadian Court Allows Ecuadorian Villagers to Sue Chevron Over Amazon Pollution

    8 Sep 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Ontario, Canada Canada’s Supreme Court on September 4th ruled that a group of Ecuadorian villagers can sue US oil giant Chevron in Canada as part of their effort to collect a $9.5 billion USD judgment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2015 - 10:17

  11. Indigenous Peruvians Seize Oil Wells, Demanding Compensation for Pollution

    3 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Members of Peru’s indigenous Achuar community seized oil wells in the country’s northern Loreto region this week to pressure the government to compensate them for pollution caused by the petroleum op ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/03/2015 - 10:01

  12. Chevron Rejects Plan to Use $106 Million to Compensate Ecuadorian Amazon Communities

    6 Feb 2015- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador US oil giant Chevron this week rejected a proposal to use $106 million USD that the Ecuadorian government owes it for breach of contract to compensate indigenous communities affected by toxic was ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2015 - 10:23

  13. Global Damming Will Affect 93 Percent of All River Volume by 2030: Study

    9 Jan 2015- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTREAL, QC, Canada Some 48 percent of global river volume is moderately or severely impacted by either flow regulation, fragmentation, or both, and this will nearly double to 93 percent by 2030 if all planned ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2015 - 11:22

  14. World Water Congress: David Brooks Looks Forward to Scotland

    4 Dec 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom The XVth World Water Congress of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA) will meet in Edinburgh, Scotland, on May 25-29, 2015. OOSKAnews caught up this week with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/05/2014 - 07:48

  15. Ecuadorian Villagers Press US State Department to Make Chevron Pay for Amazon Pollution

    6 Nov 2014- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador Indigenous Ecuadorian groups this week called on US Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson, who is currently visiting the South American country, to demand that US oil giant Chevron pay th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2014 - 08:03

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