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  1. Offshore Freshwater Resource Exploitation Impacts Onshore Aquifers

    5 May 2019- 11:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEWARK DE, United States Tapping into water found in the continental shelf beneath oceans for oil recovery could lead to adverse impacts onshore, according to new research. The research by scientists from the U ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 11:40

  2. Japan: Cybersecurity Guidelines Aim To Protect Water Infrastructure Against Malicious Software

    16 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report TOKYO Nikkei Asian Review Japan will call on operators of critical infrastructure, such as water and electricity, to caution against procuring telecommunications equipment that have the risk of containing malicious ...

    Local Press Report - 02/16/2019 - 08:08

  3. Japan Inaugurates Large Floating Solar Power Facility

    21 Mar 2018- 07:53 by Local Press Report CHIBA NHK World One of Japan's biggest solar power plants has gone into operation near Tokyo. What makes it different is that it is on the reservoir of a dam. Ecosystems Energy Security Innovation, Infrastruct ...

    Local Press Report - 03/21/2018 - 07:53

  4. 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

  5. ADB Alert To Regional Water Security

    8 May 2017- 12:50 by Local Press Report YOKOHAMA Myanmar Times Deputy Director General of the ADB, Ms Amy Leung, said water security has become a problem in this region and will become crucial in 2020. She called for co-ordinated efforts of the media. The ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:50

  6. Highly Radioactive Wastewater Found in Septic Systems at Fukushima Car Washes

    7 Nov 2016- 03:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Highly radioactive sludge has been found in septic tanks belonging to car washes in Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, Kyodo News reported, quoting Japanese auto industry officials. Many of these ta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2016 - 03:06

  7. Fukushima Clean-Up Costs Could Hit Several Billion Dollars Per Year

    27 Oct 2016- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The cost of cleaning up the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant could increase from $766 million USD annually to several billion dollars a year, Japan's industry ministry said this ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2016 - 10:53

  8. Sinking Soil Could Lead to Radioactive Water Accumulation at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    24 Oct 2016- 07:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Bags of radiation-contaminated soil could be sinking into the ground at temporary storage sites in Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, allowing radioactive water to pool inside them, according to a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/24/2016 - 07:03

  9. Radioactive Water Leak Contained at Fukushima Reactor: TEPCO

    10 Oct 2016- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan As much as 32 liters of radioactive water leaked from a storage tank at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant last week, but the leak is now contained, the Tokyo Electric Power Company said on O ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2016 - 08:26

  10. TEPCO Asks for Government Help to Avoid Bankruptcy Over Fukushima Clean-Up

    6 Oct 2016- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, has asked the Japanese government to help it avoid bankruptcy due to the escalating costs of the cle ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2016 - 08:21

  11. TEPCO Says It Can’t Yet Assess Whether Ice Wall Has Been Effective

    3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) said last week that it was not yet able to determine whether the ice wall it built to prevent groundwater from entering the crippled Fukushima-Daiichi Nucle ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2016 - 09:59

  12. Heavy Rains Bring Tainted Groundwater to Surface at Fukushima

    22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) is checking for radiation contamination in seawater after heavy rains brought by Typhoon Malakas this week caused tainted groundwater to rise to the surfac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2016 - 08:39

  13. Typhoons Melt Part of Ice Barrier at Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant

    6 Sep 2016- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Heavy rainfall from recent typhoons has caused partial melting of the underground ice wall that is supposed to prevent water from seeping into and out of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2016 - 06:44

  14. Frozen Wall Is Not Keeping Groundwater Out of Fukushima Nuclear Plant: Experts

    22 Aug 2016- 11:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The frozen wall that the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) installed at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has failed to keep groundwater from entering the facility, an expert p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/22/2016 - 11:07

  15. 8th World Water Forum Will Tackle Climate Change, Water Security, Trans-Boundary Water Management

    4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRASILIA, Brazil The 8th World Water Forum, which will be held in Brazil in 2018, will take on climate change and other key issues including trans-boundary river basin management; dams and reservoirs; financing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 10:31

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