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  1. Rosia Montana Case to Be Heard at ICSID This Month

    2 Aug 2016- 12:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The dispute between Canadian miner Gabriel Resources and the Romanian government over Gabriel's controversial Rosia Montana gold and silver mine will be heard at the World Bank’s Interna ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/02/2016 - 12:09

  2. Gabriel Resources to Seek Damages From Romania Over Rosia Montana Gold Mine

    23 Jul 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Canadian miner Gabriel Resources Ltd. announced this week that it is seeking damages from Romania for blocking the planned Rosia Montana open-pit gold and silver mine in the country’s Transy ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/23/2015 - 10:16

  3. Chevron Abandons Fracking Project in Romania

    24 Feb 2015- 09:27 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST B92 The U.S. oil and gas company Chevron will this year cancel a project of exploration and production of shale gas in Romania. This was confirmed by a Chevropn representative who spoke for the Mediafax a ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2015 - 09:27

  4. Bulgarians Protest Shale Gas Exploration

    24 Nov 2014- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SOFIA, Bulgaria Residents in the northern Bulgarian villages of Troitsa, Osmar, and Han Krum, on the Romanian border, have launched protests against shale gas exploration in the area, out of concern that the a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/24/2014 - 10:41

  5. European Commission Starts Proceeding Against Romania for Mine Tailings Pond

    17 Oct 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS Romania-Insider The European Commission will start a legal action against Romania for failure to comply with EU regulations on mining waste management. The case is referring to Romania’s Bosneag tailings p ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2014 - 10:10

  6. Romanian Candidates Square Off Over Shale Gas Extraction

    7 Oct 2014- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Shale gas exploration and exploitation have become an issue in the run-up to Romania’s November 16th presidential elections. William Branza, a candidate from the Romanian Ecologist Party, has ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2014 - 10:58

  7. Chevron to Continue Shale Gas Exploration in Romania

    5 Aug 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US oil giant Chevron announced last week that it would continue drilling new wells to explore for shale gas in Romania’s Vaslui County. “We have obtained all necessary permits to start explor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2014 - 10:25

  8. Romania Grants Environmental Permit for Rosia Poieni Mine

    1 Aug 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The Alba County Agency for Environmental Protection last week granted an environmental permit to Romanian state-owned mining company Curpu Min SA Abrud to exploit copper deposits at the Rosia ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/01/2014 - 10:12

  9. Chevron Starts Shale Gas Drilling in Romania

    6 May 2014- 10:20 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Romania-Insider Oil and gas company Chevron has started exploring for shale gas in the Romanian village of Pungesti, months after facing disapproval from villagers and Romania environmental activists, some ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2014 - 10:20

  10. Romanian Community Protests Drinking Water Transfer Plan

    3 Apr 2014- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Residents of Rasinari, in Romania’s Sibiu County, are protesting a plan by the local mayor’s office and county water company Apa Canal SA to bring drinking water from neighboring areas to the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/03/2014 - 10:18

  11. Romania Secretly Expanded Fracking Despite Protests

    27 Jan 2014- 09:39 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Examiner.com Since October 2013 a remote village in Romania has been the site of increasingly difficult protests against a Chevron hydraulic fracturing operation, originally believed to be the only so-cal ...

    Local Press Report - 01/27/2014 - 09:39

  12. Romania Suspends Two Hydropower Projects at WWF's Urging

    22 Jan 2014- 10:16 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST AFP Romania will suspend new hydropower projects in protected areas in a bid to preserve biodiversity, authorities and the conservationist group WWF said Tuesday. The planned construction of thousands of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/22/2014 - 10:16

  13. Romanian Parliament Rejects New Mining Law

    17 Dec 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Romania’s parliament last week failed to pass a new mining law. The law would have paved the way for Gabriel Resources’ planned Rosia Montana gold mining project in the Transylvania region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2013 - 10:00

  14. Chevron Resumes Shale Gas Exploration in Romania After Police Crack Down on Protesters

    12 Dec 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US oil giant Chevron has resumed shale gas exploration activities in the Romanian village of Pungesti in the wake of clashes between gendarmes and protesters made up of local residents and e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/12/2013 - 10:01

  15. Chevron Resumes Exploration Work in Pungesti, Romania; Protests Intensify

    6 Dec 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US-based oil giant Chevron has decided to resume shale gas exploration in the village of Pungesti, in Romania’s Vaslui County. When the company brought equipment to the perimeter of its explo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2013 - 10:01

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