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  1. Acid Drainage Crisis Highlighted

    25 Sep 2017- 07:51 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST The Conversation Romania’s prime minister, Mihai Tudose, recently raised the prospect of reopening the country’s huge Roșia Montană goldfield. The problem is, if completed, the so-called Roșia Montană pro ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2017 - 07:51

  2. Romania’s Botoșani County Loses Over $22 Million in EU Funds Due to Project Delays

    13 Jul 2015- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOTOȘANI, Romania Romania’s Botoșani County will lose over $22 million USD in European Union funding because it failed to meet the deadline for completing its water and sewage infrastructure investment program ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2015 - 10:11

  3. Southern Romanian Farms Flooded

    21 May 2014- 09:54 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Romania-Insider More than 1,500 hectares of crops, fields and forests in some villages in the Oltenia region in Southern Romania have been flooded by the Danube which reached some of its highest levels in ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2014 - 09:54

  4. Romania Bans Small Hydropower Projects in Protected Areas

    4 Feb 2014- 09:40 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Digital Journal Romania has recently announced its decision to suspend the construction or operation of hundreds of small-scale hydropower plants in protected areas across the Carpathian Mountains, in orde ...

    Local Press Report - 02/04/2014 - 09:40

  5. 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

  6. Romanian Drinking Water Plant Shuts Down Due to Low Level of the Danube

    16 Aug 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The plant that supplies drinking water to the city of Calafat in Romania’s Dolj County has shut down due to the low water level in the Danube River. Currently, the Danube’s flow rate when it ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/16/2013 - 10:05

  7. 10 Million Romanians Lack Access to Piped Water, Sewage Systems

    26 Jul 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Only 44.2 percent of the Romanian population is connected to drinking water and sewer networks, leaving some 10 million people not connected to piped networks, according to new statistics fr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/26/2013 - 10:09

  8. Small Hydropower Frenzy Threatens Romanian, Ukrainian Mountains


    Local Press Report - 05/21/2013 - 09:54

  9. Romania, Bulgaria to Jointly Manage Danube Wetlands

    15 Apr 2013- 09:48 by Local Press Report SOFIA Novinite,com Bulgaria's and Romania's Ministries of Environment have signed a memorandum to expand and jointly manage protected wetland areas along their Danube border. The plan, drafted by the WWF, ...

    Local Press Report - 04/15/2013 - 10:28

  10. Romanian National Water Association Partners With See River Project

    2 Apr 2013- 09:20 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Act Media Romanian National Waters Administration (ANAR) will take part as a partner in the implementation of the SEE RIVER regional project to be completed in 2014, with the main purpose of it being the s ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2013 - 10:15

  11. Romanian President Wants to Use EIB Funds for Canal, Hydropower Projects


    Local Press Report - 03/13/2013 - 09:45

  12. Bucharest Seeks $5.2 Billion for Water Infrastructure

    The city of Bucharest is seeking some $5.2 billion USD in funding from the European Union for water infrastructure projects through 2020, including the long-planned Danube-Bucharest Canal. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/07/2013 - 10:05

  13. EWS Awards Gold Status to Coca-Cola Bottling Plants in Romania, the Netherlands

    The European Water Stewardship (EWS), an initiative of the Brussels-based European Water Partnership, announced last week that it had awarded its first-ever “Gold level” standard certification to two Coca-Cola bottling plants. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  14. Romania Completes Its Portion of Danube Flood Risk Maps

    12 Oct 2012- 08:33 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Act Media The Romania Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MMP) announced in a specialized conference the completion of the Atlas of the Danube drainage basin flood hazard and flood risk maps, worked out ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2012 - 09:28

  15. Drought Causing Romanian Hydropower Company to Reduce Output

    8 Aug 2012- 08:46 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Balkans.com Romanian hydropower producer Hidroelectrica activated on Tuesday the force majeure for a second year in a row and will reduce its power output in August by more than one quarter due to a dramat ...

    Local Press Report - 08/08/2012 - 09:23