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  1. EBRD And Partners Invest In Central Asia Water Supply, Wastewater Improvements

    17 Sep 2019- 07:20 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, United Kingdom The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and partners have announced additional finance for wastewater and drinking water supply projects in central Asia. In Khujand, the secon ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/17/2019 - 07:20

  2. Gold Sector: New Mining Principles Adopted

    12 Sep 2019- 13:06 by Local Press Report LONDON Mining.com After two years of debate and consultations, the gold sector has come up with a set of global principles that set out clear expectations for investors and downstream users of what constitutes resp ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:06

  3. UK Government Support For South Sudan, Zimbabwe

    21 Aug 2019- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, United Kingdom The government of the United Kingdom (UK) has announced $22 Million USD in additional aid to provide assistance to vulnerable families in South Sudan. UK also committed to $60 Million USD in supp ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/21/2019 - 10:46

  4. Scotland: City Launches Sewage Heat Recovery Project In Quest For Carbon Neutrality

    13 Aug 2019- 06:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STIRLING, United Kingdom A new $7.3 Million USD district heating project in Stirling, Scotland, will provide low-cost, low-carbon heat from the city’s sewage. The project will save about 381 tons of carbon eac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2019 - 06:32

  5. Scotland: Glasgow Could Host COP 26

    13 Aug 2019- 04:53 by Local Press Report GLASGOW BBC News A major United Nations climate change summit will take place in Glasgow if a bid to attract the event to the UK is successful, it has been announced. The UK and Italy have lodged a joint bid to hos ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 04:53

  6. Diageo Invests In Water Efficiency At African Facilities

    7 Aug 2019- 14:12 by Local Press Report LONDON Food and Drink International British beverage giant, Diageo, is investing £180 million in renewables across its African sites in a move to make its breweries as carbon and water efficient as possible. The com ...

    Local Press Report - 08/07/2019 - 14:12

  7. Drainage Problems Threaten Existence of $180 Million USD Scottish Hospital

    7 Aug 2019- 14:04 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH BBC News The new £150m hospital for children in Edinburgh may have to be "ripped down" amid safety concerns, a senior trade union official has warned. Tom Waterson said drainage at the building i ...

    Local Press Report - 08/07/2019 - 14:04

  8. Dam Failure Causes Evacuation Of Town In England

    7 Aug 2019- 11:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANCHESTER, United Kingdom The north of England experienced very heavy rain July 31, causing some localized havoc. In Derbyshire, excessive amounts of water flowing over a dam built in 1831 caused a concrete sl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/07/2019 - 11:13

  9. Killings Of Water Activists Quadrupled In 2018

    2 Aug 2019- 09:53 by TWD Staff LONDON, United Kingdom Human rights watch-dog Global Witness has launched its 2018 annual investigative report on attacks on "defenders" of land and environmental rights.  According to "Enemies of the State? H ...

    TWD Staff - 08/26/2019 - 10:43

  10. UK Government Campaign Urges Citizens To "Love Water"

    2 Aug 2019- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom A new effort designed to raise awareness of the importance of water has been launched as part of a UK government Year of Green Action that aims to help people to connect with, protect and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/02/2019 - 10:18

  11. England, Wales Water Sector Regulator Demands Environmental Improvements, New Capital Investment, Reduction In Customer Prices

    22 Jul 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The Water Services Regulation Authority (Ofwat) of England and Wales has announced a sweeping price review for 14 of the 17 water companies it regulates. The plan demands improvement in the environment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2019 - 07:26

  12. It's Raining Ants!

    19 Jul 2019- 13:11 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Huge swarms of flying ants in the south of England have appeared on a weather forecast map looking like rain. Large numbers of what the Met Office described as "insect clutter" were record ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2019 - 13:11

  13. Queen's Jam-makers Blamed For Local Water Problems

    17 Jul 2019- 12:18 by Local Press Report TIPTREE BBC News A jam factory that supplies the Queen has caused problems with water pressure on a newly-built neighbouring estate, families living there have claimed. People on the Nine Acres estate in Tiptree, E ...

    Local Press Report - 07/17/2019 - 12:18

  14. England / Wales: Water Utility Shareholders Could Lose Dividend Perks

    13 Jul 2019- 08:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The Water Services Regulation Authority of England and Wales (Ofwat) has announced new measures that impose requirements on water companies to strengthen their financial resilience. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 08:20

  15. England Plays Catch Up On Water Resilience

    12 Jul 2019- 10:49 by Local Press Report EXETER Radio Exe The University of Exeter and South West Water have been awarded £10.5 million to fund a new research centre. Research England has announced the funding for The Centre for Resilience in Environment, ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:50

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