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  1. Chile: Senate Rejects Water Rights Constitutional Reform

    13 Jan 2020- 08:26 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Prensa Latina The Chilean Senate's decision to reject the idea of legislating a constitutional reform to enshrine water as a public good was described as a national disgrace on Thursday. The text rece ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:40

  2. Spain Will Host COP25 After Chile Backs Out; Trump Initiates US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

    7 Nov 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an offer from the Government of Spain to host United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) from December 2-13, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 08:00

  3. Moody's: Water Availability Is An Increasing Operational Risk To Mining Sector

    29 Sep 2019- 04:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States New analysis from credit rating agency Moody's outlining key risks for mining companies suggests that the combined effect of stricter environmental regulations and tighter contr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/29/2019 - 04:14

  4. Troubled Lake Malawi Transfer Project Continues To Struggle

    28 Sep 2019- 01:25 by Local Press Report LILONGWE The Times Group Investigations have revealed that despite signing $400 million (about K300 billion) Salima- Lilongwe Waterway Project with Khato Civils, government is now no longer interested in the ventur ...

    Local Press Report - 09/28/2019 - 01:25

  5. Chile Doubles Down On Weak Glacier Protection Regime

    24 Sep 2019- 05:50 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining.com Representatives of Chile’s ruling party Chile Vamos defended this weekend a government proposal to allow mining companies to operate on rocky glaciers that are not listed in the national system ...

    Local Press Report - 09/24/2019 - 05:50

  6. Antofagasta, BHP Partner On Desal For Chile's Zaldivar Mine

    26 Mar 2019- 06:07 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining News Agency Antofagasta needs access to water for the future development of its Zaldivar copper deposit, which is near BHP`s Escondida mine, the world`s largest copper mine. Zaldivar`s size, however ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2019 - 06:07

  7. Chile Files Water Infraction Charges Against Lumina Copper

    20 Feb 2019- 10:49 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining.com Chile's Superintendency of the Environment (SMA) filed charges against Lumina Copper on Tuesday for infractions to the provisions established in its Resolutions of Environmental Rating (RCA ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2019 - 10:49

  8. Customers With Illegal Water Connections to be Arrested

    4 Dec 2017- 11:36 by Local Press Report BLANTYRE Malawi 24 Blantyre Water Board (BWB) has said it will start taking to police customers who makes illegal water connections to steal water within its supply area. According to BWB, apart from charging penalt ...

    Local Press Report - 12/04/2017 - 11:36

  9. Patagonia: Energy Companies Relinquish Water Rights to Two Rivers

    10 Nov 2017- 09:21 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO International Rivers In a fitting end to an extended struggle, energy companies Endesa and Colbún have agreed to return water rights to the Baker and Pascua rivers to the Chilean government and desist from ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2017 - 09:21

  10. Court Decision "Soon" on Santa Cruz Megadams

    7 Nov 2017- 07:20 by Local Press Report PUERTO VARAS Patagon Journal The Santa Cruz River is born from the pureness of three glaciers in the Andes and flows unimpeded for 385 kilometers (240 miles) before merging with the Atlantic Ocean. But this magnific ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2017 - 07:20

  11. No Feasibility Study Yet for Lake Malawi to Lilongwe Pipeline

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LILONGWE Nyasa Times There has been no feasibility study yet for the construction of water pipeline from Salima to Lilongwe to tap water from Lake Malawi, Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) who owns the contract has confir ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  12. Borehole-gate: Ghost Water Points in Malawi

    21 Oct 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report LILONGWE Nyasa Times A multi-million dollar UNICEF funded project meant to provide safe and potable water in Karonga district through the provision of boreholes is mired in controversy almost four years after compl ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2016 - 08:53

  13. Chile’s Environmental Regulator Brings Charges Against Los Pelambres Mine

    18 Oct 2016- 09:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile Chile's environmental regulator, SMA, on October 13th announced plans to bring nine charges against Antofagasta Minerals’ Los Pelambres copper mine in the Coquimbo Region for failing to co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/18/2016 - 09:31

  14. Five Decades of Pollution in Chile’s Quintero-Ventanas Bay

    7 Oct 2016- 11:46 by Local Press Report QUINTERO Mongabay In the past, the Quintero-Ventanas bay was very active and busy. But, three major oil spills have affected the bay since 2014, with discharges exceeding 38,000 liters. In addition, government studi ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2016 - 11:46

  15. Enel Sees Decision Soon on Chile Hydro Project

    5 Oct 2016- 11:25 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Reuters A decision will likely be made this year or next year at the latest on the future of a controversial hydro-power project in southern Chile, Enel Chief Executive Francesco Starace said in an intervie ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2016 - 11:25