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"Agro Yes, Mining No": Peru Farmers Block Pan-American Highway As Major Copper Extraction Project Approved
16 Jul 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Lima, Peru A strike by farmers in Peru’s Islay Province continued into a second day July 16, as protests continue against Southern Copper’s $1.4 Billion USD Tia Maria mining project. Hundreds of farmers have b ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 10:04
16 Jul 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SACRAMENTO, CA California's Department of Conservation ordered oil giant Chevron July 13 to immediately "take all measures" to the stop the flow and "prevent any new surface expressions&quo ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 07:51
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
13 Jul 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore The June 27 deadline for financially stressed Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd and its “white knight” Utico FZC (UAE) to reach an investment deal has passed, but a joint ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 07:56
13 Jul 2019- 06:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US President Donald Trump's administration is considering a veto of defense spending legislation which seeks to address PFAS chemical contamination of water resources. The Whi ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 06:27
12 Jul 2019- 10:59 by Local Press Report SAO PAULO Yahoo News Shares of Sabesp rallied to a record high after Sao Paulo State Governor Joao Doria said privatizing the water utility is still the “best option” if Brazilian lawmakers approve a bill that faci ...
Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:59
12 Jul 2019- 10:48 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Bloomberg India’s steelmakers, more accustomed to securing raw materials such as iron ore and coal, are keeping another key resource in their sights: water. Two of India’s biggest steelmakers-- JSW Steel ...
Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:48
12 Jul 2019- 10:47 by Local Press Report WARRINGTON BBC News A total of 100,000 listening devices are to be installed underground by United Utilities to detect leaks. The North West water company said acoustic loggers would listen for sound waves and set ...
Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 11:01
10 Jul 2019- 08:18 by OOSKAnews Info ALMERE, Netherlands Netherlands-based MUD Jeans is to receive $1.1 Million USD from green investment specialist DOEN Participaties and a north Holland sustainable development fund to improve the amount of recycled cott ...
OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:18
10 Jul 2019- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Info NOVOBIRISK, Russia Toxic water covering an ash dump from a coal power generating plant in Novosibirsk, Russia, has turned an eye-catching turquoise blue that has led to media attention in recent weeks. Photographs of w ...
OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:15
Australia Taxpayers' Funding Of Murray-Darling Basin Corporate Expansion Labeled "A National Disgrace"
8 Jul 2019- 10:51 by Local Press Report MELBOURNE ABC News (Australia) Australian taxpayers have given a huge corporation more than $40 million, enabling it to expand irrigation in the Murray-Darling Basin under an environmental scheme that has been label ...
Local Press Report - 07/08/2019 - 10:58
8 Jul 2019- 10:53 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The News Minute In a relief to Chennai residents, the private water tankers who had announced an indefinite strike from Monday dropped the plan after authorities intervened. The Tamil Nadu Water Lorry Owners ...
Local Press Report - 07/08/2019 - 10:53
8 Jul 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUCSON AZ, United States New research from the University of Arizona has determined that streamflow in US rivers has declined by as much as 50 percent since large-scale pumping began in the 1950s. The study, re ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/08/2019 - 07:26
3 Jul 2019- 12:05 by Local Press Report CAMBRIDGE Money Saving Expert Letters sent to tens of thousands of households seemingly from their water company requesting an urgent response are actually from maintenance firm HomeServe, which has been accused of ...
Local Press Report - 07/03/2019 - 12:05
3 Jul 2019- 12:09 by Local Press Report PURCHASE NY The New York Times Instinctual aversion to water in a can highlights a challenge facing one of the world’s biggest beverage companies, PepsiCo, as it seeks to persuade consumers to embrace a new product ...
Local Press Report - 07/03/2019 - 12:09