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  1. UAE's Masdar May Invest In Israel Water Projects

    21 Oct 2020- 05:58 by Local Press Report DUBAI S&P Global Platts UAE clean energy firm Masdar may invest in renewable projects in Israel, its CEO said Oct. 19, as the Gulf country seeks to expand its commercial ties with its partners in a peace agreem ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 05:58

  2. US Hydropower Industry, Environmentalists Collaborate In Healthy Rivers Initiative

    19 Oct 2020- 08:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States The US hydropower industry and environmental and river conservation communities are to collaborate on a “shared task” that will “chart hydropower’s role in a clean energy future in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:16

  3. Five Year Strategic Plan For Zambezi River Authority

    18 Oct 2020- 08:08 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Zwnews Zimbabwe and Zambia have launched the Zambezi River Authority ZRA’s five year strategic plan for the period 2020-2024 anchored on the need to strengthen the jointly owned organization’s role in water ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:08

  4. Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Mingachevir Dam Targeted (Reports)

    15 Oct 2020- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAKU, Azerbaijan The Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office said 11 October that Armenian armed forces had carried out a missile attack on the Mingachevir Hydroelectric Power Plant in Azerbaijan, Russian stat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 07:57

  5. DiCaprio Supports Suspension Of Hydropower Development In Bosnia And Herzegovina

    14 Oct 2020- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina Fimstar Leonardo DiCaprio has added his voice to a movement challenging construction of small hydropower plants in the Balkans.  The campaign, launched by WWF, calls for suspen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2020 - 09:43

  6. India PM Has Unusual Ideas About Using Wind Turbines To Extract Water From Air

    15 Oct 2020- 07:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India In a video conversation between India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and CEO of Denmark’s Vestas Wind Systems, Henrik Andersen, Modi speculated that wind turbines could produce water out of th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 07:33

  7. Egypt, Ethiopia Leaders Address Contentious Dam In UN Statements

    4 Oct 2020- 08:04 by Staff- Water Diplomat New YORK NY, United States In addresses to September’s seventy-fifth session of the General Assembly of the United Nations, the leaders of Ethiopia and Egypt have described their countries’ respective positions a ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/08/2020 - 14:42

  8. USAID Supports Regional Water Cooperation In Central Asia

    4 Oct 2020- 08:18 by Local Press Report NUR-SULTAN US Embassy Kazakhstan The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced the launch of a new five year, $24.5 million regional water program, USAID’s Regional Water and Vulnerable Environ ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2020 - 08:34

  9. Infrastructure Data Observatories For Latin America And Caribbean

    29 Sep 2020- 07:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has announced the launch of data observatories to collect and disseminate crucial, timely information that will advance the development of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  10. Massive New Hydro Plant Planned For Cameroon

    23 Sep 2020- 05:17 by Local Press Report YAOUNDE Africa Briefing Cameroon will build a $3bn hydro-power plant as part of an ambitious plan to make the central African nation an exporter of electricity by 2035. The 810MW Grand Eweng project on the Sanaga R ...

    Local Press Report - 09/23/2020 - 05:17

  11. Record Flooding Threatens Nigeria Sugar Harvest

    23 Sep 2020- 05:19 by Local Press Report MINNA This Day The National Sugar Development Council (NSDC) has raised the alarm that the N60 billion sugar investment project in Sunti Golden Sugar Estate (SGSE) in Niger State is reportedly threatened by floods ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:12

  12. World Should Rapidly Embark On Climate-Smart Security Strategy

    23 Sep 2020- 07:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Actors from across the security and climate fields came together at A Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) High-Level Panel on Water Diplomacy, "Together for Climate-Smart Securi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  13. Catastrophic Decline In Freshwater Biodiversity Requires Urgent Global Action

    10 Sep 2020- 04:54 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland Humanity’s destruction of nature is having catastrophic impacts on wildlife populations, human health and all aspects of our lives, reveals  WWF’s Living Planet Report 2020. This loss of biod ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  14. USEPA Relaxes Black Coal Plant Water Waste Rules

    8 Sep 2020- 06:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Trump administration has confirmed  that it is scaling back regulations introduced under President Obama that were designed to limit the levels of toxic materials in coal plants ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 09:55

  15. GERD Talks Fail To Reach Consensus; US Plans Aid Withdrawal To Pressurise Ethiopia

    2 Sep 2020- 08:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat Addis Ababa, Ethiopia The latest round of negotiations among Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam did not reach consensus on legal and technical differences before conc ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:38