Monday 22 December 2014

GCC eyes Arabian Sea for safer water supplies

Gulf Cooperation Council countries (GCC) are planning a joint water supply system that takes seawater from outside the Gulf and distributes drinkable water across member states, an official at the GCC Secretariat General said. Sca


Tri-Tech wins $8.3m Qatar water contract

Tri-Tech Holding, a provider of turn-key water resources management, wastewater treatment and pollution control solutions, said it has won a $8.3 million contract to provide a seawater desalination unit in Qatar. Under the terms of th


High radiation ‘due to partial meltdown’ of N-plant

The high level of radiation in water flooding the basement of a reactor at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is likely due to a partial melting of fuel rods after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, the government said on Monday.


Radiation spikes in seawater near Japan plant

Radioactivity levels are soaring in seawater near the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant, Japan's nuclear safety agency said on Saturday, two weeks after the nuclear power plant was hit by a massive earthquake and tsunami. Even as engineers

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