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Whakatāne long-term plan targets five priorities

RNZ 21 Apr 2021
Water infrastructure, transportation including roading, waste management, upgrading council offices and rates - these are the five big issues the Whakatāne District Council will tackle in its long-term plan ... Water infrastructure ... The majority of this, $207m, will be used for the day-to-day running of the district's water infrastructure ... Transport.
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Border deaths

Dawn 21 Apr 2021
These drivers were among those transporting fuel through the Pakistan-Iran border. They didn’t have access to food and water and had been stuck there for more than 10 days ... They have virtually no access to water and food. Images coming from the area show the Baloch drivers digging wells in search of water.
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Franchini sees more road investment, electric cars in near future

The Daily Gazette 21 Apr 2021
Franchini, 65, who as executive director of the Capital District Transportation Committee is the region’s top transportation planner, will be retiring in July, he announced this week ... The current federal transportation funding bill, the FAST Act, expires in September ... Whalen appointed him city commissioner of water.
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Companies try to meet demand for safer water

China Daily 21 Apr 2021
Demand for safer and cleaner drinking water is soaring in China on consumer concerns about health and safety at home, offices and restaurants. Younger consumers are showing a stronger desire for improved water quality, a recent report found ... In the high-altitude region, it requires long routes to transport water and recycle waste.
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Water supply project plays key role in HK

China Daily 21 Apr 2021
By the end of last year, the project had supplied Hong Kong with 26.6 billion cubic meters of water, more than 1,900 times the volume of West Lake in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province ... The central government immediately took the initiative to build a water-transporting project to provide a long-term solution to Hong Kong's fresh water supply problem.
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FORCE Family Office Hosts Earth Day Symposium

Finger Lakes Times 21 Apr 2021
NEW YORK, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Thursday, April 22 at 11.00 AM EDT, FORCE Family Office is excited to host a series of discussions highlighting companies that are developing and deploying technologies to reduce and eliminate carbon emissions and remediate the issue of water scarcity ... The second is Energy And Water Development Corp (OTC.
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George Floyd tweet apology from Welsh Labour minister

BBC News 21 Apr 2021
Mr Waters, a deputy minister for transport in the Welsh Government, posted his comments on Twitter while watching BBC television's Ten O'Clock News, which was covering the jury's verdict live on Tuesday night ... Mr Waters later deleted the post, saying ... "Lee Waters' tweet was highly inappropriate, ill-judged and thoughtless.
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Shutters down as Delhi cooperates to ward off Covid

The Times of India 21 Apr 2021
Government officials and those of autonomous bodies, PSUs and municipal corporations and people engaged in police, emergency services, electricity, water and sanitation, public transport and other essential services have been expempted to ensure uninterrupted delivery of public services.
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‘Good news on the horizon’ on travel and summer holidays, says Coveney

The Irish Times 21 Apr 2021
He was speaking at the launch of the Government’s Be Summer Ready public safety campaign which is focusing on water safety ... So we are asking everyone to be alert to water safety.” ... She said given the restrictions on international travel there will likely be increased levels of activity on the coastline and on water this summer.
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14 projects follow international panel's recommendations for maritime decarbonisation

Straits Times 21 Apr 2021
Meanwhile, multinational companies ABS Group and NOV will be partners in studying how best to store, recover and transport green ammonia, a renewable fuel made from sunlight, air and water. Altogether, 14 projects had taken shape by Wednesday, even before the Ministry of Transport ...
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Shell trial of hydrogen fuel cell for ships among projects planned for maritime decarbonisation

Straits Times 21 Apr 2021
Meanwhile, multinational companies ABS Group and NOV will be partners in studying how best to store, recover and transport green ammonia, a renewable fuel made from sunlight, air and water. Altogether, 14 projects had taken shape by Wednesday, even before the Ministry of Transport ...
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Company asks for pause in Memphis oil pipeline dispute

Hickory Record 21 Apr 2021
The council’s ordinance would establish a board to approve or deny construction of underground pipelines that transport oil or other potentially hazardous liquids near wells that pump millions of gallons of water daily from the Memphis Sand Aquifer ... and the local water company.
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U.S. Coast Guard Vessels, Aircraft Locate and Interdict 23 Cuban Migrants Near Florida Coast

Space Coast Daily 21 Apr 2021
80% increase in migration activity since January ... (U.S. Coast Guard image). (U.S ... (U.S. Coast Guard image) ... Most times, these vessels are dangerously overloaded, actively taking on water, and are ill-equipped to safely transport any number of people ... Once aboard a Coast Guard cutter, all migrants receive food, water, shelter, and basic medical attention ... .
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Legislative update: Prove it, Governor

HJ News 21 Apr 2021
Idaho has sovereignty of its water resources and benefits from the multi-use system that provides transportation of commodities, fish and wildlife habitat, recreation, hydropower, flood control, and irrigation.”.
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Biden dispatches Cabinet members to sell infrastructure plan

The Hill 21 Apr 2021
... total spent on fixing existing transport.ADVERTISEMENT ... Buttigieg pointed to surface transportation, Regan toward water infrastructure, Fudge indicated upgrading existing public housing and Raimondo said the CHIPS Act, which would bolster domestic semiconductor manufacturing.
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