Water Tables Falling and Rivers Running Dry

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July 24, 2007. As the world’s demand for water has tripled over the last half-century and as the demand for hydroelectric power has grown even faster, dams and diversions of river water have drained many rivers dry. As water tables fall, the springs that feed rivers go dry, reducing river …

EurActive: Trade and Industry

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July 16, 2007. Competitiveness impact of EU emissions trading scheme. Concerns about the loss of industrial competitiveness remain one of the major barriers to setting more robust carbon dioxide mitigation obligations on industrial sectors in the EU, observes a March 2007 report from the Climate Strategies group.