Monthly Archives: May 2011

Stronger Efforts Needed to Reduce Nitrate Pollution in Mississippi River Basin

18 May, 2011 - By

Despite growing concern over the last two decades about the low-oxygen “dead zone” that emerges each summer in the fisheries-rich Gulf of Mexico, the nitrate pollution at the root of the problem continues to rise. That’s the upshot of a study just released by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), which monitored nitrate trends at eight key […]

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OPIC Opens Southeast Asia Investment Conference – Jakarta, Indonesia

15 May, 2011 - By

Stella Thomas, Managing Director of Global Water Fund, speaks at OPIC Conference in Jakarta, Indonesia 2011. JAKARTA, Indonesia – Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono today joined Elizabeth Littlefield, President and CEO of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), in opening OPIC’s Access to Opportunity in Southeast Asia, an international investment conference enabling U.S. companies to pursue […]

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