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Beaver dam Municipal Court recently released the names of the following individuals who have open warrants through the court.
The state agency was required to issue a water quality certificate, which lays out how Morrisville operates the three dams, as part of the utility's relicensing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Demolition of the Willow Grove Park dam in Lisbon has begun, with an excavator from RiverReach Construction of Barberton making quick work of the structure.
Penang water authorities are on alert mode but all they can do is twiddle their thumbs.
The Klamath River Renewal corporation (KRRC) is seeking approval to have the dams removed. Those dams, owned by Pacific Power, are: J.C.
The company, based out of Morristown, N.J., purchases and operates hydroelectric dams throughout the company. Purlee said the company owns and operates more than 60 hydroelectric dams. It wasn't until last year that the dam came under Eagle Creek ...
LAKE Chivero, a key source of water for Harare, started spilling early this week along other major dams across the country following incessant rains that have pounded Zimbabwe for a greater part of two weeks.
How would you bath, cook or get around to do anything without water? Photographer and videographer Johnny Miller, who's funded by Code for Africa, shared drone footage to show the state of the Theewaterskloof dam, which he say is the largest reservoir ...
One of four flood control dams along the Lower Running Water Draw watershed and the closest structure to Plainview is in line for almost $3.3 million in ...
The devastating human cost of the Samarco dam disaster in Brazil will not be quickly resolved, despite the prospect of BHP Billiton and Vale settling a multi-billion dollar civil claim, according to a special United Nations adviser.
LAKE Chivero, a key water source for Harare, reached full capacity early this week along with other major dams countrywide following incessant rains that have pounded Zimbabwe for the past two weeks.
Estabrook Park dam on the Milwaukee River would be demolished later this year following a transfer of ownership from Milwaukee County to the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District.
The Dawt Missouri Preservation Society, a not-for-profit group, is seeking bids for the removal of Dawt dam, according to a published report.
Sure, Site C can replace fossil fuels, but at what price? A capital-intensive dam is the worst thing to build as backup for intermittent resources such as solar, wind or run-of-river, because the major expense - debt interest - carries on when the ...

"Surrendering the license does not mean dam removal," said Cote's co-facilitator, Joanna Tourangeau, adding that it is possible for one entity to own the dams, while another operates them, if power generation is to continue, under KLPD, or some other ...
The Teles Pires Hydropower Company won a Sustainability prize for a dam that ruined Indigenous communities and a sacred site, and harmed a fishery.
LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - An official ground-breaking for a new National Forest Service fire station near Lake Isabella marks the "kick off" of the construction phase for improvements to the dams on Isabella Lake. The existing fire station ...
Hanover Borough Council is still deliberating whether to decommission or upgrade the Sheppard-Myers dam on Impounding dam Road. Repair costs would number anywhere from $4 million to $7 million, while decommissioning the dam would cost less, but ...
Proposed changes to Alna's Head Tide dam have won selectmen's support, but the board will ask a lawyer before sending the offer to town meeting in March.
The long-awaited Tokwe-Mukosi dam in the arid southern Masvingo, financed by government at a cost of nearly $260 million, has started collecting water after ...
The Water and Sanitation Department is still waiting for the rainy season to end before reviewing the current water restrictions.
Political leaders have urged the State government to take steps to stop construction of six check dams across Bhavani river by the Kerala government, saying the ...
Four of the municipality's six dams were below 50 percent, while the Berg River dam was at 53.5 percent and the Upper Steenbras dam at 71 percent. The least full dam was Theewaterskloof, at 36.8 percent. Limberg said if the trend continued, it could ...
A group of Egyptian lawyers and political activists are preparing a lawsuit to challenge President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi's preliminary agreement on Ethiopia's Nile dam project. The agreement which asserted Ethiopia's right to build the Grand Ethiopian ...
BHP Billiton and Brazilian miner Vale have struck a preliminary agreement with Brazilian prosecutors, which lays out a path for a future settlement of the largest legal claim eminating from the Samarco dam disaster. The dam disaster killed 19 people in ...
The major source of portable water for Harare, Lake Chivero, is now spilling following the incessant rains that continue to hit various parts of the country.
A group of Egyptian lawyers and political activists are preparing a lawsuit to challenge a preliminary deal agreed by Egyptian president Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on ...
ENOUGH water to fill up Ross River dam is expected to flow from the Burdekin and out to sea over the next two weeks as Townsville once again pays the price ...
Newport Public Works Director Tim Gross said at the time that it wasn't an issue of the dam deteriorating, but rather that construction standards when the dams were built didn't account for seismic activity. The lower dam was built in 1951, and the ...
While parts of South Africa have been receiving large volumes of rainfall over December and January, The Department of Water and Sanitation has urged ...
As a result the legislation this year would spend $96.5 million from the special "dams and reservoirs" account: Water Development Account III.
Developers and governments usually overlook how dams impact communities during the planning phase, before the dam is actually built.
A search is happening right now in the area of the Taylorsville dam for a 15-year-old boy who is reported to be missing. A Vandalia police dispatcher could only confirm that the search is occurring.
Palakkad: The Siruvani dam constructed across the Siruvani river, 48 km from Palakkad in the Muthikulam forest, to exclusively supply drinking water to Coimbatore city and the adjoining areas has dried up cutting off the drinking water supply.
An underwater camera has confirmed that an ice blockage at the intake of the Aishihik hydro facility caused the power outage south of Whitehorse Tuesday ...
Nay Pyi Taw authorities are planning a 50 percent increase in the area of land set aside for summer paddy growing this year, according to an official from the ...
Blue skies will give way to storm clouds, gusty winds and snow this week as storms arrive in Northern California. The three storms will not bring as much rain as last week's series of storms, according to the National Weather Service, but additional ...
Before the dam became operational, the village was expropriated and its 25 residents were evacuated to an area that was to remain outside the area that would be affected by the dam. The villagers were also reimbursed after they transferred their deeds.
Windhoek - The combined water levels of the three dams providing the central areas with water stood at a mere 7.4 percent this week.
The increase in water levels comes as a relief for most Bulawayo residents who endured 72 hours of water shedding per week towards the end of last year.
Gerald Karwowski began his bottle collecting in the bottom of the Root River when the old Horlick dam washed out in the early 1960s.
Water rushes through open bays on the Conowingo dam on the Susquehanna River near Conowingo, Md., Friday, Sept. 9, 2011. Officials opened bays to alleviate pressure on the dam from the river, which is swollen with rain from the remnants of Tropical ...
The snow alone isn't a problem, but if it melts and can't get through the dam, the water can pool and seep back upward into shingles or shakes.
... dams for 30 years. Last May, a federal judge rejected the government's fifth plan to manage endangered salmon and ordered the three federal agencies responsible for dams to prepare a new plan and take a hard look at all options, including dam removal.
KOTA KINABALU: The state government is in the final stages of its feasibility studies on the proposed controversial Kaiduan dam, said Deputy Chief Minister Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan. Pairin, who is also state Infrastructure Development Minister ...
They then stripped the bill of a provision allowing DHEC to regulate small dams that pose a risk to other dams and a requirement that dam owners notify downstream residents of a possible breach. Dam owners instead would be required to contact DHEC and ...
Four of the municipality's six dams were below 50 percent, while the Berg River dam was at 53.5 percent and the Upper Steenbras dam at 71 percent. The least full dam was Theewaterskloof, at 36.8 percent. Limberg said if the trend continued, it could ...


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