Tag: drought

Apple, orders at risk: production in China struggling with Covid and drought

There zero Covid strategy launched by China for some time now, it continues to cause headaches to the large companies that manufacture their products...

UK farmers’ fields dry out amid heatwave and drought

In 48 years of farming, Sam Jones has not seen anything like it.The award-winning farmer who runs a 205-hectare family farm near Redditch, Worcestershire...
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Europe’s drought could be the worst in 500 years, warns researcher

The European Commission Joint Research Centre (EC-JRC) has warned that the current drought could be the worst in 500 years.And it has predicted that...

More than 100 French towns without drinking water amid ‘historic drought’

More than 100 towns in France have no more drinking water and must receive deliveries by truck, France's ecological transition minister said while visiting...
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France faces third heatwave of the summer amid severe drought

France is facing its third heatwave this summer with temperatures expected to rise from 38 to 40°CTwenty-six départements in the country are on “orange...

Feeling the heat: the cost of Italy’s worst drought in decades

I arrived at Milan's Garibaldi Train Station on a torrid July evening. It was 20.00 CET and the temperature was still a suffocating 34ºC. The...
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