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Kerala government plans to restrict use of water by PepsiCo

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 9, 2017

Kerala government on Wednesday said it plans to further restrict groundwater use by soft drink major PepsiCo at Palakkad in view of severe drought in the state.

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Water levels at 91 Indian reservoirs at 41% of storage capacity

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 8, 2017

Water levels in India’s 91 major reservoirs were at 41% of their storage capacity, the government said in a statement on Tuesday.

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Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board to sell treated domestic waste water

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 3, 2017

For the first time, the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB) is offering treated domestic waste water from its Sewerage Treatment Plants (STP) for sale....

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Subject Tags: industry news , STP , water

USD 4 Billion Market Potential of ZLD across 5 Industries by 2020 in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 17, 2017

March to Sustainability: Zero Liquid Discharge, an in-depth market assessment report, quantifies the market opportunity for ZLD at USD 4 billion (INR 270 billion) across five water intensive and...

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NGT orders inspection of sugarcane crushing units in UP

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 14, 2017

The National Green Tribunal has directed inspection of 'kolhus' used for crushing sugarcane in Uttar Pradesh after a plea alleged that these "unregulated" units were major contributors to air...

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Subject Tags: Industry , NGT , pollution , water

Maharashtra State approves Rs 990 crore river restoration project

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 30, 2016

The state cabinet on Tuesday approved the Rs 990.26 crore Mula-Mutha river restoration project. Called 'Pollution abatement of rivers Mula-Mutha in Pune', it will be the biggest sewage treatment...

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Graphene Solar Absorber Could Enable Cheap Thermal Desalination

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 23, 2016

To those uninitiated to the costs of thermal desalination of water, the idea of simply vaporizing water to take out the impurities seems like it would offer a limitless supply of fresh water...

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Ford Aims to Reduce Water Use 72%, to Zero Potable Water Use in Manufacturing

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 18, 2016

Ford is aiming to reduce its use of the world’s most precious resource – water – by nearly three-fourths as it takes its next step toward using zero potable (drinking) water for vehicle...

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IFC’s PaCT and VF Corporation Partner to Reduce Water, Energy and Chemical Use in Textile Factories in Bangladesh

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 13, 2016

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, are working together to enhance the long-term competitiveness...

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Govt to focus on reducing water, power use by half in 20 years

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 4, 2016

Reducing water and power use by half and promoting renewable energy and public transport are "key elements" of the government's urban development strategy for the next 20 years, according to a...

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Subject Tags: power , water