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Haryana govt to explore possibilities to re-use treated waste water in agriculture

By : editor_2, Jul 19, 2018

The Haryana government would explore possibilities to re-use treated waste water from various sewage treatment plants in agriculture, horticulture, thermal power plants and other places, state...

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1.5 lakh farmers to get grant for solar pumps: Haryana Minister

By : editor_2, Jul 9, 2018

Haryana Minister of State for Renewable Energy Banwari Lal said today that the state government would bring a scheme, under which, about 1.50 lakh farmers would be given a grant for solar...

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Novel material can remove pollutants from water

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 7, 2018

Scientists have identified absorbent materials that can help soak up pollutants found in urban waste water in less than 24 hours.

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Gujarat government launches policy to reuse treated waste water

By : editor_2, May 29, 2018

The Gujarat government today unveiled its 'Reuse of Treated Waste Water Policy' which aims to reduce the state's dependence on fresh water sources like the Narmada river.

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Survey of India to aid National Mission for Clean Ganga using GIS technology

By : sustainabilityo..., May 8, 2018

The National Mission for Clean Ganga has brought on board Survey of India to facilitate Ganga rejuvenation using GIS. To aid the mission, SoI will map the entire stretch of the Ganga using GIS...

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Kerala govt mulls promotion of 'green habitat' concept

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 4, 2017

Amid concerns about unscientific construction practises, the Kerala government is considering promoting a 'green habitat' concept giving thrust to eco-friendly and reusable building materials,...

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Cabinet nod to climate change policy in Maharashtra

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 11, 2017

The state cabinet has given its approval to the state’s climate change adaptation policy on Tuesday that focuses on developing the environment friendly villages and cities in the state. The...

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Water conservation programme for Budelkhand to be launched tomorrow

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 28, 2017

The Centre has planned an extensive water conservation programme for drought prone areas of Bundelkhand (Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh), Marathwada (Maharashtra) and Kalahandi, Bolangir and...

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Mumbai airport goes green: replaces water in urinals with ammonia-breaking bacteria

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 27, 2017

Mumbai’s Chhattrapati Shivaji International Airport recently adopted a method to reduce the use of water in its urinals and cleaning of floors. In the process, the airport has managed to save...

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Ford’s Supply Chain Environmental Management Program On Track to Save 550M Gallons of Water, 500,000 MT Carbon Emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 16, 2017

Ford is expanding its program that helps suppliers improve their environmental management, growing the Partnership for A Cleaner Environment (PACE) program company participants to more than 40...

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